Health Insurance Scheme for Economically Weaker People
For Senior Citizens of age 60 years and above, an additional top-up package up to Rs. 30,000 per senior citizen per year, has already been implemented w.e.f 01.04.2016.
The Scheme is proposed to be launched w.e.f. 01.04.2017.
The Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare, Sh J P Nadda stated this in a written reply in the Rajya Sabha here today.