PM Modi guarantees stipend, medical health insurance upto Rs 5 lakh under PM CARES for kids

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PM CARES for Children Scheme: PM Modi said students will receive Rs 4,000 per 30 days and free treatment as much as Rs 5 lakh under Ayushman Bharat.


Prime minister Narendra Modi (image: Shutterstock)

NEW DELHI: Prime minister Narendra Modi has released the advantages under the Prime Minister’s Citizen Assistance and Relief in Emergency Situations Fund (PM CARES) for Children Scheme today, May 30, 2022, through a video conferencing. Under the PM CARES for kids scheme, scholarships can be provided to school-going students. In keeping with PM Modi, students will receive Rs 4,000 per 30 days under the PM CARES for Children and free treatment as much as Rs 5 lakh under the Ayushman Bharat – Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana. Students will even get Rs 10 lakh after they turn 23.

Launched by Modi in 2021, the PM CARES for Children scheme goals to assist and support children who lost their parents or guardian to the Covid-19 pandemic. The scheme seeks to ensure that that such children get the care and protection. The aim of the PM CARES for kids scheme is to empower such students by supporting them in education through scholarships and financial support. Under the scheme, a student will stand up to Rs 10 lakh when she or he turns 23 years old. PM CARES for Children scheme also seeks to make sure the well-being of scholars through medical health insurance.

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As a part of the PM CARES for Children scheme, students got a passbook and a health card under Ayushman Bharat – Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana. To make avail of those advantages, these children must be registered on the PM CARES for Children scheme portal at — pmcaresforchildren.in. It’s a single-window system portal that can help the kids with the approval process and all also provide assistance.

“PM-CARES for Children Scheme will support those that lost their parents to Covid-19 pandemic,” tweeted Modi.

PM-CARES for Children Scheme will support those that lost their parents to Covid-19 pandemic. https://t.co/p42sktb6xz

— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) May 30, 2022

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