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Meghalaya Government Launches Meghalaya Health Insurance Scheme (MHIS-IV)



Meghalaya Govt Launches Meghalaya Health Insurance Scheme (MHIS-IV) merging it with Ayushman Bharat: Details, Features, Benefits, Highlights

The Meghalaya Government has unveiled a new Meghalaya Health Insurance Scheme (MHIS-IV) in accordance with that of the Centre’s Ayushman Bharat scheme.

The Meghalaya Health Insurance Scheme (MHIS-IV) was launched by Chief Minister of Meghalaya Conrad K Sangma on 20th December 2018 at a event an in Shillong, Meghalaya.

The MHIS-IV scheme targets to cover more than 8 lakh households offering over 2300 medical and surgical packages and up to Rs 5 lakh per family.

The MHIS-IV scheme will be functional on effect from 1st February 2019.

The MHIS-IV scheme will cover all citizens in the state while the Ayushman Bharat (Centre’s Scheme) targeted the bottom 40 percent of lower income families.


Formation: 21 January 1972

Capital: Shillong

Largest City: Shillong

Districts: 11

Governor: Ganga Prasad

Chief Minister: Conrad K Sangma (NPP)

Official Language: English


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