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Everything you need to know about ‘Ayushman Bharat Scheme’
Government Schemes, India

Everything you need to know about ‘Ayushman Bharat Scheme’

On September 23rd, 2018, the Modi-led government launched India’s most ambitious public health insurance scheme yet: the Ayushman Bharat– Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (AB-PMJAY). What is Ayushman Bharat Scheme? The scheme covers free hospital treatment for rural and urban poor, for up to Rs. 5 lakhs per family. It covers 10.74 crore poor families and there is no upper limit on the family size. The scheme is entitlement-based, so there is no enrolment process or premium that beneficiaries must pay. Transactions are also cash-free, so beneficiaries need not go through the trouble of waiting for reimbursement from the government, but simply find their name on a database of beneficiaries and avail the healthcare services they are entitled to. Each empanelled hospital shall have an “Ayush
Is the economy of India doing better under Modi?
Analysis, India

Is the economy of India doing better under Modi?

The economy of a country is one of the most important criteria of development. The economy of a developing country like India has experienced many changes throughout the years and has impacted its people as well as the economies of different countries that are connected through globalisation. The government of India has always tried to form a budget that best satisfies its people and allocation of resources is done in the best possible way. As Indian economy still needs a lot of improvement, the working of government in economic sector holds importance. Each government’s steps taken in the economy changes it to a certain level. To analyse the economy under different governments, let’s see the condition of the economy before 2014 (UPA government) and since 2014 (NDA government). Let's see i