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Insurance cover for all school children in Kerala

Posted on Jan 27, 01:46PM | UNI

School children in Kerala will be brought under accident insurance coverage.

In an official release here, Finance Minister K M Mani said all the children from the first to tenth standards in the government and aided schools in the state would be brought under the insurance coverage from the next academic year on wards.

He said under the scheme, a compensation of Rs 50,000 would be provided for accidental deaths and Rs 10,000 for serious injuries.