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Health Cards To Be Distributed in Punjab from Feb 22

LAHORE: The Punjab health minister Dr Yasmin Rashid announced on Monday that the health insurance cards will be distributed in Punjab from February 22.

He made the announcement at a news conference in Lahore.

The provincial health minister said that the distribution of health insurance cards will be started from Southern Punjab as 0.8 million cars at the end of March and 7.2 million cards will be distributed at the end of the current year.

He explained that with the help of health insurance cards citizen can get treatment of major illness like neuro and heart disease while patient fare for bringing to the hospital and in case of death Rs 10000 will be given to the deceased families.