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- Rising life expectancy large proportion of population will become vulnerable to chronic Non Communicable Diseases (NCDs)  such diseases typically require expensive treatment - So, dual problems  Rising costs of managing NCDs and injuries + communicable diseases still major health challenge, both in terms of mortality and disability - Estimated no of deaths in India (WHO, 2008): NCDs (53%); CDs (37%); Injuries (10%)

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