Karnataka Arogya Bhagya Scheme for BPL and APL Families
The Karnataka State Government will provide health service under its ambitious scheme named ‘Arogya Bhagya Scheme’ to everyone, without any discrepancy among APL and BPL card holders.
For this, the Karnataka government will provide universal health card to avail the benefits of the Arogya Bhagya scheme. After the approval of this new scheme by the cabinet, it will be introduced all over Karnataka. According to the sources, about 1.3 crore families will be the beneficiaries of the revised scheme.
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The main motto of this scheme is to provide best healthcare service to the government as well as private hospitals. Previously, there was a lack of clarity on which disease can get free service. But now the health ministry has standardized the benefits of this new scheme.
According to the health minister K R Ramesh Kumar, there are several existing health services like Yashaswini, Rajeev Arogya Bhagya etc, the state government is spending nearly Rs 1,030 crore to integrate all such schemes under one platform.
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