ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has stated that regardless of the financial difficulties, he congratulated the provincial authorities for offering common medical insurance of Rs. 1 million per household to all residents of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa with domicile.
The Prime Minister in his tweet termed the transfer of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa as a daring resolution and stated that it was step one in the direction of realizing the desires of the founders of Pakistan and in the direction of a welfare state.
He added that this coverage is simply utilized in just a few developed nations as an alternative of the United States. I’m pleased with the initiative taken by our Khyber Pakhtunkhwa authorities and I’m hopeful that every one different provinces will observe swimsuit. We are additionally shifting in the identical path within the federation.
Earlier, the Prime Minister addressed the launching ceremony of the Health Justice Card, calling it a historic step. On this event, a memorandum of understanding was signed between Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and State Life Insurance to supply common medical insurance to the individuals of the province.
Under this scheme, 6 million households in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa will likely be offered medical insurance as much as Rs. 1 million in 250 private and non-private hospitals throughout the province.