At last something notable and laudable news has come from Kannada Film Producers Association. Munirathna Naidu President of the association has given a serious thought on the insurance of a bunch of producers out of 800 members.
According to the Star Health Insurance scheme the 60 and above aged producers gets health insurance cover up to Rs.2 lakhs and below 60 years of producer Rs.2 lakhs cover. It is a group insurance cover. In the first bunch 250 producers have been covered. In the first year the entire premium for one year is borne by KFPA and from next year it is fifty percent of premium amount is deposited by KFPA and remaining by the concerned producers.
Ambarish, President of Artists Association is also taking up such a plan for the artists of Kannada cinema industry. Presenting the Health Insurance card to some of the members of KFPA Ambarish disclosed that he is not yet covered in health insurance. For me the insurance is producers. I am a producer actor and I am living happily only because of their support he said.
Kichcha Sudeep, Public TV Ranganath HR, Kannada Prabha Editor and Suvarna channel CEO Vishveshwar Bhat, KCN Chandrasekhar, B Vijayakumar, SA Chinne Gowda and founder president of KFPA HMK Murthy were on the dais at GM Rejoyz.
Star Health and Allied Insurance brings tailor made and affordable Health Coverage Plans. KFCC President B VIjayakumar, Kichcha Sudeep, SA Chinne Gowda, Rockline Venkatesh, Sa Ra Govindu, KCN Chandrasekhar, HR Bhargava, SD Ankalagi, Ramesh yadav, RS Gowda, Soorappa Babu, Smt Parimala, Kuppuswamy, KV Nageshkumar, KM Veeresh and many others received the beneficiary card from the dignitaries on the dais.