New Delhi: The Labour Ministry has extended benefits of a scheme to provide health insurance facilities to domestic workers.
"The Ministry of Labour and Employment has extended the Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojana (RSBY) to domestic workers," the ministry said in release.
The main objective of this strategy is to inform the beneficiaries regarding enrollment procedures and benefits of the scheme.
Under the scheme, smart card based cashless health insurance cover of Rs 30,000 per annum is provided to a family of five, the release said.
First Published: Wednesday, June 13, 2012, 23:27