Health and environmental sanitation in India: Issues for prioritizing control strategies

Ganesh S. Kumar, Sitanshu Sekhar Kar, Animesh Jain

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Environmental sanitation is a major public health issue in India. Recent interventional studies on environmental sanitation in India highlighted the importance of prioritizing control strategies. Research related to the appropriate cost-effective intervention strategies and their implementation in Indian context is a big challenge. This paper discusses various intervention strategies related to environmental sanitation in India and emphasizes to prioritize it according to the need of country.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)93-96
Number of pages4
JournalIndian Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 01-09-2011


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health

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