1. New health protection scheme will provide health cover up to One lakh per family. For senior citizens an additional top-up package up to 30,000 will be provided.
2. General Insurance Companies owned by the Government to be listed in the stock exchanges.
3. Exemption of Service tax on general insurance services provided under ‘Niramaya’ Health Insurance Scheme launched by National Trust for the Welfare of Persons with Autism, Cerebral Palsy, Mental Retardation and Multiple Disability
4. Reduce service tax on Single premium Annuity (Insurance) Policies from 3.5% to 1.4% of the premium paid in certain cases.