The government of PTI has taken the decision of introducing the Sehat Insaf Cards for the transgender community, as per the reports of local media.
It was learnt by the local media that PM Khan would be distributing the Sehat Insaf cards among the transgender persons, today.
Regarding this, a special ceremony would be held in the PM House for handing over the cards to the transgender community members, as per sources.
On the 27th of December, after the orders of PM Khan, the federal government had made development on expanding the scheme of health insurance, health cards to other parts of the nation.
PM Khan had given orders to the concerned authorities to offer the details about the outcomes and issuance of the health cards.
Back in the month of September, the Special Assistant to PM on Information and Broadcasting Firdous Ashiq Awan had said that the Sehat Insaf Card and the Ehsaas programme are the practical steps of the government to assist the less-privileged and needy and to bring them onto the path of social and economic well being.
Under the scheme, the treatment for angioplasty, cancer, brain surgery and other diseases would be done without charges.
At least 15 million people would be taking advantage of this policy. The cardholders could get the medical facilities of up to Rs.720,000. The medical facilities would be available in more than 150 private and government hospitals.