A Pensions Scheme will be introduced appreciating the social role played by media personnel. Prime Minister D.M. Jayaratne expressed this view joining in a ceremony organized for the introduction of the new Induravi insurance for journalists. The National Insurance Trust fund has introduced the Induravi new Insurance Scheme based on a concept of the President, appreciating the task discharged by the journalists. It is operative in parallel to the 5th Anniversary of the Insurance Trust Fund. The Prime Minister officially handed over insurance policies and electronic cards. These were received by a group of senior journalists of state and private sector. The official handing over the electronic health insurance card introduced on behalf of the reimbursing insurance scheme that hitherto prevailed also took place in parallel to this event.