ISLAMABAD: For changing into the “first” province to increase common well being protection to all of its residents, Prime Minister Imran Khan has congratulated the PTI-led Khyber Pakhtunkhwa authorities.
“Congratulations to KP govt for making KP first province in (Pakistan) with Universal Health Coverage for all KP-domiciled citizens,” the prime minister stated on Twitter Monday.
As many as 40 million residents are set to learn from the initiative, with every household getting free medical insurance of as much as Rs1 million annually.
The beneficiaries of the Sehat Card Plus scheme will have the ability to get free medical amenities in over 400 designated non-public and authorities hospitals throughout KP.
“It’s a big step towards achieving the dream of a welfare state on the pattern of Riasat-e-Madina as envisioned by Imran Khan,” KP Chief Minister Mahmood Khan stated on Twitter a day earlier.
CM Khan has stated that your complete inhabitants of the province will begin receiving free healthcare amenities with the extension of the Sehat Card Plus scheme.
Talking to the media, he stated KP will turn into the primary province to have common protection of medical insurance for 100% of the inhabitants with the launch of Sehat Card in southern districts — Kohat, Karak, Hangu, Bannu, Lakki Marwat, Tank, and Dera Ismail Khan.
Being executed by way of the Health Department within the province, the Sehat Card Plus scheme is ready to learn over 6.5 million households and 40 million residents of KP.