Janani Sishu Suraksha Karyakram (JSSK)

Govt. of Tamil Nadu have introduced the Project (JSSK) of the Govt. of India in Tamil Nadu as “ Drop Back Facility ” through IRCS TNB has been entrusted with the responsibility of running this Project under Private Public Partnership mode with effect from 01.11.2013. Through this project all delivered Mothers with their New Born are provided free transport facility to reach their homes from Govt. Hospitals/Medical Institutions concerned.


Govt. of India launched Janani Sishu Suraksha Karyakram (JSSK) implemented Nationally where all the pregnant women offering for delivery at Health Institutions and treated sick new born up to one year will get free transport service. Under this Project we have covered all the DME & DMS Institutions throughout Tamil Nadu and entrusted the responsibility of implementing this Project to the Indian Red Cross Society, Tamil Nadu Branch since 01.11.2013.

To date, 3,34,911 Mothers and New Born were provided free transportation from Govt. Hospitals to their Homes. To avail this service Dial Toll Free Number 102.