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Registration deadline for Chiranjeevi Health Insurance Scheme extended to May 31

April 30, 2021, 8:18 pm

ashok gehlot

Ashok Gehlot

Jaipur: The Rajasthan government has extended the deadline for registration in Chiranjeevi Health Insurance Scheme. The last date for registration in the scheme is now May 31. It was earlier April 30, but as many people couldn’t complete registration formalities due to technical snags and the ongoing Covid-19 situation, the government decided to extend the deadline.

“Earlier the last date of registration in the Chief Minister Chiranjeevi Health Insurance Scheme was April 30, 2021, but due to the inconvenience caused during the Covid-119 epidemic, the chief minister has extended the date of registration,” Medical and Health Minister Dr. Raghu Sharma said.

He added that the scheme will still into effect on May 1. “The Chief Minister Chiranjeevi Health Insurance Scheme is going to be launched from May 1, 2021 in the state. In compliance with the budget announcement 2021-22, registration in this scheme was started from April 1, 2021. Till date, about 22.85 lakh families have joined this scheme,” said Sharma.

He said that the families who have joined this scheme till now will get benefits from May 1, 2021 and the families who join it by May 31, 2021 will be paid benefits from the date of registration.

First published: April 30, 2021