Gujarat ends contracts with 2 insurance firms as PMJAY claims pile up

SOHINI GHOSHAHMEDABAD, May 16The Ayushman Bharat Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (PMJAY) and the Mukhyamantri Amrutam (MA) schemes in Gujarat have taken a hit following the piling of insurance claims and termination of contracts with Oriental Insurance Company Ltd (OICL) and Bajaj Allianz General Insurance Company.Hospitals refusing to accept beneficiaries under these schemes till the … Read more

Custodial torture claims: Gujarat HC refuses to quash private complaint against former IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt

Refusing to quash a private complaint by a man who alleged custodial torture by former IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt and then constable Pravinsinh Zala in 1990 during Jamjodhpur riots, the Gujarat High Court reasoned that “it would be too premature to hold at this stage” that the complaint is malafide. Bhatt and Zala had petitions … Read more