UP government transfers over Rs 1,311 crore to 87 lakh pensioners’ accounts

Via: Specific Information Provider | Lucknow |

Up to date: September 17, 2020 12:19:36 pm


A complete of Rs 3,484 crore has now been transferred to round 86.95 lakh beneficiaries since lockdown in March this yr below a number of pension schemes.

THE UTTAR Pradesh executive on Wednesday transferred the second one three-month installment to 86.95 lakh beneficiaries of a number of pension schemes within the state value round Rs 1,311 crore. The finances are for July, August and September.

After making the web switch, Leader Minister Yogi Adityanath, who additionally interacted with one of the most beneficiaries via video-conferencing, mentioned the state executive was once serving to other folks by means of linking them to God and that serving to the destitute and differently-abled makes the soul satisfied.

“Vartman sarkar nar ko Narayan se jodkar unki sewa kar rahi hai”, a central authority spokesperson quoted Adityanath.

The CM mentioned that whilst beneficiaries had been being given ration two times a month since April 2020, gram pradhans (village heads) and native our bodies have been requested to offer Rs 1,000 to the deficient for scientific remedy if they don’t seem to be attached with Ayushman Bharat or Mukhyamantri Jan Arogya Yojna. He mentioned directions had been additionally issued to district magistrates to make association for Rs 5,000 for the ultimate rites of destitute individuals from the Gram Pradhan Nidhi or native frame fund.

That is the second one three-month installment, which is being given because the lockdown in March. Previous, the state executive had given three-month installments of April, Would possibly and June to round 86.71 lakh beneficiaries of various pension schemes around the state via on-line switch of finances.

Thus, a complete of Rs 3,484 crore has now been transferred to round 86.95 lakh beneficiaries since lockdown in March this yr below a number of pension schemes.

On Wednesday, Rs 748 crore was once transferred to 49.87 lakh beneficiaries of old-age pension, about Rs 390 crore to about 26 lakh destitute ladies pension, round Rs 163 crore to 11 lakh beneficiaries of Divyangjan pension, about Rs eight crore to 11,324 beneficiaries of leprosy pension, amongst others.

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