The Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Package Insurance Scheme, the Rs. 50 lakh cover for healthcare workers including private hospital staff, daily wage and outsourced staff has so far processed 61 claims across the country. The Central scheme which was launched on March 30 for 90 days has been extended twice. First, it was extended till September 25. Now, it has been extended for another 6 months.
The New India Assurance company has received 282 claims so far and has rejected 65.