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Will implement Ayushman Bharat in Bengal, assures Amit Shah as BJP vows to make Mamata supporter-less by Feb-end

Kolkata/IBNS: Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday told a rally in Howrah that the central health scheme Ayushman Bharat will be implemented immediately after the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) comes to power in the state, as speakers, mostly those who joined the saffron outfit from Trinamool Congress, vowed to take on Mamata Banerjee and make her completely supporter-less by the time polls were held.

No objection to Ayushman Bharat if Centre pays entire money: Mamata Banerjee

Kolkata/IBNS: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday reiterated her government's latest stance over the Narendra Modi government's health scheme Ayushman Bharat which is yet to be initiated in the eastern state.

Mamata government wants to enroll for PM-Kisan, Ayushman Bharat if funds routed through state

Kolkata/IBNS: The Trinamool Congress (TMC) government has agreed to enroll West Bengal for two central schemes- Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi and Ayushman Bharat- but only if the funds are routed through the state.

People of Bengal will make Mamata political refugee in 2021: Amit Shah

New Delhi/Kolkata/IBNS: Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Tuesday sounded a poll bugle for West Bengal rebooting the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)'s political activity by relaunching the controversial Citizenship (Amendment) Act issue to target Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee who, according to the saffron leader, will turn into a "political refugee" after the voting in the eastern state next year.

Covid-19: Follow Kejriwal in implementing Ayushman Bharat in WB: Babul Supriyo to Mamata

Kolkata/IBNS: Urging to follow Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, Union Minister and BJP MP from Bengal Babul Supriyo has urged West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to not be egoistic about implementing the centre's Ayushman Bharat health insurance scheme in her state amid the coronavirus crisis. 

From CAA to Ayushman Bharat, Modi ends Kolkata visit with political attacks on Opposition

Kolkata/IBNS: After completing his courtesy meets on the first day of his Kolkata visit, Prime Minister Narendra Modi got down to his business of politics by launching one after the another attacks on Opposition on Day 2 of his stay in the eastern state.

Kejriwal says Delhi Govt schemes better, a day after Union Minister Hardeep Singh accused him of not implementing Ayushman Bharat

New Delhi/IBNS: Delhi Chief Minister and Aam Admi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal has said Centre's Ayushman Bharat scheme is flawed as its terms and conditions exclude a large number of economically backward people, whereas the Delhi governments health schemes cover more people who cannot afford quality health treatment. 

20,000 ineligible beneficiaries weeded out from Ayushman Bharat scheme in Gujarat

Ahmedabad/IBNS: As many as 20,000 ineligible beneficiaries, who had managed to get Ayushman Bharat health insurance cards under Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana(PMJAY), have been removed from the scheme, according to an NDTV report.

Ayushman Bharat benefitted over 50 lakh people: PM Modi

New Delhi, Oct 15 (UNI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday lauded the efforts made in the health sector as India achieved a major milestone of providing benefit to over 50 Lakh people under the Ayushman Bharat Scheme.

Modi launches new mobile app for Ayushman Bharat, says scheme benefitted 50K poor in one year

New Delhi, Oct 1 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi has launched a new mobile application for the Ayushman Bharat, the world’s largest health insurance scheme aimed at securing the health of over 10.70 crore poor families in the country.

Hope good sense prevails in Odisha Govt and it allows Ayushman Bharat, says BJP MP

New Delhi, July 8 (UNI): Bureaucrat-turned politician Aparajita Sarangi, a first-time BJP lawmaker from Bhubaneswar on Monday said Odisha should avail the benefits of the Modi government's flagship scheme 'Ayushman Bharat' and hoped that good sense would prevail on the state government.

Register 5 cr beneficiaries under Ayushman Bharat at the earliest: Ravi Shankar

New Delhi, Mar 9 (UNI) Electronics & IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Saturday asked Village Level Entrepreneurs (VLEs) to complete the registrations in centrally-sponsored Health Protection Scheme 'Ayushman Bharat' to 5 crore in next two months.

Bengal's leadership infuriated PM Narendra Modi: Mamata Banerjee

Kolkata, Feb 2 (IBNS): Hitting back at Narendra Modi for accusing the TMC government of misrule in West Bengal, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said the Prime Minister got angry as he is aware that the eastern state will lead the country in near future.

Modi attacks Mamata over Ayushman Bharat, says TMC government against poor

Durgapur, Feb 2 (IBNS): In one of the sharpest attacks against West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee in recent times, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday called the ruling TMC government as opposed to poor people as it has withdrawn the state from Centre's newly-launched health scheme Ayushman Bharat.

Indian PM Narendra Modi launches Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana

Ranchi, Sept 23 (IBNS): With a promise to provide health care to every person in the country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday launched the 'Ayushman Bharat -Pradhan Mantri Jan Aarogya Yojana (AB-PMJAY)' in Ranchi.