To ensure medical facilities to the farmers & their dependent family members, insurance cover has been provided to all farmers under 'Bhagat Puran Singh Yojna'. This scheme provides free Medical Treatment up to Rs. 50,000/- for the entire dependent family members of the farmer and Life Insurance (except natural death) of Rs. 5 lakh for the head of the family is also covered.
The disbursement of funds for insurance are being done through Punjab Market Committees & Punjab Mandi Board.