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SATYAMEV JAYATE: Does Aamir Khan deserve a Bharat Ratna?
Bihar’s health minister wants the actor to be bestowed with India’s highest civilian award and seeks his support for Bitia Bachao campaign
Is Aamir Khan eligible for the India’s highest civilian award, the Bharat Ratna? Bihar’s Health and Family Welfare minister Ashwini Kumar Choubey wants the honour for the actor-filmmaker, as he is very impressed with how Aamir presented the issue of female foeticide on the first episode of his TV show, Satyamev Jayate. But does Aamir deserve the award? Click here to read more
SATYAMEV JAYATE episode 4: Aamir Khan tackles fraudulent medical practices
The intelligent actor casts light on a slew of scandalous exercises ailing our healthcare system
Low on tears but high on shocking value, Satyamev Jayate’s fourth episode dealt with horrendous medical practices forthrightly. Right from the deceitful ‘Basin’ blood test to the ‘cut percentage’ offered by pharmaceutical companies, and from astronomical fees students have to shell out to pursue medicine to drug mafias casting a wicked web of incentives to pocket more profits – Aamir Khan daringly portrayed a vicious cycle that is deteriorating our basic healthcare system without pointing an accusing finger at anyone. Click here to read more