Shimla: Additional Chief Secretary Health R.D. Dhiman informed here today that the last date for renewal of HIMCARE card has been extended till 15th July, 2020. He said that Himachal Health Care Yojna – HIMCARE was started by the State Government on 1st January, 2020 for those families who were not covered under Ayushman Bharat scheme of Centre. Under this scheme, free health treatment is provided upto rupees five lakh.
He said that new eligible families can also register upto 15th July,2020. Besides this, those families can also renew their cards on completion of 365 days of time period. The beneficiaries can visit the website www.hpsbys.in for registration and renewal or can visit the nearest Lok Mitra centre. He said that it is mandatory to upload the required documents for registration and renewal of card and the list of required document were available on website.
ACS said that those families whose card has expired on 30th June,2020, didn’t renew their card till 15th July,2020, then they have to wait till January and would not be able to avail the benefit of free heath treatment. He has also urged the people to avail the benefit of this scheme.