Haryana Widow Pension Scheme – Haryana Government (Social Justice and Empowerment Department) has introduced the Widow Pension Scheme for women of the state. Under this scheme, the State Government provides financial assistance to the widows of the state (a woman whose husband has died). The main motive of the state government behind launching this scheme is to provide financial help to the women so that they can live their life easily after their husband’s death. Under this scheme, the Haryana Government provides a monthly pension of Rs 1600 to the widow.
Haryana Widow Pension Scheme
The Department of Social Justice and Empowerment provides financial assistance to the widows of the state by launching this social welfare scheme. The State Government has taken a very good initiative and this scheme helps the economically displaced and widowed women who help them straighten their lives.
Benefits of Haryana Widow Pension Scheme
- Benefits of financial assistance for destitute and widowed women (women whose husbands have died) in Haryana
- The government will pay a widow Rs. 1600 per month.
- Applicant must be a permanant resident of Haryana.
- A woman applicant must be a destitue of widow without a husband, a parent, and a son.
- Age must be minimum 18 Years.
- Applicant’s annual income from all sources must not exceed Rs. 2 Lakh
- Applicants should be destitute due to physical / mental inability.
- Those widows who are working in any government and private sector can not avail the benefits of the scheme as they are not eligible
- Besides this, widows availing benefits of any other scheme of the state or central government are also not eligible for this scheme.
- Aadhar Card
- Residence Certificate
- Income Certificate
- Death Certificate of Husband
- BPL Card if any
- Passport Size Photos
- Bank Account Statement
Haryana Widow Pension Scheme – Application Process
- Firstly, download and fill out the application form and attach all documents.
- After that, submit the form to Social Welfare Officer in District / Taluka of Haryana.
Official Website – http://socialjusticehry.gov.in/
Download Scheme Complete Details in pdf – http://socialjusticehry.gov.in/schemes/WIDOW_AND_DESTITUTE_WOMEN_PENSION.pdf
Download Application Form – http://socialjusticehry.gov.in/Website/WP.pdf