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In the following passage, there are blanks, each of which has been numbered. These numbers are printed below and against each, some words are suggested as options. Identify the one that fits each blank appropriately
Decades ago, China (1) the concept of ‘barefoot doctors’. They were community healthcare workers who successfully (2) the health of China’s villages. Following this example, many African, Asian and Latin American countries have started (3)programmes. The largest of such community health efforts is India’s National Rural Health Mission. In (4) over three years, the programme has mobilized over fifty thousand new community health workers, each (5) as ‘Asha’. This is short -for ‘Accredited Social Health Activist’ and translated into Hindi is the word (6) hope.
Today technology companies and foundations are also joining the (7) to support community health workers, Mobile phone companies are (8) these workers with phones and support systems to obtain up to date medical information, call ambulances etc. In the (9) years, ‘community health workers can thus help (10) the spread of many devastating but curable diseases.
Test Name: Cloze Test-10