Patna: Bihar BJP president CP Thakur on Saturday demanded for special fund for purchase of medicines for kala-azar patients.

"I have asked for constituion of a special fund in every state to take care of kala-azar," Thakur told reporters here.

Thakur said he had a meeting with the Prime Minister and Union Health Minister on increase of cases of kala-azar in Bihar.

(Agencies)

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