HEALTHCARE LANDSCAPE:   Healthcare sector in the country is estimated to be US$ 100 billion and expected to grow at over 20{3163b34706130b4e1cf64e8c1b910e982a843cab25723611cf66e26b48765851} over the next 5 years. There is high dispersion in penetration and quality of healthcare infrastructure across provinces. Key drivers of the sector include rising income and ageing population, explosion of lifestyle diseases, medical tourism and increasing penetration of insurance cover

INVESTMENT CLIMATE: FDI inflows across the healthcare segments stood over US$ 14 billion. Improvement in healthcare infrastructure and cost competitiveness will additionally help medical tourism grow

CHALLENGES: Additional 3 million beds needed for India to achieve the target of 3 beds per 1,000 people by 2025 which would entail capex of US$ 50 billion. Additional 1.5 million doctors and 2.4 million nurses required to meet the growing demand for healthcare