Also included is Republic of Fiji Military Forces, Fiji Police Force, Fiji Corrections Services and Judiciary, Director of Public Prosecutions.
AG said the scheme will cover for funeral expenses, fire also personal injury and of course the death payment is applicable to those until the age of 70.
“Under this scheme 104, 417 people, 72,376 social welfare recipients and 35,441 are civil servants including people in the Police Force, RFMF and general civil servants and others in the independent organisations. “
“We are grateful for the arrangement done with Fiji Care extended to farmers in the sugarcane sector and also rice farmers also the copra farmers. “
Fiji Care Managing Director Peter McPherson thanked Government for their cooperation towards this initiative.
He also encouraged the private sector to look into this new model introduced by the Government and follow suit.