To support the welfare of non-resident Telugu citizens (NRTs) pursuing education abroad, the Andhra Pradesh government has announced extending the Pravasandhra Bharosa Bima (PBB) insurance scheme without any charges for overseas students. Administered by the Andhra Pradesh Non-Resident Telugu Society (APNRTS), this initiative reflects the state’s commitment to the well-being of its diaspora.
Benefits of the PBB Insurance Scheme
Breakdown of the various benefits offered by the scheme:
- Rs 10 lakh financial assistance for accidental death or permanent disability.
- Coverage of medical expenses up to Rs one lakh for injuries or sickness.
- Provision of a one-way economy air ticket in case of study disruption due to health issues or accidents.
The extension of the Pravasandhra Bharosa Bima (PBB) insurance scheme by the Andhra Pradesh government underscores its commitment to the well-being of overseas students from the state. With the opportunity for free enrollment until January 15, 2024, the initiative aims to provide crucial financial support to non-resident Telugu citizens facing unforeseen circumstances while pursuing education and employment abroad. Students and their families are encouraged to take advantage of this opportunity, ensuring peace of mind and security during their international endeavors.