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TB related stigma continues to pose challenges in all TB control activities. This needs to be dealt with across multi-layers in the TB care cascade and requires psycho-social interventions that are patient-centered as well as health provider-centered. This article analyzes the reasons for stigma related to TB, gender biases and the possibility of active case finding perpetuating stigma. It also makes recommendations on the way forward in addressing TB related stigma. Click here to read the article.