: Last date for receipt of applications for government employees’ health insurance cards is designated as October 12. According to an administration release, the Scheme has been under implementation since July 1, in the district.

However, applications for health insurance cards by employees was yet to be received by the departments concerned, delaying the process . According to the release, employees are requested to fill in their applications along with recent photographs of family members and forward them to the departments concerned by October 12. The applications shall be forwarded to the treasury officer by the departments concerned, the release said.