NEW DELHI: As many as 8,35,089 beneficiaries have been verified on March 14 under the ‘Aapke Dwar Ayushman’ marketing campaign, the very best in a single day for the reason that launch of the Ayushman Bharat Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana scheme, the National Health Authority mentioned on Tuesday.
The Aapke Dwar Ayushman initiative was launched on February 1 with an intention to confirm eligible beneficiaries under the scheme.
Another goal of the initiative is to create large-scale consciousness of the scheme amongst beneficiaries residing throughout the nation particularly in distant areas, the National Health Authority (NHA), the apex physique liable for the implementation of the scheme, mentioned in an announcement.
Issuance of Ayushman playing cards will allow beneficiaries avail free healthcare providers as much as Rs 5 lakh per household per yr.
However, beneficiaries can stroll to the empanelled service suppliers with none card to avail providers.
“Aapke Dwar Ayushman marketing campaign has recorded a brand new excessive of 8,35,089 beneficiaries verified in a single day on 14 March, which is an all-time excessive in a single-day report since launch of the Ayushman Bharat Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (AB PM-JAY) scheme,” the NHA assertion mentioned.
Ayushman card provides confidence to an eligible beneficiary to say their proper to free well being care providers under the scheme, it acknowledged.
The Aapke Dwar Ayushman drive is efficiently working in Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Punjab, Uttarakhand, Haryana, Jammu and Kashmir amongst different states, in response to the assertion.
A complete of 1.2 crore Ayushman playing cards have been generated this yr.
It is predicted that others states will quickly be part of the drive, the assertion mentioned.