प्रधानमंत्री आवास योजना Prime Minister Awas Yojana (PMAY)
माननीय प्रधानमंत्री ने राष्ट्र की स्वतंत्रता के 75 वर्ष पूर्ण हो जाने पर वर्ष 2022 तक सभी के लिए आवास की परिकल्पना की है। इस उद्येश्य की प्राप्ति के लिए केन्द्र सरकार ने एंक व्यापक मिशन "2022 तक सबके लिए आवास" शुरू किया है। 25 जून 2015 को प्रधानमंत्री श्री नरेन्द्र मोदी ने इस बहुप्रतीक्षित योजना को प्रधानमंत्री आवास योजना के नाम से प्रारम्भ किया है।
Hon’ble Prime Minister envisioned housing for All by 2022 when the Nation completes 75 years of its Independence. In order to achieve this objective, Central Government has launched a comprehensive mission “Housing for All by 2022”. This much awaited scheme has been launched by the Prime Minister of India, Sh. Narendra Modi on 25th June, 2015 as Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana.
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Saturday, May 20, 2017

Spreading Benefit of Health Insurance Schemes:Unstarred Question in Rajyasabha

Spreading benefit of health insurance schemes

(a) the estimated population in the country which is getting benefited with various health insurance schemes being run by general insurance companies; and
(b) whether Government has taken any steps to provide the benefit of these health insurance schemes to more and more population of the country and if so, the details thereof''?


GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF  FINANCE
RAJYA SABHA
UNSTARRED QUESTION NO-2168
ANSWERED ON-21.03.2017
Spreading benefit of health insurance schemes
2168 . Shri Sanjay Seth

(a) the estimated population in the country which is getting benefited with various health insurance schemes being run by general insurance companies; and
(b) whether Government has taken any steps to provide the benefit of these health insurance schemes to more and more population of the country and if so, the details thereof''?

ANSWER

THE MINISTER OF STATE IN THE MINISTRY OF FINANCE

(a) and (b): As per Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI), the total number of lives covered under any type of Health insurance policy during the Financial Year 2015-16 were 35.89 crore.

Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojana (RSBY) is being implemented by Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. This scheme provides cashless financial protection for affordable, equitable and effective health care to all Below Poverty Line (BPL) families along with 11 other categories of unorganized workers i.e. Building and other construction workers, licensed Railway Porters, Street Vendors, MGNREGA workers, Beedi Workers, Domestic Workers, Sanitations Workers, Mine Workers, Rickshaw Pullers, Rag Pickers and Auto/Taxi drivers. In addition to RSBY, several State Governments are implementing Government sponsored health insurance schemes for the BPL population in their respective states. The total number of persons covered under RSBY so far is 3.55 crore across the country. 

The IRDAI has been carrying out a sustained campaign to create awareness about insurance, rights and duties of policyholders etc. through various media channels. With a view to improving people’s understanding about insurance, IRDAI launched an exclusive consumer education website www.policyholder.gov.in

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Source: Rajyasabha
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