(PM-JAY)Ayushman Card Update 2024, Application Process, Track Status, Eligibility, Documents Required?

India’s Govt has launched a health insurance scheme named Ayushman Bharat Yojana that is helping millions (nearly 500 million) of people in India. This scheme was started in the year 2017. The Ayushman Bharat Yojana has the vision for Universal Health Coverage for the people of India. The Ayushman Bharat Yojana is implemented in three levels, primary, secondary, and tertiary level. The Ayushman Bharat Yojana is implemented with these milestones: prevention, promotion, and ambulatory care. The Ayushman Bharat Yojana has two components and both components are interlinked with each other.

  • Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana /PM-JAY
  • Health & Wellness Centres /HWCs

In this article, we are going to provide complete details for the Ayushman Bharat Yojana, who can apply for the Ayushman Bharat Yojana and what is the online process to apply. Follow the details given below.

About Ayushman Bharat Yojana 

It is the Prime Minister’s People’s Health Scheme. The Ayushman Bharat Scheme is for the poor section of society who are unable to avail the facility of medical health care on their own. The govt has issued the Ayushman Bharat Card to the poor section of society who fulfill the eligibility for the scheme.  The people who have Ayushman Bharat Card will receive full health insurance coverage through the govt of India.

Nearly 50% population of India qualifies for the Ayushman Bharat Card. People can consult the doctors using the Ayushman Bharat Card and the card will serve if the person needs hospitalization by covering all of the expenses of the hospital. It is cash cashless card. Even if you do not have any money you can reach out to any govt hospital or private hospital, they have to implement your Ayushman Bharat Card. Study full details of the Ayushman Bharat Card on the following page.

Ayushman Bharat Card Beneficiary List 2024

  • Recipient list is additionally being delivered for making Ayushman card through Ayushman Bharat Yojana so individuals whose Ayushman card has been endorsed can know the status of benefits.
  • Candidates should be required to check the beneficiary list in order to receive their Ayushman card on time.
  • Beginning from the Government, data about the Beneficiary List is given to the applicants  occasionally in light of the fact that it is the most effective way for all the card holders to get the status of the benefits and download their Ayushman Card online.
  • Last month details has also been added to new beneficiary list and is made available to all the applicants.

Features of Ayushman Bharat Card

Ayushman Bharat Card has benefited millions of families in India. We have listed all the features of the Ayushman Bharat Scheme below.

  1. Ayushman Bharat covers nearly 50 crore people in India.
  2. The people will receive the coverage of Rs 5 Lac under Ayushman Bharat Card.
  3. This is per family per year coverage applicable to the govt and private hospitals.
  4. Ayushman Bharat Card offers cashless and paperless treatment to poor Indian citizens.
  5. The Ayushman Bharat Card will cover all existing medical conditions.
  6. There is no limit on the family member or age of the family member, everyone will be included in the Ayushman Bharat Card.
  7. The Ayushman Bharat card will cover three days of pre-hospitalization charges and 15 days of post-hospitalization charges.
  8. The Ayushman Bharat card will cover the medicines bills and diagnostic expenses.
  9. The Ayushman Bharat card will be valid out of state means anywhere in India one can get the benefit of free medical treatment.

Benefits of Ayushman Bharat Card

The major benefits of the government-associated schemes for better healthcare for the people of India /Ayushman Bharat Card are given below.

  1. The revenue generated at the govt hospitals has increased because of Ayushman Bharat Card as more people are coming forward for the treatment without worrying about the money spent.
  2. The people are getting cashless treatment under the PMJAY card.
  3. Almost every disease will be treated under the Ayushman Bharat Card.
  4. The people of India should check their eligibility and have the benefit of Rs 5 Lac treatment for their family.
  5. The people of India can go anywhere in India, their Ayushman Bharat Card will apply to every private and govt hospital.

Eligibility for Ayushman Bharat Card

Read the following points to check if you are eligible for the Ayushman Bharat Card or not.

  1. If a person belongs to the category Deprivation D1, D2, D3, D4, D5, and D7 you are eligible for the Ayushman Bharat Card. This is for the rural area.
  2. For the urban area, the govt will check the occupation of the family. There are 11 occupational criteria for the Ayushman Bharat Card.
  3. The Ayushman Bharat Card will include the persons under the Rashtrya Swathstya Bima Scheme.

How to Apply for Ayushman Bharat Card and Check the list?

Consider the below steps to apply for the PMJAY scheme.

  1. The aspirants are required to log in to the webpage mera.pmjay.gov.in. or https://beneficiary.nha.gov.in/
  2. The website will ask you to enter the mobile number and captcha code in the online form for the Ayushman Bharat Card.
  3. Enter the OTP received on the mobile phone.
  4. Choose the name of the state.
  5. Now choose the options to check the eligibility for the Ayushman Bharat Card. The options will be Name, Mobile No., Ration card No., or RSBY/URN No.
  6. The application form will show your name on the right side of the Ayushman Bharat Card form.
  7. You can click on the option Family Member Tab to see the beneficiary list of the Ayushman Bharat Card.

How to add my name to the Ayushman Bharat Yojana?

Kindly follow the steps below to add a family member to the Ayushman Bharat Card.

  1. You have to choose the option of Add Family Details in the online form of the Ayushman Bharat Card.
  2. Provide the Ration Card number in the Ayushman Bharat Card form.
  3. Click the tab, and check the document details.
  4. It will automatically pick the family member from the ration card.
  5. You can add the member from the below-given list to the Ayushman Bharat Card.

Important Links for Ayushman Bharat Card

Toll-Free Number For Ayushman Bharat Card 1800-111-565 or 14555
Website Link For Ayushman Bharat Card https://mera.pmjay.gov.in/, https://beneficiary.nha.gov.in/


Ayushman Bharat Card is a health insurance scheme offered by the govt of India to the poor people of the nation who qualify for certain criteria. The people will get free cashless treatment for almost every disease through the Ayushman Bharat Card. In this article, we have shared the steps to apply for the Ayushman Bharat Card, you can follow the steps and can apply for the Ayushman Bharat Card for your family. If you have any doubts related to the Ayushman Bharat Card Scheme of the govt of India, we will be happy to solve your queries, kindly share your doubts below. We will be obliged to have any suggestions from you.

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