Airlines are contributing a lot for the treatment of cancer patients. It provides assistance through offering concession on flight tickets for cancer patients. So anyone who is Occupant of India and suffering Cancer and are going with the end goal of medical check-up/treatment are eligible to get the concession tickets fare. However to avail the facility passenger need documents like an application from the traveler expressing that he/she is continuing for treatment supported by an endorsement issued by Cancer healing center or an Institute .
So most of the time Airlines gives discount like 50% of Basic fare of select booking class in Economy cabin and this ticket will be valid for full 1 year from date of issue and of course their ticket will be a advance purchase wherein it need to be purchased from date of actual journey. And passenger can use such discounted tickets for between place of living arrangement and the place of treatment where the tumor healing center/Cancer Institute is found. Travel allowed inside India and on India - Nepal divisions. If in case any modification requires then it can be done like Date/Flight change, Cancellation & Refund but it will incur some fees of course. But at the same time tickets booked specially for cancer patients under discounted prices are not at all refundable.
Moreover an attached bonafide application signed by qualified Registered Medical Practitioner is also need to be filled which includes the details like-
- Name of patient
- Residential address
- Name and address of cancer Hospital where treatment is sought