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Concerned Department : Social Welfare and Nutritious Meal Programme Department
Concerned District : All Districts
Organisation Name : Social Welfare and Nutritious Meal
Scheme Details
Title / Name : Destitute Widow Pension Scheme
Associated Scheme :
Sponsored By : State
Funding Pattern : Pension will be given to all th e widows applying for without age limit subject to eligibility. Rs.400/- per month
Beneficiaries : Citizen
Benefits Types : Incentives
Eligibility criteria
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How To Avail : Tahsildar / Special Tahsildar (Social Security Scheme)
Validity of the Scheme
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Description : Destitute Widow Pension Scheme, , 1.No age limit 2.Must have no source of Income. 3.Must not be professional beggars Pension is given in spite of having legal heirs of above 18 years of age. 4.Must not possess property of value more than Rs.5,000/-. Instead of getting the reports regarding the pension given to the widows from Village Administrative Officers and Revenue Inspectors, copy of resolution of Village Panchayat/ Town Panchayat may be submitted Assistance will not be given if remarried