Shravan Bal Yojana Maharashtra 2020-21 Application Form in Marathi

Shravan Bal Yojana Maharashtra 2020-21 Application Form in Marathi | Shravan Bal Yojana Documents | श्रावण बाळ योजना माहिती।

Where there is old age person there is happiness and blessings. Old people are the treasure for any country. But according to many surveys the condition of old age people are not good in our society. They are tortured and humiliated many times by their own family members. The percentage of the old age people harassed and humiliated is more than 71%.Poor financial condition, diseases and lack of moral values is the main reasons for the pathetic condition of the old age persons. So special care schemes should be made for the welfare of the old age persons.

Shravan Bal Yojana

Maharashtra government has announced a welfare pension scheme for the old age persons of Maharashtra named as Shravan Bal Seva Rajya Nivruttivetan Yojana .This scheme will provide financially help to old age persons for their daily requirements. Shravan Bal Yojana is a pension scheme which provides help to the persons above the age of 65 years.This scheme helps to make the old age persons self-dependent and let them to live a happy life without depending upon anyone for their daily needs.

Shravan Bal Yojana
Shravan Bal Yojana

Benefits of this pension scheme

  1. For all Old Persons:-This pension scheme is for every old age persons belonging to BPL category.
  2. Self-dependent:- This scheme makes the senior citizen self-dependent and they have no need to ask anyone for their daily needs.
  3. Budget passed:-The government of Maharashtra has passed the budget of Rs.350crore for this pension scheme.

Eligibility criteria for this Pension scheme

This scheme has been divide into two categories

Category A: In this category the persons should be equal to or above 65 years and whose annual income is below Rs.21000/- and the name of the applicant is not in the BPL list will get monthly pension of Rs.600/- from the state government.

Category B: In this category the persons whose age are equal to or above 65 years and who belongs to BPL family will get Rs.400/- pension from state government and Rs.200 from Indira Gandhi National Old Age pension Scheme.

  • Residence: – The applicant should be the permanent residence of Maharashtra state.
  • Age Limit: – The age of applicant must be equal to or more than 65 years.
  • The applicant of Shravan Bal Yojana will not be any government employee or taking any prior pension from state or center government.
  • Bank Account: – The applicant must have running bank account and should be linked with the Aadhar card of applicant.

Shravan Bal Yojana Documents

  1. Age proof: – As this scheme if for the age of 65 or above so applicant should have valid documents showing the age of person either it may be Aadhar card or voter ID card.
  2. Annual Income certificate: The applicant must submit the annual income certificate to avail the benefits of this pension yojana.
  3. Category certificate:-The applicant also has to submit the category certificate of BPL for this scheme.
  4. Residence proof: – Shravan Bal Yojana is only for the citizens of Maharashtra so the applicant should have valid domicile of Maharashtra.
  5. Bank passbook: – The pension under this scheme has been directly transferred to the bank account of the applicant. So the bank passbook must be submitted with the application.

Shravan Bal Yojana Maharashtra Form

  1. To avail the benefit of Shravan Bal Yojana 2020 the application for the pension will be submitted to Collector office/Tehsildar or Talathi and after the proper verification the benefits of the scheme will be provided to the applicant.
  2. The details of this scheme have also been finding from the official website. URL is -
  3. Also the detail has been get from Sanjay Gandhi Niradharyojna.

Maharashtra Government Schemes

At the end we may say that this pension will create a confidence in senior citizens to live their life by solving their financial problems.The old age is most crucial age of everyone’s life as in this age the person is unable to do work with energy due to physical weakness. Many family members start treating the old person as burden on them and start creating cruel behavior with them or send them to Old age homes. This pension scheme helps the old age people to meet their daily needs and make them self-reliant.