In Haryana, the Golden Record cards being made under Ayushman Bharat Yojana would  also be made  in Saral Sewa Kendras and Antyodaya Sewa Kendras for the convenience of people of the state.

January 10, 2019
  • Chandigarh, Jan 9 – In Haryana, the Golden Record cards being made under Ayushman Bharat Yojana would  also be made  in Saral Sewa Kendras and Antyodaya Sewa Kendras for the convenience of people of the state.
  • A proposal to this effect has been approved in the 4th meeting of Governing Body of Ayushman Bharat Yojana held under chairmanship of Chief Secretary, Mr. D.S. Dhesi, here today.
  • Apart from this, it was decided that ‘Chaupal Par Charcha-Jeevan Ke Rang Ayushman Ke Sang’ would involve Saksham Yuvas in activities to spread awareness among people in rural areas under Ayushman Bharat Yojana.
  • It was informed in the meeting that 307 hospitals have so far been empanelled under this scheme in the state including 215 private and 89 government hospitals. Apart from this, applications of 178 hospitals are under process for empanelment. The Chief Secretary was informed that Ayushman Bharat Yojana was launched in Haryana on August 15, 2018. About 15.50 lakh families in the state are being covered under the scheme and it would benefit about 75 to 80 lakh people.
  • Those present in the meeting included Additional Chief Secretary, Health and Family Welfare Department, Mr. Rajiv Arora, Additional Chief Secretary, Medical Education and Research Department, Mr. Amit Jha, Principal Secretary, Finance Department, Mr. T.V.S.N Prasad, Principal Secretary, Housing Department, Mr. Shrikant Walgad, Principal Secretary, Electronics and Information Technology Department, Mr. Ankur Gupta, Principal Secretary, Labour Department, Mahavir Prasad, Mission Director, National Health Mission, Mrs. Amneet P. Kumar and other senior officers.