BIHAR STATE DISABILITY PENSION

Sector: Social security

BIHAR STATE DISABILITY PENSION (BIHAR GOVT)

The disability pension scheme is known as Bihar State Disability Pension Scheme initiated by the State Government to cover only those persons with disabilities who are not covered under the Indira Gandhi National Disability Pension Scheme (IGNDPS).

Eligibility Criteria
(1)The applicant must be physically disabled and posses a certificate of minimum 40% of disability.
(2)There is no minimum or maximum age limit for availing the benefits of the scheme.
(3)There is no upper limit of annual income defined for availing the pension.
(4)The applicant should be a resident of the State or should have been residing in the State for at least past 10 years, since the date of submission of the application.

Beneficiary:

Person with 40% or above disabiliy and as per rule

Benefits:

Monthly pension as per rule