Jharkhand Old Age / Widow / Viklang Pension Amount to be Raised to Rs. 1000

Jharkhand Old Age (Budhapa), Widow (Vidhwa) & Viklang (Divyangjan) Pension scheme amount to be raised from Rs. 600 to Rs. 1000 p.m, announcement to be made in Jharkhand Budget 2021-22 झारखण्ड वृद्धा, बुढ़ापा, विधवा पेंशन को नए साल में सौगात - ६०० रूपये से बढ़कर १०००
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Jharkhand Old Age Pension Amount Raised: Jharkhand govt. is going to raise the assistance under the Old Age Pension, Widow (Vidhwa) Pension and Viklang (Divyangjan) Pension Scheme from Rs. 600 to Rs. 1000 per month. Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren said that state government will launch a universal pension scheme to provide Rs 1,000 a month to all elderly people of the state. The state govt. wants that the entire 3.25 crore population of the Jharkhand must not suffer from lack of money and their lives could be changed.

The overall development of the the state only comes with people’s participation. The state govt. wants to get rid of the poverty through power of people, government policies and intent for development. For upliftment of citizens, govt. has also started various schemes for the welfare of people. Now, govt. has raised the Jharkhand Old Age / Widow / Viklang pension amount or social security benefits for poor citizens.

Jharkhand Old Age / Widow / Viklang Pension Amount to Raise

In the upcoming Jharhand Budget 2021-22, the state govt. will make an announcement regarding the increase in the Old Age Pension, Widow (Vidhwa) Pension and Viklang Pension scheme. Now, all of these social security pension beneficiaries will get an increased amount from Rs. 600 to Rs. 1000 from the current fiscal year. Jharkhand Old Age pension amount would increase to Rs. 1,000 per month as announced by Chief Minister Hemant Soren on 26 January 2021.

Meanwhile, the Chief minister also announced 75% reservation in jobs for the people of the state in the private sector. Announcing a host of welfare measures on the Republic Day, Soren said government will soon formulate a new domicile policy as well.

Jharkhand Universal Pension Scheme (Rs. 1000 p.m) for Elderly Citizens

The raised pension amount of Rs. 1,000 p.m in Jharkhand Universal Pension Scheme will be credited directly into the bank accounts of the beneficiaries. This decision is going to impact hugely to Old Age people, Widow women and Persons with Disability (PWDs) and will raise their living standards. In this Jharkhand Universal Pension Scheme, all the elderly senior citizens will now get Rs. 1000 per month as pension.

Moreover, the directly credit going into the beneficiary account would also help in eliminating the need of middlemen and thus reducing middlemen. The state govt. is consistently working towards ensuring that the pension scheme benefits reaches the last person of the society.

Jharkhand govt. is committed towards the welfare of farmers, poor youths and women in the state. Moreover, the govt. is laying special emphasis on the old age people, widow (vidhwa) and disabled persons to ensure the holistic development of the society.

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Other Announcements by Chief Minister Hemant Soren

In addition to the raising amount in Jharkhand Old Age Pension Scheme, a new domicile policy will be formulated and 75 per cent of the posts in the private sector will be reserved for local people. Moreover, rules are being made for appointment of teachers in minority schools also. CM further added that construction of a 500-bed hospital is in progress on the premises of the medical college in Dumka, which will strengthen the healthcare facility in Santhal Pargana Division.

Moreover, ‘dhoti-sari’ scheme will also be launched under which a dhoti or a lungi and a sari will be distributed to 57 lakh poor families of the state at a subsidized rate of Rs 10 apiece. Jharkhand Old Age pension scheme raised amount would benefit all the senior citizens in the state who are availing pension benefits.

Source / Reference Link: https://www.zeebiz.com/personal-finance/news-great-news-for-this-state-rs-1000-monthly-pension-scheme-75-jobs-reservation-to-locals-soon-147177

5 thoughts on “Jharkhand Old Age / Widow / Viklang Pension Amount to be Raised to Rs. 1000”

  1. sir,
    mera name bikash h or may seraikella dist ka rahne bala hu.
    meri maa kaa 60 yrs pura ho gaya h .
    or maine 3 baar form vhar ke block me jama kar diya tha . lekin block staff ka kahna h ki thumhara maa ka ration kard ka suchi me naam nhi h. esliye nhi hoga (2002 ka suchi) .ab ham kiya kare.

    • Sir You can apply online for Old Age Pension in Jharkhand. So please go through online. Because Jharkhand mein aap agar Physical koi kaam karvayenge toh hoga hi nahi.


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