On 22nd March 2010, Health & Family Welfare department issued a Office Memorandum for “Request for free diet to CGHS beneficiaries undergoing treatment for TB, Leprosy, Mental Illness Cancer, etc .,”
Highlights in the OM:
1. Monetary Ceiling for Free Diet :
The monetary ceiling for free diet for CGHS beneficiaries is revised to pay / pension / family pension of Rs. 7,450/-per month.
2. Monetary ceiling for free diet for beneficiaries suffering from TB or mental disease):
The monetary ceiling for free diet in case of beneficiary suffering from TB or Mental disease is revised to pay / pension / family pension of Rs. 11,160/- per month.