What is MC – Water-Borne Infections – Dysentery

Those suffering from dysentery require constant medical care administered in a hospital. However, getting these medical treatments can be expensive and can cause financial difficulties.

Insure yourself against unexpected hospitalisation costs that harm your finances by getting the Water-Borne Infections – Dysentery Cover offered by Manipal Cigna Health Insurance on Bajaj Markets  starting at just Rs.94/year. Scroll below to find more.



How to Apply?

The application process for this insurance policy is simple and straightforward. Here’s how you can get started:

  • Tap on “Buy Now”

    On the product page, click "Buy Now."

  • Fill in the Details

    Enter the necessary information in the online application form.

  • Make the payment

    Complete the payment through UPI, credit/debit card or any other online payment method.

What's Covered under Water-Borne Infections – Dysentery Cover?

  • Dysentery Infections (Water-Borne) Daily Cash

    Insured individuals are provided with coverage for Dysentery amounting to the sum assured hospital cash for 30 days. This, of course, depends on whether the diagnosis is backed by a clinical confirmation provided by a qualified consulting physician and the admission to the hospital and claim for the same are made within the policy year. The sum insured is paid in case of in-patient hospitalisation (for a minimum of 4 continuous days) to receive medically necessary treatment. The date of admission must fall within the policy year.

 Plan Details & Specifications

Sum insured

Premium including GST

Rs. 20,000

Rs. 94

Rs. 30,000

Rs. 134

Individuals between the ages of 18 and 65 can apply for the Water-Borne Infections – Dysentery Cover.

The plan is valid for a tenure of 1 year.


What’s not Covered?

Policyholders of this plan are not covered for the following:

  • Pre-existing diseases.

  • Treatment for diseases other than Dysentery is not covered.

  • Hospitalisation for under 24 hours is not included.


Policyholders, as well as those interested in getting the same, are requested to please read the policy wordings in order to have a clearer understanding of the same. 



How to Make a Claim

In order to apply for a claim, you can connect with the insurer’s team. They can be connected via the following methods.

Email - servicesupport@manipalcigna.com

Insurer’s toll-free number provides insured individuals with immediate action - 1800-102-4462.


Frequently Asked Questions

  • ✔️Are pre-existing diseases covered under this plan?

    Pre-existing diseases are not covered under this plan and, therefore, cannot be used when applying for a claim.

  • ✔️How long is this policy valid?

    The policy is valid for a period of one year.


  • ✔️Are there any age limits in place pertaining to who can apply for this policy?

    Yes, there is an age limit. Applicants must be between 18 and 65 years of age to apply for the plan.

  • ✔️Where can I reach out if I have any queries pertaining to coverage, exclusions, and claims?

    Those with queries pertaining to coverage, exclusions, and claims are encouraged to write to servicesupport@manipalcigna.com


  • ✔️Is coverage provided for accidents arising from participation in adventure sports?

    No, coverage is not provided for accidents arising from participation in adventure sports.