Leading industrial houses including Tata Steel have joined hands with the Jharkhand government to form the Sarva Swasthya Mission Trust to ensure medicare to the state's Below Poverty Line population. The Tata Group has pledged to contribute Rs 25 crore for the said purpose while Jindal Steel, Birla Group and Essar Group were expected to confirm their respective contribution to the Trust corpus soon, according to a Tata Steel release here. The Trust to be independently operated by a Mission Management Group would be a non-profitable one and would offer a wide range of medical services to the BPL families, it added. Source:PTI News << Headspace to the Rescue of Mentally Ill Youngsters Deaths Due To Alcohol Have doubled In A Decade >> Recommended Reading What is Medicare / Medicaid? Medicaid / Medicare are different governmental programs that provide medical and health-related services to specific groups of people in U.S. and managed by Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. READ MORE Most Popular on Medindia Hearing Loss Calculator Drug - Food Interactions The Essence of Yoga More News on: What is Medicare / Medicaid?