Goa: Deen Dayal Swastha Seva Yojana to cover 80% Covid treatment costs at pvt hosps

Chief minister Pramod Sawant on Wednesday announced that cover under the state medical insurance scheme, Deen Dayal Swastha Seva Yojana (DDSSY), will now also be provided for Covid-19 treatment at private hospitals. He said 70-80% of the cost will be borne by the state under DDSSY, a move that is expected to alleviate the massive burden on government facilities that are involved in Covid-19 treatment.