Health Scheme for Cataract Patients – Rs 2000 Financial Assistance – Apply Now: Central government have taken initiative to make India free from cataract by 2022. Budget of Rs 756 crore has been allotted for the scheme. Under this scheme, 700lakhs cataract patients will be given a financial support of Rs 2000 including their lens expenses.
Health minister JP Nadda tweeted about the scheme that it will be a big relief for the cataract patient. Health ministry will soon be launching an app for the scheme, where government and private doctors, clinics and NGOs will come together to completely end this disease from India.
Main objective of the scheme is to prevent blindness of the patient due to cataract. PM Narendra Modi have launched various scheme for proper development of the citizens of the country. Understanding the fact that development of the country isn’t possible without development of every individual of the country.
Earlier this year BJP government have announced various scheme in health and welfare sector. It will be a big for the population from financial weak background.
Generally, people from weak financial background doesn’t have proper financial support to deal with a disease like cataract. They ignore as it doesn’t have any major problem at the starting stage until it turns into permanent blindness. This blindness further affects the financial support of the family which leads them to a state of poverty.
How to Apply for cataract financial support scheme
This scheme is only announced to be approved by the government, any further details haven’t been disclosed yet. Any further details will be provided as soon as it will be announced by the government.
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