Jammu and Kashmir repeals mediclaim policy of government employees - TNBCLive

Today, the Jammu and Kashmir government has ordered the revocation of the Group Mediclaim Insurance Policy for its government employees effective from Midnight December 31, which follows the reports of irregularities in its allotment.

An order was issued by the state government in Jammu, which reads, “Sanction is hereby accorded to the revocation/withdrawal of government order number 406-FD of 2018 issued on September 9 regarding the implementation of the Group Mediclaim Insurance Policy of all state government employees.”

It further ordered all the disbursing and drawing officers not to make any deductions from the monthly salaries of the government employees beyond the mentioned date.

Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik has also ordered an investigation into the process followed in the allotment of the mediclaim policy.

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