Tag Archives: Department of Social Welfare

Ayushman Bharat Scheme: Check your eligibility

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday rolled out the ambitious Ayushman Bharat–Pradhan Mantri Jan Aarogya Yojana (AB-PMJAY) in Ranchi, Jharkahnd. The insurance scheme aims to provide an annual health cover of ₹5 lakh per family for secondary and tertiary care hospitalization. The programme, which will benefit about 100 million poor ...

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Pradhan Mantri Matru Vandana Yojana (PMMVY)

After initial hiccups in implementing the maternity benefit programme Pradhan Mantri Matru Vandana Yojana (PMMVY), the government has finally made some headway and provided cash incentives to nearly 23.6 lakh beneficiaries out of an estimated 51.6 lakh a year. The scheme was approved by the Union Cabinet in May 2017 ...

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