About the Scheme:
An accident cover of Rs. 50 Lakh for 90 days to all the healthcare workers. Actual payment by the insurance company will be under the certification by the central/state official. The scheme will be funded through the NDRF budget operated by the health ministry for this purpose.
Private hospital staff/ retired/ volunteer/local/urban bodies/contract/daily wage/ad-hoc staff requisitioned by state/central hospitals/ autonomous of central/state/UTs, AIIMS &INIs hospitals of central ministries.
Validity & Timeframe:
The scheme started on 23rd March, 2021. As of now, no end date has been notified.
How to Apply?
The beneficiary has to submit FORM-1 of the personal accident insurance claim form for the loss of life due to Covid-19 by the New India Assurance Company Limited.
The following documents are required:
- Identity proof of the deceased
- Identity proof of the claimant
- Proof of relationship with the deceased
- Death summary by the hospital where the death occurred
- Death certificate
- Certificate by the Health Institution organization/office
Websites & Links:
•District Saharanpur https://saharanpur.nic.in/notice_category/announcements/0