Lakshadweep, J&K’s Budgam now tuberculosis free, informs Health Minister

New Delhi, Apr 13 (ANI): Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan on April 13 informed that Lakshadweep and Jammu and Kashmir’s Budgam are now tuberculosis free. “We have now declared one union territory - Lakshadweep and one district in Jammu and Kashmir - Budgam as tuberculosis free. I think this is a landmark achievement to begin with and I think it has already set the tone for a TB-free India by 2025,” said Union Health Minister.