J&K introduces free of cost, cashless Rs 5 lakh health cover for every family

Jammu and Kashmir Union Territory (UT) government announced to introduce free cost and cashless Rs 5 lakh health cover for every family with nation-wide portability, an official spokesman said.

He said Mr Subrahmanyam chaired the 3rd meeting of Governing Council of Ayushman Bharat- Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (AB- PM JAY) and reviewed the functioning of the scheme, besides, taking stock of arrangements being made to roll out Jammu and Kashmir Health Scheme (JKHS) on Tuesday.

Administrative Secretaries of departments of Finance, Health & Medical Education and Labour & Employment along with CEO Ayuhsman Bharat-PMJAY, Director, SKIMS and Principal, GMC, Srinagar were present in the meeting.