Aasra Pension Scheme 2021: Application Form, Eligibility

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Aasra Pension Scheme- The Telangana government has launched the Aasara Pension Scheme to improve the general well-being of the citizens of the state. Aasra means “to support” and this is what the Telangana government is providing to all those who are unable to get their financial money because they are unable to work for their family members and suffer from a certain disease. Today under this article, we will share the important aspect of the Aasara Pension Scheme. As such, The process of applying for the Aasara scheme, its eligibility criteria, the status of the application, required documents, and all other aspects of the scheme. If you want to take advantage of this scheme, then read this article of ours till the end.

Aasra Pension Scheme

Aasra Pension Scheme

The Aasara Pension Scheme was launched in 2014 by the Chief Minister of Telangana to provide pensions to all the widows, HIV patients, etc. so that they can provide a happy life to their families. Now, this scheme has been renewed in the year 2020 and the pension amount has been increased so that every beneficiary can get more benefits from Telangana Aasara Yojana. They no longer need to go to work because they are unwell. The scheme will focus on the safety and security of needy families. With the successful implementation of the plan, it can expect to improve the condition of Telangana society. It is known that the Telangana government has launched 14 more schemes for the physically challenged.

Details of Aasra Pension Scheme

Name Aasara Pension Scheme
Launched by Chief Minister of Telangana State
Launched Date 28th May 2019
Beneficiaries Citizen of the State
Objective Providing Financial Support on Monthly Basis
Official Website Click Here

Purpose of Aasra Pension Scheme

The main objective of the TS Aasara pension is to provide financial assistance to the elderly, disabled, HIV patients, and single women so that they can support their families without working. Through the implementation of this scheme, the financial condition of the people will improve which will ultimately improve the standard of living of these people. The Telangana government wants to provide better living opportunities to all eligible beneficiaries so that all the beneficiaries can remain self-sufficient and meet their daily needs with a monthly pension.

New Update On Aasra Pension Scheme

The lockdown has been extended to May 7, 2020, due to an increase in corona cases in Telangana. The state government of Telangana gave Rs. 875 crores to distribute TS Asra pension. All the beneficiaries of TS Aasra Pension will get the pension amount in their bank accounts very soon. Interested people who want to check, their name is in the beneficiary list, you can see the available list at @ aasara.telangana.gov.in. Not only this, Telangana Finance Ministry Harish Rao announced in the media that the government is going to distribute 12 kg of rice along with Rs 1500 to all the white ration cardholders of the state. Those who do not have a ration card will get the necessary items including rice, pulses, oil packets, etc.

Revised Pension Amount

The Telangana government has implemented TS Aasara Pension after bringing some amendments. Under these amendments, the pension amount of the beneficiaries increases. Details of pension amount are given in the following table: –

Beneficiary Category   Old Amount Revised Amount
Disabled Persons 1000 3000
Single Female 1000 2000
Beedi Labourers 1000 2000
Filaria Patients 1000 2000
HIV Patients 1000 2000
Old Age Pension 1000 2000
Disabled Person 1000 2000
Weavers 1000 2000
Disabled 1000 2000
Widows 1000 2000

Benefits Of  Aasra Pension Scheme

  • One of the main benefits of the Telangana Asra Pension Scheme 2021 is the availability of financial funds that will be allocated to all the beneficiaries of the scheme.
  • We all know that in our country, many people are very sick and they are not even able to go to work due to their illness.
  • Through the implementation of this scheme, many people will be able to provide financial support to their families without going to work.
  • There are several benefits for TS Asra pension that will be provided to all beneficiaries.

Eligibility Criteria For Aasra Pension Scheme

Various eligibility criteria have been finalized for a different group of beneficiaries which are available under the Telangana Aasra Pension Scheme for 2020: –

For Disabled Person-

  • A person of any age can apply for the scheme.
  • The applicant must belong to primitive and Vulnerable Tribal Groups

For Weavers-

  • The age of the weaver must be above 50 years.
  • The applicant must belong to primitive and Vulnerable Tribal Groups
  • Only one pension in a family can avail of the pension.
  • By profession, a person should be in weaving, irrespective of rural or urban areas.

For Widow-

  • The age of the widow must be above 18 years.
  • The applicant must belong to primitive and Vulnerable Tribal Groups.

For Toddy Tappers-

  • The age of the applicant must be above 50 years.
  • The applicant must belong to primitive and Vulnerable Tribal Groups
  • By profession, the person should be in Toddy Tapping, irrespective of rural or urban areas.
  • For Toddy tapper pensions the verification should be confirmed whether the beneficiary is a registered member in the Co-Operative Society of Toddy Tappers.

For Old Age-

  • The age should be 65 years and above.
  • The applicant must belong to primitive and Vulnerable Tribal Groups
  • Only one pension in a family, preferably a woman is eligible.
  • Landless agriculture laborers, rural artisans/craftsmen slum dwellers, persons earning their livelihood on daily basis in the informal sector like porters, coolies, rickshaw pullers, hand cart pullers, fruit/flower sellers, snake charmers, rag pickers, cobblers, destitute, and other similar categories irrespective of rural or urban areas are also eligible.
  • Homeless, houseless households residing in temporary informal establishments or huts especially in urban areas are eligible.
  • Households headed by widows or terminally ill persons/disabled persons /persons aged 65 years or more with no assured means of subsistence or societal support are also eligible.

Aasra Pension Scheme Disability Category List

Blindness Low Vision Persons Cured of Leprosy
Hearing Impaired Locomotor Disability Dwarfism
Intellectual Mental Illness Autism Spectrum Disorder
Cerebral Palsy Muscular Dystrophy Chronic Neurological Conditions
Specific Learning Disabilities Multiple Sclerosis Speech & Language Disability
Thalassemia Haemophilia Sickle Cell Disease
Multiple Disabilities including Deaf-Blindness Acid Attack Victims Parkinson’s Disease

Needed Documents

  • Aadhaar Card
  • Address Proof
  • Income Certificate
  • Proof of age
  • Death Certificate in case of a widow
  • Bank Account Passbook
  • Post Office Saving Account
  • IFSC Code
  • Photograph
  • Mobile Number
  • Xerox copy of registration in the Cooperative society of Toddy Tappers.
  • Weavers should submit a Xerox copy of registration in the Co-operatives society of weavers.
  • SADAREM Certificate in the case of persons with disabilities 40% or above and 51% in respect to the hearing impaired.

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Offline Application Process of Aasra Pension Scheme

If you want to register yourself under this scheme then you have to follow the following steps:

  • Click on the link given here.
  • Download the application form.
  • Fill in all the asked details.
  • Attach the required documents.
  • Submit your Application to your Regional Gram Panchayat Secretary / Village Revenue Officer in the rural area and Bill Collector in the Urban area.

TS Aasra Pension Online Apply

  • First of all, go to the Official Website.
  • A homepage will open on your screen.
  • From the home page go to the “online application” section and select the “pension application” option.
  • Fill the details in the application form with all the required details
  • Upload the necessary documents like the Aadhaar card, FSC card, bank account passbook, property tax receipt, and self-declaration.
  • Click on Submit Button for the final submission of the application.

Telangana Aasra Pension Scheme Status

  • First, visit the official website
  • A homepage will open on your screen.
  • On the homepage, click on the Search Beneficiary Details” Option.
  • Enter your Application Number, District, Panchayat, and all required details
  • Click on the search button.

How To Search Pensioner Details

  • Visit the official website.
  • From the home page, you need to select the “quick search” option
  • After that the “Search Pensioner Details” option further.
  • Click on it and a new page will appear where you need to enter the asked details such as
    • Pensioner ID/ SADAREM ID
    • District
    • Mandal
    • Panchayat
    • Name
    • Head of The Family
  • Click the search option and information will appear on the screen.

How to Get TS Aasra Self Declaration Certificate

  • First, visit the official website.
  • On the home page, you have to click on pension application under the online application section
  • Now you need to click on the self-declaration download
  • The form will be downloaded.
  • You can take a printout of this form and fill it.

Helpline Number

For any query,

  • Toll-free number- 18004251980
  • Call center number- 08702500781

Conclusion

The Telangana government has started the Aasara Pension scheme to improve the general well-being of the citizens of the state. The scheme will focus on the safety and security of needy families.

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Aasra Pension Scheme’s Some Important FAQs

What is TS Aasara Pension Scheme?

Aasara Pension has been started by the Rural Development Welfare Department with the objective of providing financial assistance to the destitute people of the society. Under this scheme, the pension is provided to the elderly, disabled and destitute as financial assistance.

Can this pension be applied online?

Yes, you can apply for this pension online.

On what date is the TS Aasara Pension amount released?

Assistance funds are released to selected beneficiaries through DBT between the 1st and 7th of every month.

How much pension amount is set by the Telangana government for Aasara Pension?

Under this scheme, a monthly pension of Rs 2,000 is provided to all the beneficiaries2

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