‘Universal Pension Scheme’ has been implemented in Jharkhand by simplifying the pension schemes operated under the social security scheme.
Jharkhand Universal Pension Scheme , Ranchi: In Jharkhand, the ‘Universal Pension Scheme’ has been implemented by simplifying the pension schemes operated under the social security scheme, for which the government has made a provision of Rs 100 crore. From this scheme, now all the old people who are above 60 years of age will get the benefit of pension scheme, but they do not pay income tax.Also Read – IND vs NZ T20, 2nd Match: Finally the government has given permission, the cricket stadium will be full of spectators
Compulsion of APL and BPL cards for pension schemes abolished
A government release said here that Chief Minister Hemant Soren has implemented ‘Universal Pension Scheme’ with an initial provision of Rs 100 crore on the occasion of the state’s foundation day on November 15, under which the obligation of APL and BPL cards for pension schemes will be abolished. has been done. Also Read – Gang supplying AK-47 to Naxalites-Gangsters of Bihar-Jharkhand exposed, CRPF jawan turns out to be the kingpin in Pulwama
All old people will get the benefit of pension scheme, condition – no taxpayers
The special feature of the scheme is that now all the old people above 60 years of age will get the benefit of pension scheme. Provided that the applicant is not in the category of taxpayer. Also Read – Bihar: The killers escaped after entering the house and shooting the wife of a CISF jawan
Poor, disabled and destitute, including widows, singles, abandoned women
The government has also included poor, disabled and destitute, including widows, single, abandoned women, in this scheme, the release said. All of them will get one thousand rupees per month directly in their bank account.
Benefits of the scheme to every needy
It has been told in the release that pension schemes are already operated by the Central and State Governments. Earlier, a limited number of beneficiaries were selected to implement these schemes. In such a situation, many needy people were deprived of taking advantage of the scheme. (input language)