Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapakse says that it is the best prize to be presented an insurance scheme on medical aid and accidents freely for artistes. Participating in a ceremony held at the Temple Trees yesterday said that this insurance scheme is a giant measures commenced from the artistic field on behalf of all artistes in the country. The ceremony was organized in connection with the launching of an official website of the State Ministry of Promotion of National Heritage, Performing Arts and Rural Artists. The Prime Minister was presented insurance deeds for artistes . He said that the artistes have faced many difficulties due to the covid pandemic. The government has paid attention on them. The Prime Minister also stated that the artistes have been given more values to the artistic field than their lives.