Ayushman Bharat Yojana Latest News 2024: Great news for all Ayushman cardholders! The Ayushman Bharat Yojana has now doubled the amount of coverage you can receive. Instead of ₹5 lakh, you are now eligible for ₹10 lakh worth of free medical treatment. We are here to provide you with detailed information about this scheme, so make sure to read this article thoroughly. In this article, we will explain the Ayushman Bharat Yojana Latest News 2024 in great detail so that you can take full advantage of its benefits.
Additionally, it’s important to mention that the Ayushman Bharat Yojana Amount Double scheme also provides special benefits to pregnant women. Under this Ayushman Bharat Yojana Latest News 2024, every pregnant woman is entitled to medical insurance of ₹9,000. Through this Ayushman Bharat Yojana 2024, economically and socially disadvantaged individuals can avail of the Ayushman card and reap its benefits.
Ayushman Bharat Yojana Latest News 2024 [New Changes]
Let me inform you that the government has made some changes in Ayushman Bharat, in which earlier the citizens were only given a benefit of 5 lakh rupees, but now it has been increased. Now, citizens are provided with 10 lakh rupees for medical treatment, which is a significant increase from the previous amount. Through this scheme, even those 40 crore people who do not currently have health insurance can be included.
- Through this Ayushman Bharat Yojana Latest News 2024, economically weaker individuals are provided health insurance coverage of up to 10,00,000 rupees annually.
- Under this scheme, there is no age limit restriction for insuring family members in the insurance coverage.
- If a person was or is already sick, they will also be covered under this scheme.
- More than ten crore people and their families will benefit from this scheme.
- To avail of the benefits under this Ayushman Card scheme 2024, any individual can register at any government or private hospital.
- All expenses incurred before and after the patient’s admission will be provided by the government under this scheme.
- Pregnant women will receive a subsidy of up to 9000 rupees under this scheme.
- Children, elderly individuals, and women are also included in this scheme.
Eligibility for Ayushman Bharat 5 Lakh rs scheme?
- This Ayushman Bharat 5 Lakh rs scheme will provide benefits to all poor families who have not yet been included in any health insurance scheme.
- Ration card holders can also avail the benefits of this scheme.
- Families of CSC holders can also avail the benefits of this scheme.
- People involved in agricultural work, self-employed individuals, daily wage earners, employees of cab companies like Ola and Uber, delivery drivers for companies like Zomato and e-commerce operators, food business operators, etc., who work in all types of companies can avail of the benefits of this Ayushman Bharat 5 Lakh rs yojana.
- Approximately 70% of the country’s population is covered by some form of health insurance, and preparations have been made to include the remaining 30% in the new Ayushman scheme.
Current news regarding this Ayushman Bharat Scheme 2024
- The central budget for FY24 allocated ₹7,200 crore for Ayushman Bharat, and this number could increase to approximately ₹15,000 crore in FY25.
- The Ministry of Health has requested ₹1.1 trillion from the Ministry of Finance for the financial year 2015, which is 23% higher than the ₹89,155 crore in the financial year 2014, said one of the two officials quoted above, both of whom spoke on the condition of anonymity.
- In the FY23 budget, ₹86,200 crore was set aside for the Ministry of Health. Spokespersons for the Health and Finance Ministries remained unanswered by the time of the press.
- Health schemes have helped the Bharatiya Janata Party win in four out of the five recently held state elections.
- The success and popularity of state-led health schemes, along with increased insurance coverage under Ayushman Bharat, the officials quoted above said.
download the Ayushman app and the ‘Aadhaar Face Read’ app
Under the AB-PMJAY scheme, we are pleased to announce that the Ayushman cards will now be delivered directly to your doorstep, free of charge. This means that you no longer have to go through the hassle of visiting a nearby center, hospital, or office. To make this process even more convenient, we have introduced a user-friendly portal and mobile app. Simply visit our portal at https://beneficiary.nha.gov.in/ or download the Ayushman app and the ‘Aadhaar Face Read‘ app from the Play Store on your Android device.
Once you have done that, follow these simple steps:
- Open the ‘Ayushman Bharat app’ and select the ‘Beneficiary‘ option.
- Enter your registered mobile number and log in using the OTP.
- Then, choose your state (Chhattisgarh), and scheme (ration card), and search by family ID in your respective district.
- Enter your ration card number as the family ID and initiate the search. The app will provide you with the details of all your family members.
- If your name is displayed in green, congratulations! You can proceed to download your Ayushman card. If your name is displayed in orange, don’t worry. You can still apply for the Ayushman card 2024.
We hope that this new process will make it easier for you to access the benefits of the AB-PMJAY scheme. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to secure your health and well-being. Download the app and get started today!