SamajSathi, an assurance scheme against accidents faced by the SHG members

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SamajSathi, an assurance scheme against accidents faced by the SHG members, an assurance scheme against accidents faced by the SHG members

SamajSathi, an assurance scheme against accidents faced by the SHG members SamajSathi is an assurance scheme for the self-help group members of the state. The task in this regard has been entrusted to the SHG & SE Department as the Nodal Department and WBSCL as the Implementing Agency. Of late converted into assurance mode, the project aims at providing critical support to the self-help group members and members of their families falling victims of accidents. In sync with SwasthyaSathi implemented by the Health & Family Welfare Department, SamajSathi provides additional support of Rs.2 lakh for accidental death and permanent total disablement, Rs.1,50,000/- (maximum) for partial permanent disablement and Rs.100.00 per day of hospitalisation in lieu of wage loss. There is also a provision for Rs.2500/- for funeral expenses for accidental death over and above the principal amount.