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Question Hour: People have cancer because of their sins, says Assam health minister Sarma

Himanta Biswa Sarma, Health Minister of Assam, has stirred the hornet’s nest. Sarma has claimed that some people suffer from life-threatening diseases such as cancer because of sins committed in the past. His comments have evoked sharp reactions from various quarters, and cancer patients.

Updated : 23 November 2017, 11:10 PM