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TS Aasara Pension 2021: Application Form, Eligibility & Status

The government of Telangana state has come up with a new scheme to assist its citizens financially. The name of this scheme is Aasara Pension Scheme 2021. The word Aasra literally means ‘support’ or ‘succour’. The government of Telangana will provide economic assistance to all needy people. Those who are unable to support their families. This will include people who are suffering from any certain disease. Moreover, it will cover the people who are unable to work due to some reason. Consequently, they become unable to take care of their family.

In today’s article, we will inform you about the important aspects related to this scheme. Here you will come to know many important things related to this Aasara Pension Scheme. These will include the information related to the process of Online apply, Aasara pension amount, pension disbursement, eligibility criteria etc. Further, we will tell you about checking the status of the scheme. Along with this, we will also provide the documents that are required to apply for this scheme.

Official Website of Aasara Pension Scheme

Telangana Aasara Pension Scheme 2021

The Telangana Aasara pension scheme was started by the Chief Minister of Telangana State in the year 2014. This scheme was initiated to help disabled people including widows, HIV patients etc. This scheme provides financial assistance to the people. With its help, they will be able to feed their family. Along with this, they will also be able to have the possibility of a happy life. Recently the government has renewed this scheme in the year 2020. Under this renewal, it has been decided to increase the amount given in the pension. So, from now on, the beneficiaries of the Telangana Aasara Pension Scheme will be able to get more benefits. As a result, those who are unable to work due to any certain disease will also lead a happy life.

New update TS Aasara Pension

As we know the whole world is going through a global pandemic. And the consequences can be seen in every state of India. So it is seen in the Telangana state as well. The cases of Coronavirus are increasing with each day. Which has resulted in regular increments in the lockdown period. The government of the Telangana state has released a number of rupees 875 crores. This is to be distributed under the TS Aasara pension scheme. Finally, the beneficiaries will receive the pension amount in their bank accounts soon.

People can check the list of beneficiaries. The list is provided in the official portal of the TS Aasara pension scheme. It will contain the names of those people who will receive the pension amount. The official website to check this list is aasara.telangana.gov.in. Along with that, Harish Rao has announced that government will provide 12kg rice to all the white ration cardholders. Not only this, they will supplement this grant with rupees 1500. Even the people who do not have a ration card should not worry. It is because the government will provide them with essential food items. It will include rice, dal, oil packets and so on, for instance.

Details of Aasara Pension 2021

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 www.aasara.telangana.gov.in

Benefits of Telangana Aasara Pension

The most prominent of all the benefits of this scheme is the financial fund. This financial fund will be provided to all the beneficiaries. We know that there are many people who are unable to work due to one reason or the other. This could be due to some kind of illness or any other disability. This scheme will help such people financially, with the help of this they will be able to feed themselves and their families. Apart from that, there are many more benefits of the Aasara Pension Scheme 2021.

Telangana government has introduced this scheme as its welfare measures and social security. Aasara Pension Scheme is initiated with a view to ensuring a secure life with respect for the poor people.

Aasara Pension provides substantial financial benefits to all categories. Especially those who are most in need. Under this, the pension for disabled persons is increased from ₹ 500 to ₹ 1500. The handicap percentage for them is fixed at a minimum of 70%.

Goals of TS Aasara Pension 2021

Among all objectives of TS Aasara Pension, the most important one is to provide financial assistance to the vulnerable category of people. This includes the elderly, disabled, HIV patients and single women. Financial assistance will be provided to these people so that they can support their families without working. As their disability does not support any work. With the implementation of this scheme, the economic condition of the people will improve. And as a result, the standard of living of these people will also improve.

Telangana government wants to provide better chances of survival to all the eligible beneficiaries. Through this, all the beneficiaries will be able to become self-reliant. Along with this, they will also be able to meet their daily needs with a monthly pension.

Revised pension amount

The government of Telangana has introduced some amendments to the pre-existing Aasara pension scheme. After amending the previous scheme, they have launched the Aasara pension scheme 2021. Under these changes, they have increased the pension amount for beneficiaries. The latest pension amount will be as 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

Eligibility criteria

It is necessary to fulfil certain criteria to apply for Aasara Pension 2020. Different eligibility criteria are established for different groups of people. To apply to this pension scheme you have to fulfil the given criteria for your category.

For old age-

  • First of all, your age must be equal to above 65 years. Only then you can be eligible under this category.
  • Further, you should be belonging to any primitive or vulnerable tribal group.
  • Only one person from one family is eligible to apply for this pension scheme. Women members are preferred.
  • Some more categories are included in the eligibility group. These categories are as follows
    • Landless agriculture labourer
    • Rural artisans
    • Craftsmen
    • Slum-dwellers
    • Someone who earns their livelihood on a daily basis in any informal sector. This category may include the porters, coolies, rickshaw pullers, hand cart pullers, fruit/flower sellers, snake charmers, rag pickers, cobblers, destitute, and other similar categories.
    • Please note that these categories are indifferent even if you are from rural or urban area.
  • Along with all these, homeless households living in temporary informal establishments or huts especially in urban areas are also eligible.
  • Widows or mentally ill persons/disabled persons who are 65 years of age or above and have no assured means of subsistence or social assistance are also eligible.

For widow-

  • The minimum age of a window is fixed as 18 years to apply for this pension.
  • You must be a member of any vulnerable or primitive tribal group to be eligible.

For weavers-

  • First of all, your age must be equal to above 50 years. Only then you can be eligible under this category.
  • Further, you must be a member of any primitive or vulnerable tribal group.
  • Only one person from one family is eligible to apply for this pension scheme.
  • Your profession should be weaving for subsistence.
  • The eligibility criteria are indifferent even if you are from a rural or urban area.

For toddy tappers-

  • The minimum age limit for this category is fixed as 50 years to apply for this pension.
  • You must be a member of any vulnerable or primitive tribal group to be eligible.
  • Your profession should be toddy tapping for subsistence.
  • The eligibility criteria are indifferent even if you are from a rural or urban area.
  • Moreover, the authority confirms the verification for Toddy Tapper Pension. The beneficiary must be a registered member of Toddy Tappers’ Co-operative Society.

For a person with a disability-

  • There is no age limit fixed to apply for this scheme yet.
  • Any person with a disability can apply for the Aasara pension scheme.
  • Moreover, you need to be a member of any vulnerable or primitive tribal group to be eligible for this scheme.

Documents required

You will need a few documents while applying for the Aasara Pension Scheme 2020. The list of these documents is as follows.

  • Aadhaar Card
  • Address Proof
  • Income Certificate
  • Proof of age
  • Death certificate of late spouse in case of a widow
  • A photocopy of registration in the Cooperative society of Toddy Tappers.
  • Weavers will need to submit a photocopy of registration in the Co-operatives society of weavers.
  • A SADAREM certificate is needed in the case of persons with disabilities. The range is 40% or above and 51% in respect to the hearing impaired.
  • Bank Account Passbook
  • Post Office Saving Account
  • IFSC Code
  • Photograph
  • Mobile Number

TS Aasara Pension 2021 Application Process 

If you find yourself eligible for this scheme and willing to apply for it. You can do so by following these steps. So, kindly go through this procedure.

Offline

  • Firstly, you need a hard copy of the application form. To do so, you can visit the official website. Click here to open the webpage.
  • official website of Greater Warangal municipal corporation
  • Fill in all the required details in this form.
  • After that, attach all the relevant documents.
  • Lastly, submit the application to the regional gram panchayat secretary.
  • If you are from a rural area you can submit it to the village revenue officer. On the other hand, if you are from an urban area you can submit your form to the bill collector.

Online

  • First of all, visit the official website of the Greater Warangal.
  • The main user interface will appear on your screen.
  • Now, navigate to the option for online application.

apply for TS Aasara Pension 2021

  • Select the pension application option.
  • After selecting, an application form will open in front of you.

Apply for TS Aasara Pension 2021

  • Fill in all the required details in this application form.
  • Now you need to upload the scanned copy of some documents. These may include the Aadhaar card, FSC Card, bank account passbook, property tax receipt and a self-declaration form.
  • After uploading the documents you can submit the form.
  • Make sure to upload all the documents carefully.
  • You have successfully applied for the Aasara pension scheme.

Procedure to check Aasara pension 2021 status online

You can check the status of your application through the web portal of the Aasara pension scheme. To do so, you only need to follow a few easy steps.

  • First of all, visit the official website of Greater Warangal municipal corporation. Click here to open the website.
  • The home page will open on your screen.
  • Next, go to the option for searching the beneficiaries details. Click on this link to directly open the page.

check the status of your application

  • After that, you need to provide your application reference number, District and panchayat.
  • Lastly, click on the option to search.

Procedure to search pensioner details

You can also search for the details of the pensioner through the official portal. Follow these steps to check the pensioner’s details.

  • First, go to the official web page of Aasara, a society for the elimination of rural poverty. You can click on this link to directly open the page.

fficial web page of Aasara, a society for the elimination of rural poverty

  • Now select the option for quick searches. It is located in the main menu bar.
  • After that, you need to select the option for searching the pensioner details.
  • A new window will appear on your screen.

search pensioner details

  • Here you need to fill in some details. These may include the following.
    • The pensioner ID or the SADAREM ID.
    • District
    • Mandal
    • Panchayat
    • Name
    • And lastly the Head of the family
  • Lastly, click on the option to search. The details will be there on your screen.

Procedure to get TS Aasara self-declaration certificate

As was stated above that you need to submit a self-declaration certificate along with your application form. Following is the procedure to get the Aasara self-declaration certificate.

  • To start with, visit the official website of the Greater Warangal municipal corporation.
  • The main interface will appear on your screen.
  • Next, click on the option for pension application from the main interface. It is located in the online application section.

online application section

self-declaration certificate

  • The self-declaration certificate will download into your device.
  • Next, take a printout of it and fill in all your details in the blank space.
  • After that, you can attach this certificate with your online or offline application form.

Procedure to check the pension eligibility criteria

If you want to check if you are eligible for the Aasara pension scheme 2020, you can follow the procedure given here.

  • Firstly, go to the official website of the Greater Warangal municipal corporation.
  • The main interface will appear on your screen.
  • Now click on the option for pension application from the main interface. It is located in the online application section.
  • After that, you have to click on the option to check the pension eligibility criteria.
  • Next, a new window will open on your screen.
  • Here you will see a PDF file. You can download this file.
  • Finally, you can check the eligibility criteria for applying for the Aasara pension scheme through this PDF file.

View the pension dashboard

You can see your pension dashboard through the official portal of the municipal corporation. Follow the below steps to open your pension dashboard.

  • First of all, visit the official website of the Greater Warangal municipal corporation.
  • The main interface will appear on your screen.
  • Next, click on the option for pension application from the main interface. It is located in the online application section.
  • After that, select the option of pension dashboard.
  • A new window will open in front of you.
  • Finally, now you can view the pension dashboard.

View the pension dashboard

Do pension enquiry

  • First of all, go to the official website of Greater Warangal municipal corporation.
  • The main user interface will appear on your screen.
  • Now from the home page go to the option for pension application. This is available in the online application section.
  • After that, click on the option of pension enquiry.
  • Next, a new window will open before you. Here you need to fill in your house number or your Aadhar number.
  • Now click on the option ‘show’.
  • Finally, your pension information will be on your screen after this.

Pension enquiry

View pensions RI/BC wise

You can also view the pension RI or BC wise through the official portal of the municipal corporation of Telangana. To do so, you have to follow some easy steps.

  • Firstly, visit the official website of the Greater Warangal municipal corporation.
  • The main user interface will appear on your screen.
  • Now from the home page go to the option for pension application. This is available in the online application section.
  • After that, click on the option to view pension RI/BC wise. You can click on this link to directly open the page.
  • Now, a new window will open before you.
  • You can now view the desired details from this page.

View pensions RI/BC wise

Procedure to log into the portal

Follow these easy steps to log into the official portal.

  • First of all, visit the official website of the Greater Warangal municipal corporation.
  • The main interface will appear on your screen.
  • Now from the home page go to the option for pension application. This is available in the online application section.
  • Next, select the option to log in.
  • Now you need to select your designation from the available options.
  • After that, a new window will open on your screen.

Log into the Greater Warangal municipal corporation portal

  • Here you need to insert your username and password.
  • Next, complete the captcha verification.
  • Finally, you have now successfully logged into the official portal.

Helpline Number

We have provided you with all the important details regarding the Telangana state Aasara pension scheme. For more information, you can contact the officials. The contact details are as follows.

Toll-free number 18004251980

Call centre number 08702500781.

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