Rs 1,644 crore: The value of coronavirus-related insurance claims received by non-life insurers since private hospitals started admitting Covid-19 patients (as of August 11)
- Of the claims received, Rs 628.95 crore worth of settlement has taken place so far.
- In terms of number of claims, 65,938 of the 102,565 received so far have been settled.
- The states that have been the most affected by the coronavirus pandemic have seen the most number of insurance claims, too.
- Maharashtra has seen the highest number of claims at 44,050 (Rs 571.06 crore). Of this, 28,417 (Rs 211.14 crore) have been settled.
- The other states where a high number of claims have been raised are Tamil Nadu (12,379, or Rs 230.07 crore), Delhi (10,175, or Rs 220.48 crore), Gujarat (7,622, or Rs 108.99 crore), and Karnataka (6,923, or 98.84 crore).
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