The National Health Policy (2017) aims to eliminate tuberculosis by 2025, by achieving and maintaining a cure rate of more than 85% in new sputum positive patients and reduce incidence of new cases.

Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India

The objective of the National Health Policy is to improve health status through concerted policy action in all sectors and expand preventive, promotive, curative, palliative and rehabilitative services provided through the public health sector with focus on quality.