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Wednesday, 23 September 2015

Swavlamban Health Insurance Scheme

****"Swavlamban Health Insurance Scheme” for persons with disabilities***

The Trust Fund for Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities under the Department of Empowerment of People with Disabilities, Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, signed MoU with the"" New India Assurance  Company Limited"" on 21 September for providing affordable Health Insurance Scheme “Swavlamban Health Insurance Scheme” for the Persons with Disabilities (PwDs)


(1) -- The scheme has been designed to deliver comprehensive cover to the beneficiary as well as his family (PwD, Spouse & up to two children) has a single premium across age band and can be availed by PwDs aged between 18 years and 65 years.

(2)-- Family annual income of less than Rs. 3,00,000 per annum.

(3) -- Ensures coverage of any pre-existing condition and a health Insurance cover up to Rs. 2, 00,000 per annum as family floater