PNB MetLife launches Mera Heart and Cancer Care Plan on World Cancer Day

Bangalore, February 02, 2017: On the occasion of ‘World Cancer Day’ on February 4th, PNB MetLife, among India’s leading private life insurers, will launch Mera Heart and Cancer Care (MHCC) a non-linked and non-participating health insurance plan. Mera Heart and Cancer Care is a tailor made product that provides comprehensive cover against all stages of cancer and heart diseases. The insurance plan along with its flexible and customized coverage offers special benefits for women with special premium rates. The customization in coverage comprises of payouts at different stages of the disease ranging from mild, moderate and severe, no survival period clause, additional monthly income option, waiver of premium, return of balance premium option on maturity, Life Cover and Terminal Illness cover to protect one’s family.

Speaking on the launch, Khalid Ahmad, Head-Products, PNB MetLife said, “At PNB MetLife, we have always designed our products keeping in mind the diverse and changing needs of our customers. Our survey revealed that 61% of customers wanted a plan that will cover cancer plus heart. Additionally,  customers are looking for death benefits in such products. We have included these and many more key benefits in Mera Heart and Cancer Care, making this the first ever comprehensive, flexible product.” 

Key Features of Metlife Mera Heart and Cancer Care (MHCC): 

Customize your coverage

·         Decide to cover yourself against Cancer, Heart or both diseases

·         Get lump sum payouts during Mild, Moderate and Severe stages of the illness

·         Get waiver of future premiums for next 5 policy years on first diagnosis of Mild or Moderate conditions

·         Opt for additional monthly income (Platinum Plan)

·         Choose to get your premiums back on maturity with ‘Return of Premium option’

·         Plan your coverage period - 10, 15 or 20 years

·         Additionally, get Life Cover and Terminal Illness cover to protect your family.

Special benefits for Women

·         Female specific cancers covered, with special premium rates for women 

Tax benefits

·         Avail tax benefits on premiums paid and benefits received, as per prevailing tax laws

Key benefits


Gold Plan

Platinum Plan

Heart Cover/

Cancer cover/

Hear and Cancer Cover

Mild stage

Moderate Stage

Severe Stage

25% of Sum insured

50% of Sum insured

100% of Sum insured

25% of Sum insured

50% of Sum insured

100% of Sum insured

Premium Waiver Benefit




Return of Balance Premiums




Monthly Income Benefit




Death/Terminal illness cover




Flexible premiumpayment modes & modal factors

·         Electto pay premiums by Yearly, Half Yearly, or Monthly mode subject to the minimumannualised premium under each mode. 

High Sum InsuredDiscount

Sum Insured Intervals (Inclusive)


Discount per Rs 1000 Sum Insured per annum


500000 - 1000000




1000001 - 1500000


Rs 0.5


1500001 - 2500000


Rs 1


Above 2500000


Rs 1.5


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