Health insurance program covers all 11 districts in Gandaki Province
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KATHMANDU: Health insurance program has covered all districts of Gandaki Province.
Of altogether 11 districts in the province that have already implemented the program, the remaining Manang and Mustang have got it on Wednesday, said Jiblal Kharel, coordinator of the Health Insurance Board, Gandaki Province.
So far in the province, 475,000 including 64,000 elderly and 7,700 absolute impoverished people have been insured so far, he said. The government has been providing free insurance services to elderly and absolute impoverished people.