Ayushman Baharat Yojana Beneficiaries List 2018 – 10 Crore Beneficiaries Identified

, , Leave a comment

Ayushman Baharat Yojana Beneficiaries List 2018 – Recently, the Central Government had launched the Ayushman Bharat Yojana Modicare scheme for the people of the nation. Under this universal health insurance scheme, the central government will provide an insurance coverage to about 10 crore poor families (50 crore citizens).

Ayushman Baharat Yojana Beneficiaries List 2018

Under the Ayushman Bharat Yojana National Health Protection Scheme (NHPS), the government will provide a cashless treatment of upto Rs 5 lakh per year to all families whose name appears in SECC BPL List 2018. In the union budget 2018-19, the central government has already announced that under this universal health insurance scheme, the selection of beneficiaries will be done on the basis of SECC-2011 data.

In this article, I am providing the complete list of urban and rural beneficiaries which is to be prepared on the basis of SECC-2011 Data.

Under Atushman Bharat Scheme, the insurance coverage will be provided to the secondary and tertiary hospitalization procedures in public and private empaneled hospitals. The Central government will prepare a database of the selected beneficiaries which will include all the details of deprived families. After that, these families will have to apply online for Ayushman Bharat Yojana 2018 to get the medical insurance benefits.

On 14th April, PM Narendra Modi inaugurated the first wellness center in Jangla, Bijapur, Chhattisgarh.

Ayushman Baharat Yojana Beneficiaries List 2018

There are a total number of 24.9 Crore families in India out of which about 17.79 crore families are living in rural areas whereas 6.52 crore families are living in urban areas. As per the announcement made in the Union Budget 2018-19, Ayushman Bharat Yojana will target a total number of 10.74 crore poor, deprived rural families and the identified occupational category of urban workers.

Apar from this, these beneficiaries are identified through the Socio-Economic and Caste Census – SECC-2011 Data. We have provided a description of the eligible beneficiaries which are included in this National Health Protection Scheme (NHPS) below –

Ayushman Baharat Yojana Beneficiaries List 2018

Ayushman Bharat Yojana Rural Beneficiaries
A) Households without shelters, destitutes, beggars, manual scavengers and primitive tribes (Automatic Category)1.6 million
B) Landless Casual Labourers54 million
C) SC / ST, families without adult members, disabled and families led by women with no male members21.6 million
I. Total Number of Rural Families Covered (A+B+C) = 77.2 million
Ayushman Bharat Yojana Urban Beneficiaries
A) Rag pickers23,825
B) Beggars47,371
C) Domestic Workers6,85,352
D) Street Vendors8,64,659
E) Construction Workers / Plumbers / Masons / Security Guards / Coolies / other head load workers1,02,35,435
F) Sweepers / Sanitation Workers / Malis6,06,446
G) Home based Workers, Artisans / Handicraft workers / Tailors2,758,194
H) Transport Workers, Cart pullers, Rickshaw pullers2,773,310
I) Electricians / Mechanics / Assemblers / Repair workers1,199,262
J) Washermans / Chowkidars4,60,433
II. Total Number of Urban Households Covered (A+B+C+D+EF+G+H+I+J) = 19.7 million
III. Already Covered Under RSBY and Not Mentioned Above = 2.2 million
Total Number of Ayushman Bharat Beneficiaries (I+II+III) = 99 Million

The Central Government is also planning to cover the whole population of the country under this universal health insurance scheme after the successful implementation of this scheme for BPL Families.

Number of Beneficiaries Under Ayushman Baharat Yojana Beneficiaries List 2018

The Indian Government will also upgrade 1.5 lakh Sub Centers and Primary Health Centers as Health and Wellness Centers (HWC) for providing a comprehensive healthcare to the people of the nation. Let we inform you that there is no income limit, cap on family size and age limit to avail the benefits of this health insurance scheme.

Watch Video

Download My Government Schemes Mobile App and get daily updates of State & Central Government Schemes & Sarkari Yojana on Your Smartphone. Thank You!


Leave a Reply