RSBY launched in Karnataka
Future Generali India Insurance, a global insurance group, on Tuesday announced that it launched the Rashtriya Swastha Bima Yojana (RSBY) programme in Amalapur, Bidar District, Karnataka on Sunday.
Future Generali became the first company to start the enrolments in Karnataka. Future Generali had secured the tender for one cluster consisting of 6 districts in Karnataka for implementation of the Rashtriya Swastha Bima Yojana.
The objective of RSBY is to provide cashless hospitalization benefits to BPL families with beneficiaries entitled to hospitalization coverage up to Rs. 30,000.
Shreeraj Deshpande, Head - Health Insurance, Future Generali India Insurance, said, "Every citizen in this country should have access to health insuarnce coverage and the government is committed to this cause.
"Enrolling people in rural areas is a difficult and complex activity and requires working closely with the government. It is our honour to be associated with this project and it will be our endeavour to cover as many people under this scheme".
(Posted on 18-02-2014)