Chandigarh, April 11
In a giant aid to the pensioners lined below varied social safety schemes, the Haryana authorities has determined to not cease the fee of those that are unable to withdraw it by biometric or voucher system until June 30.
Minister of State for Social Justice and Empowerment OP Yadav mentioned on Saturday it’s necessary that beneficiaries lined below varied schemes like outdated age, widow pension, ‘Ladli’ pension and ‘Divyang’ pension should withdraw their pension by biometric / voucher system at the very least as soon as in three months.
“Underneath the foundations, in the event that they fail to do the identical then the pension quantity is distributed again to the division by financial institution or put up workplace after which the division stops the pension good thing about that beneficiary and he has to reapply for it after one 12 months,” he mentioned in an official launch.
He mentioned as a result of ongoing nationwide lockdown carried out to comprise COVID-19, the pensioners are dealing with bother in withdrawing their cash by vouchers by going to banks.
In view of the current circumstances, the federal government has determined that the pension of the beneficiaries, who’re unable to withdraw it, won’t be stopped until June 30, in response to the discharge. PTI