Atal Amrit Abhiyan in Assam – Health Insurance Scheme


Government in Assam State is going to initiate Atal Amrit Abhiyan, A health insurance scheme which will give coverage against five critical diseases. “Himanta Bihwa Sharma”  – Assam Health Minister as announced this scheme on 20 September. Every member of the household in Assam will be insured for a sum of up to Rs. 2 Lakh per year under this scheme.

A beneficiary can avail the benefit of free treatment up to Rs. 2 lakh every year in hospitals across the country in cases of five critical illnesses, which includes cancer, kidney, burns and any forms of heart surgery and neuron surgery.

Atal Amrit Abhiyan Objectives List

Atal Amrit Abhiyan a health insurance scheme in Assam aims  at providing health insurance coverage of up to Rs. 2 Lakh to the state residents of each house their. The Atal Amril Abhiyan health insurance scheme would cover treatment for five critical Diseases such as for cancer, kidney disease, brain and heart-related ailments and burn injuries. People suffering from these diseases would be able to get treatment at all govt and CGHS empaneled hospitals for up to Rs. 2 Lakh.

Atal Amrit Abhiyan Process of Insurance Cover

Process of Insurance cover people are getting under this scheme is as follows-Under the scheme, the government would provide unique identification number and a health card to each beneficiary. The scheme will be free for the BPL families. The smart cards will be distributed by April 1st, 2017.

The smart card can be availed by paying just Rs. 100 to avail the scheme benefit. The card will be issued to each individual of the household separately. The annual renewal cost of the smart card would also be Rs. 100.

Points To Focus –

Total ConvergeUp to RS 2 lakh

Coverage will be available

Up to Five Critical Disease
Date of Health/Smart Card Distribution1st April 2017
Cost of Health/Smart CardRS – 100/- Only per person
Funding By Government on Health Insurance SchemeRS 200 Crore
Five Disease DetailCancer, kidney disease, brain and heart-related ailments and burn injuries
Scheme Rolling Out in State1 April 2017


The state government would bear an additional burden of Rs. 200 crore to implement the scheme in the state. The govt. also trying to empanel more hospitals under the scheme so that the residents can avail the treatment without much problem.

The state govt will provide one time financial assistance of Rs. 1 Lakh to the patients suffering from these five diseases till the Atal Amrit Abhiyan is launched. The scheme will be rolled out from April 1 next year and it will be on individual basis.


37 Responses

  1. Sanjay Kerketta

    December 26, 2016 5:45 am

    where to download the atal Amrit Abhiyan application form for heart surgery of my one and half year child.

  2. Binoy Kumar Bordoloi

    December 26, 2016 8:31 am

    The insurance scheme will certainly help both bpl and apl .Thanx to the Govt,and concerned Ministers….

  3. Usha Dey

    December 26, 2016 8:37 am

    we are unable to get this fourm as Health & family welfare minister told us it will be available from today onwards

  4. Bapan Debnath.

    December 26, 2016 10:00 am

    Atal ji ki 93 ba janmadin par yea Atal amrit abhiyan scheme assam ki janata ke liye bohut bora thofa. Sarbananda Sonowal & Himanta Biswa Sharma jindabad.

  5. Purna

    January 3, 2017 8:54 am

    Please Guide Me Where to Apply & how do i download the form of Atal Amrit Abhiyan Health Insurance Scheme.


    July 2, 2017 8:53 am

    Dear sir , I have received the ID insured card of ATTAL AMRIT ABHIJAN but unfortunately it has misprinted i.e. my image and address is removed horizontally.

    As it is belongs to future planing purpose,may it faces any undesirable problems ?

    I want to send the scan copy of ID card to trace it .( PLEASE PROVIDE A POSSIBLE MAIL-ID TO COMPLAIN)

  7. Pratap

    July 3, 2017 2:26 pm

    For applying Go to your Gram/Gaon Panchayat office with your ID card and BPL/Ration Card of your family.

  8. Mridul

    July 3, 2017 3:11 pm

    Please inform where and how to apply for this scheme and what is document required for apply this scheme…? plz reply


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