new Delhi. Nowadays, most money is spent during treatment and due to Coronavirus Pandemic, this crisis has deepened. Many people have become unemployed because of the lockdown. In such a situation, it is very difficult to arrange the money for such expensive treatment. Due to this, the government launched Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (PMJAY), the Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana, to provide convenience to the people. Which included 1300 diseases like corona and cancer. Under this, the government will help you an amount of 5 lakhs. It will cover all the expenses from investigation and medicine to hospitalization etc.
More than 13,000 hospitals across the country have been covered under the scheme. Under this scheme, every family will get health insurance benefits of Rs 5 lakh per year. This will benefit more than 50 crore people. It is considered one of the largest health insurance plans in the world.
How can you take advantage of the scheme
To take advantage of this scheme, beneficiaries will be given a card, which will have a QR code. They can be admitted by scanning it. More than 2.50 lakh common service centers have been built in the country. You can get detailed information of the scheme from here. Apart from this, if there is no name in the scheme, they can also get information at these centers. The government has also issued a helpline number 14555 for the people. The list of applicants selected under this scheme is sent to the Panchayat, District Headquarters and ASHA workers. You can check your name there. The National Health Agency has deployed 14,000 Arogya Mitras to hospitals so that maximum number of people can get benefit under the scheme. Also you can see all the procedures by visiting the website https://mera.pmjay.gov.in.