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Health insurance: Irdai issues guidelines on wellness, preventive measures

Steps shall help achieve the desired objective of maintaining and improving good health and enabling affordable health insurance

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The guidelines are effective immediately, and subsequently people can expect better and more value added benefits to their policy

Bindisha Sarang Mumbai
Everyone likes a discount, voucher, rewards or anything that's free. Did you know you could now get a voucher and discount on your tennis club membership, for buying nutritional supplements or even medicines? To popularise wellness and preventive features in health insurance, the insurance regulator Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (Irdai) has issued guidelines on wellness and preventive measures. 
Gurdeep Singh Batra, Head - Retail Underwriting, Bajaj Allianz General Insurance says, "This was a much-awaited move, which shall also help to give the necessary impetus to health insurance products. It will allow us to reward customers in various

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First Published: Sep 07 2020 | 3:36 PM IST

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