Swavlamban Health Insurance Scheme

Date: September 24, 2015

Disability Health Insurance

MoU signed for “Swavlamban Health Insurance Scheme” for persons with disabilities

The New India Assurance Company Limited signed MoU with the Trust Fund for Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities under the Department of Empowerment of People with Disabilities, Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment for providing affordable Health Insurance Scheme “Swavlamban Health Insurance Scheme” for the Persons with Disabilities (PwDs).


The scheme has been designed to deliver comprehensive cover to the beneficiary as well as his family (PwD, Spouse & up to two children) has a single premium across age band and can be availed by PwDs aged between 18 years and 65 years.
Family annual income of less than Rs. 3,00,000 per annum.
Ensures coverage of any pre-existing condition and a health Insurance cover up to Rs. 2, 00,000 per annum as family floater.

Objective of the scheme:-

The scheme is designed to provide affordable Health Insurance to persons with blindness, low vision, leprosy-cured, hearing impairment, loco-motor Disability, mental Retardation and mental Illness.so that  the general Health condition & quality of life of persons with disabilities will improve.