माननीय प्रधानमंत्री ने राष्ट्र की स्वतंत्रता के 75 वर्ष पूर्ण हो जाने पर वर्ष 2022 तक सभी के लिए आवास की परिकल्पना की है। इस उद्येश्य की प्राप्ति के लिए केन्द्र सरकार ने एंक व्यापक मिशन "2022 तक सबके लिए आवास" शुरू किया है। 25 जून 2015 को प्रधानमंत्री श्री नरेन्द्र मोदी ने इस बहुप्रतीक्षित योजना को प्रधानमंत्री आवास योजना के नाम से प्रारम्भ किया है।
Hon’ble Prime Minister envisioned housing for All by 2022 when the Nation completes 75 years of its Independence. In order to achieve this objective, Central Government has launched a comprehensive mission “Housing for All by 2022”. This much awaited scheme has been launched by the Prime Minister of India, Sh. Narendra Modi on 25th June, 2015 as Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana.

Enter your email address:


Subscribe for Latest Schemes of Government via e-mail Daily
Free ! Free ! Free!

Delivered by FeedBurner

Friday, May 12, 2017

Senior Citizen Pension Bima Yojana: Unstarred Question in Rajyasabha

Senior Citizen Pension Bima Yojana

(a) whether Government has launched a new Varisht Pension Bima Yojana as a social security scheme for the senior citizens of the country, if so, the details thereof; and 
(b) how it will be beneficial to senior citizens?


GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF  FINANCE
RAJYA SABHA
UNSTARRED QUESTION NO-2957
ANSWERED ON-28.03.2017
Senior Citizen Pension Bima Yojana
2957 . Shri T.G. Venkatesh

(a) whether Government has launched a new Varisht Pension Bima Yojana as a social security scheme for the senior citizens of the country, if so, the details thereof; and 
(b) how it will be beneficial to senior citizens?

ANSWER

Minister of State in the Ministry of Finance



(a) and (b): The Government has approved a scheme for senior citizens to protect elderly persons aged 60 and above against a future fall in their interest income due to the uncertain market conditions, as also to provide social security during old age. The scheme will be implemented through Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) of India. As per the scheme, on payment of an initial lump sum amount ranging from a minimum purchase price of Rs. 1,50,000/- for a minimum pension of Rs 1000/- per month to a maximum purchase price of Rs. 7,50,000/- for maximum pension of Rs. 5,000/- per month, subscribers will get an assured pension based on a guaranteed rate of return of 8% per annum, payable monthly/quarterly/half-yearly/annually.

*****
Source: Rajyasabha
{http://164.100.47.234/question/annex/242/Au2957.doc}

No comments:

Post a Comment