Odisha govt. has launched web portal for Harishchandra Sahayata Yojana (HSY) 2023 at cmrfodisha.gov.in. The Harischandra Sahayata Yojna was lunched in CMRF during August 2013 for providing financial assistance to poor and destitute for conducting the last rites of their family member and for cremation of unclaimed dead bodies. In this article, we will tell you how to download Harishchandra Sahayata Yojana Application Form in PDF format and check name in beneficiary list.
Odisha Harishchandra Sahayata Yojana 2023 – Form / List / Details
In Harishchandra Sahayata Scheme, govt. will provide financial assistance to the needy and poor people for cremation. Accordingly, all the people can then easily perform the last rites and Chief Minister’s Relief Fund (CMRF) Portal will provide service delivery in all districts. Candidates can access CMRF portal and fill the registration form at cmrfodisha.gov.in. Under the HSY Scheme, govt. will provide assistance to the family of the deceased to perform last rites and rituals.
The assistance amount under HSY is Rs. 2,000 in Rural Areas and Rs. 3,000 in urban areas. The state govt. has launched an online application software for the online disbursement of HSY Assistance. Govt. has also started a Mahaprayan Initiative to free the people from tension of carrying the dead body of the family members from place of death to the cremation / burial place. Govt. has started various dead body carrying vehicles (hearse) from CMRF resources to district hospitals, medical College & hospitals.
Download Harishchandra Sahayata Yojana Application Form PDF
Below is the complete process to download Harishchandra Sahayata Yojana Application Form PDF:-
STEP 1: Firstly visit the official website at https://khordha.nic.in/form/harishchandra-sahayata-yojana-application-form/
STEP 2: At this page, click at “View” link to download scheme apply form. Here is direct link to download Harischandra Sahayata Yojana Application Form PDF – https://cdn.s3waas.gov.in/s35737034557ef5b8c02c0e46513b98f90/uploads/2019/02/2019020880.pdf
STEP 3: The Odisha Harishchandra Sahayata Yojana Application Form PDF will appear as shown below:-
STEP 4: Applicants can simply download this application form, take a printout, fill it manually and submit it to concerned authorities for approval.
Harischandra Sahayata Yojana User Login
STEP 1: Firstly visit the official website at
STEP 2: At the homepage, click at the “Official Login – Harischandra Sahayata Yojana Click Here” link as shown below:-
STEP 3: Direct Link – https://cmrfodisha.gov.in/cmrf_app/office/index.php
STEP 4: Then the Odisha Harishchandra Sahayata Yojana User Login page will appear as shown below:-
STEP 5: Finally, candidates can make the “User Login” to avail the financial assistance for cremation under Odisha Harischandra Sahayata Yojana.
Harishchandra Sahayata Yojana Online Registration Form
This scheme will ensure healthcare and Bereavement assistance for the needy. Below is the complete procedure to apply online for HSY Scheme:-
STEP 1: Visit the official website
STEP 2: On the Homepage, click at the “Apply Online” link under ‘Welcome To Chief Minister’s Relief Fund’ section.
STEP 3: Afterwards, Harishchandra Sahayata Yojana Form will appear as shown below:-
STEP 4: Here enter the complete details and upload Income Certificate, Aadhaar Card details, Patient’s Identity Proof & Copy of Recommendation. Then, click at the “Submit” button to complete the Registration Process.
STEP 5: Scheme Details – https://cmrfodisha.gov.in/sites/default/files/misc/HSY%20Advertisement.pdf
Check Name in Harischandra Sahayata Yojana List of Beneficiaries
Here is the complete process to check name in Harishchandra Sahayata Yojana list of beneficiaries:-
STEP 1: Firstly visit the official website at
STEP 2: At the homepage, scroll over the “HSY Beneficiary Details” tab present in the main menu and then select the year. For instance, here we are selecting year as 2020.
STEP 3: Afterwards, the entire Harischandra Sahayata Yojana list of beneficiaries will appear as shown below:-
STEP 4: People can download this HSY beneficiary list and find their name manually to get financial assistance for cremation.
Odisha Harishchandra Sahayata Yojana Features
The important features and highlights of this Harishchandra Sahayata scheme are as follows:-
- The state govt. will provide a financial assistance of Rs. 14 crore from CMRF. Out of this total amount, Rs. 10 core will be directly from CMRF Funds while the remaining 4 crore will come through Collectors.
- In the previous 2 years, govt. has provided assistance of approx. Rs. 32 crore to 1.68 lakh poor and destitute families of deceased.
- Under Mahaprayan Hearse Service, govt. has already provided 39 vehicles for 29 districts along with 3 vehicles for 6 medical colleges.
- CMRF will provide funds for the implementation of Harishchandra Sahayata Yojana, Mahaprayan hearse service & AAHAR programmes.
CM also proposes that the Central govt. should classify CMRF activities under Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) like Prime Minister Relief Fund (PMRF). This would help in universalizing the pro-people initiatives of the Odisha government.