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Tripura settles claims worth Rs 49 crore under PM JAY benefitting over 1 Lakh

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Agartala: As the entire country is set to observe the third anniversary of Ayushman Bharat Yojana, Tripura has so far settled claims worth Rs 49.08 crore under the Pradhan Mantri Jana Arogya Yojana (PM JAY) in the last three years directly benefitting over one lakh population of the state.
Speaking on the issue, one of the officials said, as of now over 14 lakh beneficiaries of the state have been given Ayuhsman Bharat e-Card helping them to avail the benefit of insurance cover up to Rs 5 lakh for the family. “This is a big achievement for us. Giving benefits to more than 1 lakh people in a state like Tripura is a big thing. And, our track record in settling claims is also far ahead than the national average. In the national level average of claim settlement stands at 32 per cent whereas in Tripura it is 85 per cent,” said the source.
The source also said that now the benefit of the insurance is being availed by the people from outstation hospitals also. “Not less than 487 people have accessed treatment and the insurance cover from outstation hospitals. This means people are now moving towards the Ayushman empanelled hospitals. The total amount paid to outstation hospitals under the scheme stands at Rs 1.33 crore,” said the source.
As per the available data, 87,564 beneficiaries received treatment under General Medicine, more than 8,000 beneficiaries got treated for cancer and above 3,000 deliveries were done under the scheme.

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CPIM veteran Bijan Dhar passes away  

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Agartala: Tripura Left Front convenor Bijan Dhar breathed his last morning at a private hospital in Kolkata on Monday.

Dhar, was airlifted to Kolkata after his health deteriorated while undergoing treatment at GB hospital in Agartala.

Earlier, CPIM state secretary Gautam Das succumbed to COVID-19 after fighting for almost a month.

Dhar was the former CPIM state secretary and was appointed as Left Front convenor after the 2018 assembly election defeat.

Dhar was on ventilation for almost two weeks and his health condition was stable. However, in the last 48 hours his health condition deteriorated and he breathed his last in the wee hours on Monday.

The CPIM leaders are preparing to bring his mortal remains to Agartala by an evening fight later today.

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