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Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan MP single women fifty

Chouhan announces pension for single women above 50 years

 Madhya Pradesh,  Chief Minister, Shivraj Singh Chouhan“Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Women’s day announced ‘Mukhyamantri Mahila Kosh‘ scheme under which women who aren’t married and are above the age of 50 will be given pension. Chief Minister further made this decision keeping in view the financial condition of the poor women in his who are not married due to one reason

Pension to 20 retired journalists of Assam

Pension to 20 retired journalists of Assam

‘The Assam Pension Scheme for Journalists’ was launched today by the state government and altogether 20 retired Assam scribes were today handed over pension authority letters under it, official sources said.The 20 retired journalists will receive Rs 8000 per month as pension under the scheme instituted by the information and public relations department of the

7th Pay Commission Major Highlights Effective July 1

7th Pay Commission: Major Highlights to be Effective From July 1

New Delhi, July 7 : The Cabinet had approved recommendations of 7th Central Pay Commission on allowances with 34 modifications which will impose an additional annual burden of Rs 30,748 crore on the exchequer. The revised rates will be effective from July 1, 2017 and is based on the recommendations of the Committee on Allowances

aadhar card

Aadhar Compulsory For Pension and Subsidy Schemes

Aadhar card is compulsory for many government schemes. The beneficiaries from kerosene oilseers to pension scheme will be required to provide Aadhar cards. These schemes are provided by the government under subsidy or free of cost. So the government is going to crack down on this issue so that there is no mess. Therefore, the

Punjab cabinet meet

Punjab Cabinet Decisions: Abolishment of Kurki Clause Soon

On tuesday Punjab cabinet meeting was held in chandigarh where they approve many decisions regarding public welfare.The main decisions which were taken by cabinet included the abolisment of clause related to Kurki. All the Market committees dissolved.Shagun Scheme Renamed as ‘Aashirwad Scheme’. cabinet also give their nod to give pension of 8 thousand rupees to

Good News: Financial assistance to old age pensioners

Good News: Financial assistance to old age pensioners. A budget of Rs 256.74 crore has been provided for the first three months, for the purpose of financial assistance to the beneficiaries of old age pension and other schemes under the financial year 2017-18. This payment will be made soon.Regarding this, Social Security Minister Razia Sultana said


Punjab Govt. Sanctioned Pension For Acid Attack Victims

The Punjab government has sanctioned a pension of Rs. 8 thousand per month for acid attack victims. Chief Minister Capt. Amarinder Singh has approved the proposal of Social Security, Women and Child Development Department, which stated that acute acid attacking girls, who have become difficult to live after episode of acid attack, Provide financial assistance

HC unhappy over non-payment of pension to retd judicial staff

Mumbai: The Bombay High Court has expressed unhappiness over non-payment of pension and arrears to retired judicial officers and warned that if they are not paid their dues, it would summon state government officials concerned and deprive them of their pension for two years. “We are most unhappy at this state of affairs. We expect the payment of pension and arrears to commence within four weeks,” said a bench of justices

To have update on pension status, just download e-Grievances app

Chandigarh: To address problems faced by the city pensioners, Member Parliament, Kirron Kher has launched “e-Grievances” mobile application. The app is being launched as a part of “Digital India Campaign” for Pensioners, employees the Department, Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd., Wireless Monitoring Station, Telecom Enforcement and Resource Monitoring Cell, Bharat Broad Band Nigam Ltd. The app

Cabinet approves hike in pension for freedom fighters

New Delhi: The pension given to freedom fighters and their heirs will be hiked by 20 per cent after the Union Cabinet today gave its nod to the proposal. In his Independence Day speech this year, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had said that the government would increase freedom fighters’ pension. “The Prime Minister had announced

Pension of ex-MLAs in Punjab hiked

Chandigarh: Pension of former MLAs in Punjab will now go up by at least Rs 5,000 per month, with the state assembly today passing a bill in this regard, a step that will entail an additional expenditure of about Rs 8.97 crore per annum. The Punjab State Legislature Members (Pension and Medical Facilities Regulation) Amendment

Finally, 83-yr-old ‘face of scheme’ gets selected for old age pension

The 83-year-old Shella Singh of Kaler village in Faridkot district, whose face the state government used to project as the old-age pension scheme’s brand ambassador without even offering him the pension, has finally become entitled to get the benefit. This could be done only after media highlighted the issue on Monday.Shella was unaware if the

PIL challenges bill increasing salaries, pension of MLAs

Mumbai: A PIL in Bombay High Court has challenged a Maharashtra government’s bill increasing salaries and pension of sitting and former MLAs as well as ministers, citing financial burden on the state. The bill raised the monthly salaries of sitting MLAs from Rs 1.5 lakh to Rs 2 lakh, while awarding the ministers and ex-MLAs