Universal Sompo Critical Illness Insurance Policy

Universal Sompo Critical Illness Insurance Policy is a critical illness plan, which covers life-threatening diseases and provides financial security to the policyholder's family. Under this plan, a lump sum benefit is offered on the detection of the illness. Cancer, Coma, Kidney Failure, Paralysis etc. are covered under this policy.

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Universal Sompo Critical Illness Insurance Policy

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*Tax benefit is subject to changes in tax laws. Standard T&C Apply

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    Universal Sompo Critical Illness Insurance Policy: Key Highlights


    Individual/Family Floater

    Sum Insured

    Rs 2.5 lakh- 20 lakh


    1 to 3 years


    10% on 2 years policy

    15% on 3 years policy

    Free-look Period

    15 days

    *All savings offered are as per the IRDAIs approval. Standard T&C apply 

    Coverage Offered

    The coverage offered by the Universal Sompo Critical Illness Health Insurance Policy is available for the following critical illnesses up to the sum insured:

    • Coma of Specified Severity
    • First Heart Attack of specified severity
    • Kidney Failure with regular Dialysis
    • Cancer of specified severity
    • Bone Marrow or Major Organ Transplant
    • Multiple Sclerosis with continuous symptoms
    • Motor Neuron Disease (Permanent Symptoms)
    • Open Chest CABG
    • Open Heart Replacement
    • Permanent Limbs' Paralysis
    • Permanent Stroke

    Inclusions of the Policy

    The inclusions of Universal Sompo Critical Illness are:

    • The policy offers lump sum benefits in case the insured suffers any of the listed critical illness.
    • The policy offers an extensive range of sum insured options from Rs 2.5 lakh to 20 lakh. The policy covers 11 critical illness and surgical procedures.

    Exclusions of the Policy

    Anyone intending to buy Universal Sompo Critical Illness Insurance Policy needs to be aware of the exclusions of this plan:

    • Any other critical illness apart from any disease written in the policy document
    • Any non-medical or medical charges which are in any way related to accidental hospitalization
    • Any cosmetic or aesthetic treatments are not covered.
    • Any treatment for weight loss or weight control treatment
    • Charges in any way related to general debility, convalescence, rest cure, and others
    • Any suicide attempt or intentional self-injury
    • For any hospitalization related to invasion, war, or nuclear activities
    • For any illness or disease detected to drugs or alcohol
    • Treatment-related to sexually transmitted diseases or venereal infections
    • Claims for emotional distress or mental insanity
    • Involvement in criminal activities which results in illness or injury
    • Any congenital anomalies and any related complications
    • Treatment for of the policyholder through an unproven treatment or experiments
    • Expenses of non-allopathic treatment

    Benefits of the Universal Sompo Critical Illness Policy

    The features and benefits of Universal Sompo Critical Illness Health Insurance Policy are as follows:

    • Premium Frequency: The policyholder can pay this premium amount monthly, half-yearly, quarterly, and yearly. The premium can vary according to the age of the policyholder, and the sum insured.
    • Medical Test: Medical test is necessary for policyholders above 55 years of age. Further, depending on the sum assured amount, the applicant may be asked to conduct different tests.
    • Grace Period: The policy offers a grace period of 30 days after the policy's due date within which the person insured can renew the policy to prevent the policy from lapsing. No extra charges will be charged to renew the policy in the grace period.
    • Tax Benefit: Policyholders can avail of a premium under Section 80D of the Income Tax Act on the premiums paid.
    • Pre-existing Illnesses: This plan covers pre-existing diseases after a 48 month waiting period.
    • Survival Period: After the first diagnosis of critical illness, the person insured must survive for 30 days to get the lump sum amount from Universal Sompo Health Insurance.
    • Premium loading: There is an option of premium loading if the policyholder can bear occupational risks. A loading of 15% for medium risks and 20% is applicable for high occupational risks.
    • Increase in sum insured: The policyholder can increase the sum insured after getting approval from Universal Sompo Health Insurance.

    Eligibility Criteria

    To buy this policy, one has to fulfill the following eligibility criteria:

    Minimum Entry Age

    Child: 5 years

    Adult: 18  years

    Maximum Entry Age

    65 years

    Number of People Covered

    Self, spouse, dependent children up to 25 years of age, in-laws, siblings, and parents up to 65 years of age

    Residential Status

    Indian residents who can be Indian citizens or Permanent Residents of India

    Information on Cancellation of the Policy

    If the person insured, after purchasing the policy, is not satisfied with the conditions and terms of the policy, then he/she can return the policy. The policy can be returned within 15 days from the commencement date of the policy. However, the premiums will be returned if no claim is made and after the deduction of stamp charges and taxes. 


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    Universal Sompo Critical Illness Insurance Policy Reviews & Ratings

    / 5 (Based on 3 Reviews)
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    Hariyana, September 16, 2021
    Tax savings
    The term plan is beneficial to save the tax amount too. I have saved a lot of tax and got a rebate too under my plan. I am happy and it is a part of investment. I took the plan for the financial safety of me and my family. Thanks team for good plans.
    Punjab, September 16, 2021
    Time and money saving plans
    I have saved a lot of money when I bought the term insurane plan online. I visited the policybazaar and check the premium calculator page. From there I searched for various good plans. I saved a lot of money and time too. I would recommend the policy to my friends and also tell them to buy a plan from policybazaar.
    Amritsar, September 16, 2021
    Customer experience team
    Great to know that the customer care team of Policybazaar is superb and friendly. I opted a term plan from policybazaar and found it the best one. I was facing the issue related to name spelling and connected to policybazaar. The team immediately worked into my case and it was resolved. Thank you so much team Policybazaar.
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