Eligible Beneficiaries

Eligible Patient: A patient who is a resident of Karnataka State and belongs to “Eligible Household” as defined under the National Food Security Act, 2013;
General Patient: A patient who is a resident of Karnataka State but does not come under the definition of “Eligible Household” as defined under the National Food Security Act, 2013, or does not produce the eligible household card. The treatment cost will be on co-payment basis.


The enrollment is based on a person’s Aadhar Card number. The patient’s biometric impression is captured on a biometric device and authenticated with CIDR Aadhar Server. The E-KYC details will be auto populated.
In case there is a failure in reading the bio metric impression of the beneficiary wishing to enroll, other options such as “OTP”, capturing data from the QR code and getting data from the Food Department’s database are provided.


Enrollement Centers

  • 1. K C General, Bangalore
  • 2. PMSSY, Bangalore
  • 3. Sri Jayadeva Institute of Cardiovascular Science & Research, Bangalore
  • 4. Taluka Hospital, T.Narasipura, Mysore Dist.
  • 5. Mandya Institute of Medical Science, Mandya
  • 6. SNR Hospital, Kolar
  • 7. MCGANN District Hospital, Shimoga
  • 8. Wenlock District Hospital, Mangalore
  • 9. Gulbarga Institute of Medical Science, Gulbarga
  • 10.Karnataka Institute of Medical Science, Hubli
  • 11.Vijayangar Institute of Medical Science, Bellary


The objective of the scheme is to extend ‘Universal Health Coverage’ to all residents in Karnataka State. Under this new scheme, primary health care, specified secondary and tertiary health care benefits will be provided.

The current ongoing health schemes like Vajpayee Arogyashree, Yeshaswini Scheme, Rajiv Arogya Bhagya Scheme, RashtriyaSwasthayaBimaYojana (RSBY) including RSBY for senior citizens, RashtriyaBalaSwasthayaKaryakram (RBSK), MukhyamantriSantwana Harish Scheme, Indira Suraksha Yojane, Cochlear Implant Scheme etc. will all be converged under this new Arogya Karnataka Scheme.

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