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

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Following an order by the Delhi High Court on March 19, 2018, the Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (Irdai) sent directives to all General and Health insurers to

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First Published: Mar 21 2018 | 3:44 PM IST

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