Beneficiaries of Ayushman Bharat scheme to receive letter from PM
Monday, July 9, 2018, 10:51 PM
Beneficiaries of the Centre's flagship medical insurance scheme Ayushman Bharat will receive a letter from Prime Minister Narendra Modi informing them about its benefits. Through the Ayushman Bharat-National Health Protection Scheme, the government aims to provide a coverage of Rs 5 lakh per family annually to more than 10 crore poor households. The letters will also have the photograph of Modi.
Paswan calls for doorstep delivery of grains to stop Starvation Deaths
Saturday, June 30, 2018, 8:59 AM
The Centre asked state governments to provide home delivery of subsidised foodgrains to beneficiaries in order to avoid cases of starvation deaths. Union Food Minister Ram Vilas Paswan asked states to make a list of beneficiaries who haven't procured ration for three months to identify people who need home delivery due to physical disabilities or old age.