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Central health schemes will go long way in reaching out to

Press Trust of India  |  Nashik (Maha) 

The government will be able to take health benefits to the poor and tribals in every corner of the state through 'Atal Aarogya' camps, Chief Minister Devendra said in district Sunday.

He said the poor people who cannot afford medical treatment and thus remain out of the will be benifitted by the Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (PMJAY) and the Ayshman Bharat scheme of the

The PMJAY aims to provide cashless health treatment to its beneficiaries.

"The has started a major health scheme 'Ayushman Bharat' which will cover 50 crore people," the chief minister said while inaugurating the Atal Arogya health cammp at Nanduri, located 70 kms from here.

At the camp, a team of 1700 doctors examined people at 100 separate wards that were set up under a big tent at the

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First Published: Sun, December 02 2018. 16:15 IST