Beneficiaries of outdated age pension, widow pension, handicapped pensions given this quantity
Barnala: Rs 42.46 lakhs have been disbursed amongst the pensioners of various weaker sections of society in Barnala. Giving this info right here immediately, the Chairman Planning Board Barnala, Karan Dhillon said that Punjab authorities was dedicated to present all types of monetary help for upliftment of weaker sections of society.
He added that for the interval of January to March 2021, beneath Indira Gandhi National Oldage Pension there are 2745 normal class beneficiaries and 1826 Scheduled Caste beneficiaries are have been disbursed Rs 27 lacs of pension. Every particular person is being given Rs 200 pension per thirty days. (*42*) is granted to folks uptil 79 years of age.
Similarly, beneath Indira Gandhi National Oldage Pension beneficiaries have been given pensions for month of January and February 2021. These embody 397 beneficiaries which have been given Rs 500 per thirty days amounting to Rs 3.9 lacs. Under the identical pension scheme, the 302 SC beneficiaries hagve been given Rs 4.53 lacs of pension quantity for the interval January to March 2021. (*42*) pension is given to folks aged above 80 years at Rs 500 per thirty days.
He added that beneath Indira Gandhi National Widow Scheme Rs 300 per thirty days pension has been given for interval of January to March 2021 to 399 normal class girls and 243 SC girls amounting to Rs 5.77 lacs. (*42*) is being given to widows upto 79 years of age. Similarly, beneath Indira Gandhi National Widow Scheme Rs 500 per thirty days is being to girls above 80 years of age. 7 girls from normal class and 6 girls from SC class have been given Rs Rs 19500 for interval of January to March 2021.
Under India Gandhi National Handicap Pension Rs 300 per thirty days is given to folks upto 79 years of age. For interval of January to March 2021, 29 normal class beneficiaries and 26 SC beneficiaries have been given Rs 49500. Similarly, beneath the identical scheme Rs 500 per thirty days is being given to handicapped folks above 80 years of age. For interval of January to March 2021, 3 normal class and a pair of SC beneficiaries have gotten Rs 7500.