There is good news for those who are taking advantage of Ayushman Bharat Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (PM-JAY). The beneficiaries of this scheme can now get their 'Ayushman Card' for free. Earlier, one had to pay 30 rupees for this.
For information, let us know that through this card, beneficiaries can get their treatment free of cost. The beneficiaries get the Ayushman Bharat card at Common Service Centers (CSCs) across the country. If it is lost and you want to duplicate it, then you have to pay 15 rupees for it.
Ayushman card can be found in any hospital of PM-JAY. Now it will be released for free. This card can be easily kept for many years.
Under this scheme, 100 million poor families of the country are being given the free treatment of more than 1300 diseases including cancer, and insurance cover up to Rs 5 lakh per family.
How to get an Ayushman card
If your name is in Ayushman Bharat Scheme and you want to get a Golden Card, then you should contact the hospital or public service center involved in this scheme. Public service centers have been created for making cards in rural areas, where you can get this card made.
How to know if your name is in Ayushman Bharat Scheme
For this, you have to go to https://mera.pmjay.gov.in/search/login and add your mobile number. Then add a captcha. Then generate OTP. Then you have to add an OTP number. Then select the state. Search by his name or caste category. After that enter your details and search.
You can also know if you are a beneficiary by calling the Ayushman Bharat helpline number. The helpline number for this is 14555. On this, patients can get information about Ayushman Bharat Scheme. Apart from this, another number is 1800 111 565.