In Uttar Pradesh, more than 5.40 lakh people have benefited from the Central Government’s Ayushman Bharat Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana. The state government itself has given this information on Tuesday. This number is before the second wave of corona virus. The main objective of this scheme is to provide treatment up to Rs 5 lakh to the people of poor and vulnerable families in government and private hospitals, due to which the state government has spent about Rs 449 crore.
The Yogi Adityanath government paid a total of ₹ 449 crore to the hospitals where patients living in UP were treated under the Ayushman Bharat Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana. According to the data of the UP government, so far 2,646 hospitals are associated with this scheme, out of which 1,544 are private hospitals. 6.32 crore sick people have been identified so that the benefits of this scheme can be taken properly, while golden cards have been made for 1.10 crore destitute people.
Orphan kids To will get 5 lakh rupees of help
The state government said that last month, Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a meeting on COVID measures across the country, where he announced that children orphaned by the pandemic would be helped under the PM-JAY scheme with a health insurance cover of Rs 5 lakh. will be given.
PM-JAY world of from all big Health Insurance Plan
According to the information, Ayushman Bharat Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana was launched on 23 September 2018. At the same time, this is the world’s largest health insurance scheme of the center, due to which 5 lakh rupees per families are available for treatment in public and private hospitals in the country.