Punjab is among the top states of the country which has seen major developments in past few years. All because of Punjab government Punjab economy has increased a lot. SAD-BJP government is continuing its pro-people approach has extended the free health treatment benefit under its unique Bhagat Puran Singh Sehat Bima Yojna to the hard working community of farmers, small traders having less than Rs. One crore turn over and registered construction workers.
Government is fully committed to the welfare of the farming community instrumental in contributing about 30-35% of food grains procured for the Central Pool. It is lead to development organization in the nation to feeds millions of hungry people. Free health treatment-cum- insurance scheme under the name of “Bhagat Puran Singh Sehat Bima Yojana” has been introduced for providing health insurance cover of Rs. 50000/- per annum per family plus Rs. 5 lacs cover for accidental death and complete disability for Head of the family of 28.90 lakh blue card holders families, 11 lac “J Form” holder farming families, 2.33 lakh small traders and 2.32 lakh construction workers. This scheme would give a big relief to the people of unprivileged sections by providing them the quality health care services that too free of cost.
Beneficiaries would be issued the smart cards which would enable them to avail the benefit of cashless health care facilities up to Rs 50,000 per annum in 214 government and 216 empanelled private hospitals in the state. This is the help designed for the public awareness. It can potentially save lives. It can contribute to your happiness. It is conducted to check their well being. They have the potential to completely transform rural life.