LAXMI BAI SOCIAL SECURITY PENSION

Sector: SOCIAL SECURITY

LAXMI BAI SOCIAL SECURITY PENSION (BIHAR GOVT)

As the Indira Gandhi National Widow Pension Scheme (IGNWPS) only covers widows aged 40–59, some State Governments have launched state widow pension schemes. The Lakshmi Bai Pension Yojana in Bihar covers all widows above 18 years of age whose annual family income is below 60,000 Rs.

Beneficiary:

all widows above 18 years of age whose annual family income is below 60,000 Rs

Benefits:

Monthly pension as per rule