Essay-Health and Education Should be Free for All SSC CGL Tier 3 I SSC CHSL Tier 2
As Confucius said, “If your plan is for one year, plant rice. If your plan is for 10 years, plant trees. If your plan if for 100 years, educate children.”
Health and education form the stepping stones for building a successful nation. No country can rise if these two elements are compromised in any way. But the million-dollar question is that if these two are so critical, then should they come with a price tag?
Health and education go parallel with each other. Without one, the zenith of the other cannot be achieved. Our constitution guarantees health-care and education to all citizens, without any discrimination, in fundamental rights and Directive Principles of State Policy. The underprivileged and deprived classes should be provided free health-care to make their living better and free education to improve their standard of living.
Even after seventy years of independence, more than a quarter of our population is illiterate and a large chunk of the..