Six more districts included in Aarogyasri for Covid treatment exceeding Rs 1,000: CM Jagan - Tv9
Thu, Jul 16, 2020, 01:26 PM
AP Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy said on Thursday that six more districts were brought under the Aarogyasri scheme for providing treatment to patients whose medical expenditure exceeds Rs 1,000. The six districts are Kadapa, Kurnool, Prakasam, Guntur, Vizianagaram and Visakhapatnam. He stated that people with coronavirus symptoms can get medical treatment in non-Aarogyasri hospitals also. The CM mentioned that the AP was the first state in India to bring coronavirus treatment under the Aarogyasri. He further said his government is paying Rs 225 per day for those patients, who were advised to take rest by doctors.