National Health Protection Scheme Launched By Modi Govt To Benefit Poor Families: Narendra Modi Government has launched the National Health Protection for the poor people of the country on the day of Independence of 2017. Which is already broad and announced in the current financial year budget. As per the Modi speech, under this scheme, the govt will give average coverage of 1 lakh per person. This will assist them to accelerate faster than other health insurance policies.
Below is the complete detail of health schemes launched by the Narendra Modi Government in the year 2017:
The national health projection scheme is an insurance policy launched by the Modi govt for poor people can get insurance coverage up to 1lakh. According to the policy people who belong to the poverty line or are financially weak, they will get these benefits.
Main Aim of the National Health Scheme
- The main aim of the scheme is to give financial support to those people who have lost their family member any accident or natural disasters;
- To protect the person from health disease or major health issues due to an accident.
- As per, the finance minister’s expenditure there around 10 crore BPL families and other weaker groups will get benefited from this scheme.
The total budget allotment of this scheme is Rs. 24 crores, In the first place the health minister announced the maximum coverage is Rs 30 thousand per person. But as MP Modi has mentioned in the revised Coverage the amount is Rs 1 lakh maximum per person to boost up the scheme rapidly.
The time duration of the scheme is set as five years maximum. According to the report if needed govt will increase the budget as well.
Scheme – National Health Protection Scheme
Launched- 2017 Budget
Launched by – Central health ministry
Beneficiaries- BPL Family
Maximum Coverage- 1 lakh
Total budget – RS. 24 Crore
Time Duration – 5 years