The present BJP government under the leadership of Shri Narendra Modi has done enough to improve the health care of the country and the government efforts seems to be bringing colours. Whether it’s providing free health care services to the people or vaccinating around 2 crore people a day, this BJP is hellbent in doing every possible thing in order to protect the lives of people in this nation.

Ayushman Bharat Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana was launched by the Prime Minister , Narendra Modi on 23rd September, 2018. After the completion of 3 years, this Yojna appears to be a big success. Ayushman Bharat Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana also referred to as Ayushman Bharat National Health Protection Scheme is a national public health insurance fund of the Government of India that aims to provide free access to health insurance coverage for low income earners in the country. Roughly, the bottom 50% of the country qualifies for this scheme.The programme is part of the Indian government’s National Health Policy and is means-tested. It was launched in September 2018 by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.

Ayushman Bharat Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana provide free and cashless healthcare services up to Rs 5 lacs per family per year. All pre-existing diseases are covered from day 1 of hospitalization. Cover Includes 1,669 procedures covering costs related to surgery, medical & day-care treatments, cost of medicines & diagnostics etc.

Currently, 33 States/ UTs are implementing AB PM-JAY have further expanded the beneficiary base to 13.44 crore families (64 crore individuals).As on 18th September 2021, approx. 16.48 Crore individual beneficiaries have been verified and provided with Ayushman cards. On an average, approximately 50 beneficiaries are verified per minute.Since the launch of the scheme on 23rd September 2018, over 2.2 crore hospital admissions worth Rs. 26, 316 crores have been authorized across the country till date. At least 28 authorised hospital admissions take place per minute under the scheme.So far, a network of approx. 28,000 public and private hospitals have been empanelled with AB PM-JAY across the country. On an average, 20 hospitals are empanelled per day. Women account for 47.5% of total authorized hospital admissions. General medicine, obstetrics & gynaecology, general surgery, medical oncology and ophthalmology are among top specialities and procedures availed by the women beneficiaries under the scheme.

The BJP Government is constantly trying to improve the health care quality of this vibrant country. They came up with brilliant health related schemes that did great in this area.


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