The state government of Bihar has started a new pension scheme named “ Indira Gandhi National Old Age Pension Scheme Bihar” for the senior citizen of the state. Under this scheme, government will provide financial assistance in the form of pension to give them a better survival.
The National Old Age Pension Scheme was introduced in Bihar in 1995 under the National Social Assistance Programme 2007. The scheme was renamed in 2007 as Indira Gandhi National Old Age Pension Scheme.
Eligibility Criteria for Birdha Pension Scheme in Bihar
Here are the details about the eligibility for Vridha Pension Online Bihar
- Age of the applicants should be 60 years or above.
- Applicants must be residents of Bihar.
- If applicants are getting benefits from the other social security scheme will not be eligible for Bihar Vridha Pension Yojana.
Amount of Pension
Under this scheme, the Bihar Government will provide Rs. 600 per month in the form of pension to the senior citizens of the state.
Vridha Pension Scheme in Bihar is started for the older citizens of the state. Government wants to bring development in the living circumstances of old age people. Senior citizens of Bihar can take the benefit of the pension scheme.
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