By Our Reporter
The government has initiated ‘Senior Citizens Health Insurance’ and ‘Open Bank Account’ campaign.
Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli inaugurated these two milestone campaigns by pressing buttons as part of his government’s special greetings to the people on the occasion of Nepali New Year 2076.
‘Senior Citizens Health Insurance’ and ‘Open Bank Account’ campaigns are launched as per the commitment of the government expressed in its budgetary programmes of fiscal year 2018/19.
Under the ‘Senior Citizens Health Insurance’ campaign, the government will provide free health insurance service to every Nepali citizen aged 70 years and above covering health expenses of up to Rs. 100,000 per year.