The benefits granted for state employees through Agrahara insurance scheme are to be increased. Accordingly a monthly contribution of 125 rupees will enable the employee to earn benefits granted by the scheme.
Benefits for hospitalisation will be increased to 30,000 rupees from 25,00 rupees. The amount granted for surgeries will be also increased to 50,000 rupees.
The minister Madduma Bandara told media today that two policies have been also introduced. He said contributors to these policies will earn more benefits.