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Free treatment assistance doubled: Minister
The Hindu | 03/12/2022 08:17 AM | Click to read full article
The State has been able to provide free treatment assistance to twice as many people through the Karunya Arogya Suraksha Padhati (KASP), the State’s health insurance scheme, Kerala Minister for Health Veena George has said. The Minister said that when the State Health Agency was formed in 2020, a total of ₹700 crore was utilised annually for free medical treatment.