Entitlement for ECHS Membership for Wards/Brother/Sister is as Under:
(a) Son : Till he starts earning or 25 years, whichever is earlier.
(b) Daughter : Till she starts earning or gets married, whichever is earlier.
(c) Son suffering from any Permanent disability of any kind physical or mental – Irrespective of age limit.
(d) Dependents Divorced/Abandoned : Irrespective of age limit or separated from husband/widowed daughters & dependent unmarried / divorced/abandoned or separated from husband widowed sisters.
(e) Minor brother (s): Upto the age of becoming a major.
(f) The other conditions of dependency and normally residing with the Govt servant/pensioner will remain same.
Auth: GOI,Ministry of Health & Family Welfare OM No 4-24/96-C&P/CGHS/CGHS (P) dated 31 May 07 received vide Central Organisation ECHS letter No B/49701-PR/AG/ECHS dt 07 Dec 12.