How to Apply Online for Old Age Pension Assam | Indira Gandhi National Old Age Pension Scheme in the state of Assam: Assam Old Age Pension Scheme Registration Form PDF is available to download online at pnrd.assam.gov.in. The Government of Assam has invited Old Age Pension Application Form through offline mode. All senior citizens above 60 years of age can now apply by downloading the PDF of Assam Old Age Pension Scheme application form through online mode, while the complete form (with documents) is to be done through offline mode.
Assam Old Age Pension Scheme 2021 for Senior Citizens
The Assam Old Age Pension Scheme represents an important step towards fulfillment of the Directive Principles in Article 41 of the Constitution. The program introduced a state-wide policy for social assistance for the poor and aimed to ensure minimum statewide standards for social assistance in addition to government benefits. Presently providing or may provide in future.
Indira Gandhi National Old Age Pension Scheme (IGNOAPS) Assam
- Minimum eligible age – 60 years
- Monthly pension- Rs. 200 for persons in the age group of 60 years to 79 years
- For persons aged 80 years and above, the pension is Rs. 500 per month
How to Apply Online for Old Age Pension Assam
The link to apply for Assam Old Age Pension Scheme through online mode is https://pnrd.assam.gov.in/how-to/apply-for-old-age-pension-0. Here is the checklist to avail benefits under Indira Gandhi National Old Age Pension Scheme (IGNOAPS).
- Applicant should be from BPL category (with valid BPL ID)
- Applicant’s age should be more than 60 years
Assam Old Age Pension Scheme Application Form PDF
Here is the direct link to download Assam Old Age Pension Scheme Application Form PDF – https://rural.assam.gov.in/sites/default/files/National%20Social%20Assistance%20Program.Model%20Application%20Form.pdf
Assam Old Age Pension Scheme Application Form PDF will open as shown below:-
Any applicant fulfilling the above criteria can approach the Village Panchayat / VCDC / VDC or Block Office and submit the application in the format given below.
- Applications are actively collected by reaching homes
- The application is verified with respect to the facts regarding eligibility
- The list of eligible beneficiaries along with the recommendations of the Verifying Authority is discussed in the Gram Sabha
- The final list is placed before the sanctioning authority
A web based MIS has been developed by the Ministry of Rural Development to maintain the data of the beneficiaries. MIS can be reached at https://nsap.nic.in/. All the beneficiary data has been uploaded in MIS.
Download Assam Old Age Pension Scheme Guidelines
Download Guidelines for NSAP in Assam – https://rural.assam.gov.in/sites/default/files/National%20Social%20Assistance%20Programme.Guideline.pdf
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Beneficiaries of IGNOAPS in Assam
The total number of beneficiaries of Indira Gandhi National Old Age Pension Scheme in Assam is 7,85,836.
For more information, visit the official website https://pnrd.assam.gov.in/information-services/pensions-0