Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, 2006. 15 p.
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India. National AIDS Control Organisation
India. Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
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The national AIDS control policy principally aims at the following strategy for prevention and control of the disease:- Prevention of further spread of the disease by(i) making the people aware of its implications and provide them with the necessary tools for protecting themselves. (ii) controlling STDs among vulnerable sections together with promotion of condom use as a preventive measure (iii) ensuring availability of safe blood and blood products; and (iv) reinforcing the traditional Indian moral values among youth and other impressionable groups of population. II. To create an enabling socio-economic environment so that all sections of population can protect themselves from the infection and families and communities can provide care and support to people living with HIV/AIDS.III. Improving services for the care of people living with AIDS in times of sickness both in hospitals and at homes through community healthcare.
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