Bihar to launch insurance scheme for the downtrodden

The Bihar government will launch an insurance scheme for the downtrodden from the next financial year, Health minister Ashwani Chaube said.

Updated: Mar 22, 2011, 19:34 PM IST

Patna: The Bihar government will launch
an insurance scheme for the downtrodden from the next
financial year, Health minister Ashwani Chaube said on Tuesday.
"Poor people from all sections will be covered under
the proposed insurance scheme," he told reporters here.
A roadmap for implementation of the scheme has been
prepared by the health department and the scheme will be
implemented from the next fiscal year beginning, April 2011.

PTI