Director of National Institute of One Health Post at Nagpur Created 

  • The Union Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, has approved the creation of a post at the level of Scientist H (pay level 15) as Director of the National Institute of One Health, Nagpur. 
  • The Director will also serve as the Mission Director for the multi-ministerial and multi-sectoral National One Health Mission for integrated disease control and pandemic preparedness. 
  • The annual financial implications of the creation of this post are approximately Rs.35.59 lakhs. 
  • The Director will also serve as the mission director for the multi-ministerial and multi-sectoral National One Health Mission. 
  • The National One Health Mission will help India achieve integrated disease control and pandemic preparedness by institutionalizing the One Health approach. 
  • The mission will leverage the ongoing/planned programs of different Ministries/Departments by fostering collaborations to address health holistically and sustainably.
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