Rs 5L free health insurance for Covid-hit kids

Rs 5L free health insurance for Covid-hit kids

Union Information Minister Anurag Thakur today said that children affected by Covid-19 will get free health insurance up to Rs 5 lakh till they attain the age of 18 and the premium will be paid by the government through PM CARES. - File photo

Tribune News Service

New Delhi, August 4

Union Information Minister Anurag Thakur today said that children affected by Covid-19 will get free health insurance up to Rs 5 lakh till they attain the age of 18 and the premium will be paid by the government through PM CARES. The insurance would be given under Ayushman Bharat, Thakur said.

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