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Irdai bars insurers from rejecting claims based on genetic disorders

Move follows order by Delhi HC on the issue; insurers will have to de-list 'Genetic Disorders' from list of exclusions


BS Reporter  |  Mumbai 

Following an order by the Delhi High Court on March 19, 2018, the Regulatory and Development Authority of India (Irdai) sent directives to all General and Health insurers to not include ‘Genetic Disorders’ as one of the exclusions in new health policies.



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First Published: Wed, March 21 2018. 15:44 IST