Dehradun: Uttarakhand Government is to provide insurance facilities for health workers in the state who are engaged in fight against novel coronavirus.
The Government plans to extend life insurance facilities to health workers also authorities are planning to provide additional facilities to those who are working for the state on the global COVID19 pandemic scenario.
Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat mentioned it is his government's responsibility to fight against coronavirus. He said doctors and officials of the Health Department, local bodies, policemen, media persons, staff of non-governmental bodies working to contain coronavirus will be availed life insurance benefits by the state.
He said that government employees, contract workers or those of outsourced services will be covered.