Salient features of the scheme

  • Arogya Bhagya scheme¬† in Karnataka State was launched on 1st Aug 2002.
  • 149 quality care hospitals empanelled under the scheme across the state.
  • Hospitals which are recognized by the Govt. under Karnataka Government Servants (Medical Attendance) Rules 1963, willing to be empanelled under ABY and fulfills the prescribed criteria only are empanelled.
  • Scheme is operated under Karnataka Police Health Welfare Trust headed by the DG & IGP as Chairman of the Trust.
  • Scheme is implemented & administered by an outsourced nodal agency.
  • Gazetted employees contribute Rs.110/- per month since 1.4.2012. Earlier it was Rs. 50/- per month.
  • Non-Gazetted employees contribute Rs.100/- per month since 1.4.2012. Earlier it was Rs. 40/- per month.