Madhu Babu Pension Yojana is a Scheme by the state of Odisha for the Physically Disabled, Oldage People, and the transgender community within the state. The scheme offers monthly benefits to the applicants in the form of a pension. All the residents of the state who fall under any of these criteria can be potential beneficiaries of the Madhu babu pension scheme. So, if you are a resident of Odisha, this article is a right read for you. In this article, we are about to discuss this pension yojana in detail. Readers will get information on the Madhu Babu Pension Yojana. We will detail the eligibility criteria set up for the scheme, benefits of the scheme, documents required, mbpy beneficiary list, and more. Readers will also get the process to apply online and track the status of their already made application. Readers can also check the beneficiary list of the scheme.
Madhu Babu Pension Yojana
The scheme of Madhu Baabu was initiated in the year 2008. The scheme is proposed by the Department of Social Security and the Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities. Two of the state government schemes, i.e., the Disability Pension Rules, 1985 and the Revised Old Age Pension Rules, 1989 have been blended into one uniform scheme of Madhu Babu.
The scheme aims to benefit about 50 Lakh citizens of the state including benefits extended to the 5000 citizens from the transgender community. Thus, all the Physically disabled, old age citizens, and transgenders of the state are the potential beneficiaries of the scheme. With the scheme, a pension will be provided to all the possible beneficiaries of the scheme.
The scheme is a unique initiative by the government especially for the transgender community in the state. The government made this decision to include the community as the beneficiary of the scheme on July 4, 2020, by approving the proposal for rendering pensions to transgenders.
The government has allotted a monthly pension amount of Rs. 500 and Rs. 700 as the pension to the people belonging to the transgender community. The pension amount will be age-dependent and will be given every month after the citizens make an application on the portal.
Key Points of Madhu Babu Pension Yojana
|Article Category||Odisha Govt Scheme|
|Name of the Scheme||Madhu Babu Pension Yojana|
|Level||State Level Scheme|
|Department||Department of Social Security and Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities|
|Higher Authority||Executive Officer of Municipality|
Block Development Officer
|Launched by||Chief Minister, Mr Naveen Patnaik|
|Scheme Objective||Offer monthly pension benefits|
|Beneficiaries||PwD, Transgenders, Old Age citizens of the state|
|Application Mode||Online/ Offline|
|Helpline||Toll-Free Number- 1800-345-7150|
E-Mail at- [email protected]
Madhu Babu Pension Yojana Types
As Madhu Babu Pension Yojana is a type of Umbrella scheme. It hosts various other schemes of the state government under one scheme. We are listing all of these schemes below.
- Disability Pension
- Disability Pension AIDS/ HIV
- Old age Pension
- Widow Pension
- Widow Pension AIDS/ HIV
- Pension for Unmarried Women
- Pension for Divorced Women
- Case of Leprosy Patient
Eligibility Criteria for Madhu Babu Pension Scheme
For the scheme, the government of the state has set up some specific criteria to choose as to who can be a beneficiary under the scheme. The eligibility criteria for the scheme are given below.
|Age Criteria||For the widow applicants, Leprosy patient with deformity, Physically Disabled (PwD), AIDS patient (as identified by the State/ District AIDS Control Society)- No age bar|
Others- 60 years of age or more
|Annual Income||The annual family income of the applicant must be less than Rs. 24,000.|
|Residential Status||The applicant must be a citizen of the Odisha state.|
|Other Criteria||The applicant must not be a beneficiary under the pension schemes of the state government or central government.|
Madhu Babu Pension Yojana Benefits
The scheme provides a different range of benefits to all the categories of beneficiaries covered under the scheme. The benefits offered under the scheme are monetary and will be made available to all the beneficiaries every month. The benefits are distributed according to the age as mentioned above. These benefits are:
|Age||Monthly Pension Amount|
|Beneficiaries within the age limit of 60 to 79 years||Rs. 500|
|Beneficiaries above the age limit of 80 years||Rs. 700|
All the applicants who want to apply for the scheme will also require some documents to apply for the scheme. These documents are:
- Aadhar Card Copy
- Proof of Age
- Proof of Residency
- Caste Certification (if the applicant belongs to SC/ ST/ BC/ OC/ other minority communities of the state).
- Certificate of Disability (for PwD applicants)
- Death Certificate of Husband (in case the applicant is a widow)
- Proof of Family Income
Online Application of Madhu Babu Pension Yojana
The application to be a beneficiary under the scheme is done Online as well as Offline. We are listing below the step-by-step process to apply online for the scheme.
Step 1: Go to the official website of the SSEPD Department. On the homepage of the portal, residents will see a tab of ‘Pension Schemes‘ available on the portal. Click on the option, users will be directed to another page.
Step 2: On the open page, the residents will have to choose the scheme for which they want to make an application. Choose Madhu Babu Pension Yojana among the options and click on the Proceed button.
Step 3: Clicking on the Proceed button, an application form will open up. Enter all the details mentioned in the application form. Select the type of Pension Scheme, Personal details like name, Parents’ name, gender, DOB, etc. Users will also have to enter their other details like aadhar number, mobile number, state, district, and other address details.
Step 4: Residents will now upload some documents like the Scanned copy of the Aadhar Card, photograph, and also the Thumb Impression/ Signature.
Step 5: After that, the applicants will have to tick check the declaration box and click on the Submit button. Make sure to check the details before you hit on the Submit button.
The applicants who cannot make an online application and want to apply Offline for the scheme. They can do so by visiting, their Municipality Executive Officer or BDO Office.
Track Pension Yojana Status
Applicants who have applied for the scheme can also check the status of their application on the department’s website. To track your application, residents can follow the steps:
- Go visit the official homepage of the SSPED, Odisha.
- Click on the option of PENSION SCHEMES available on the website page.
- Clicking in the option, another page will open up and where the beneficiaries will click on the option of Track Application Status.
- A list of options will open up, among the open drop-down list of options, choose the option of Madhu Babu Pension Yojana and click on the Track button.
- Users will be directed to another page. On the next open page, add your Application number and click on the Search button located on the page.
Madhu Babu Pension Yojana Beneficiary List
The beneficiaries under the scheme are selected by the designated authorities. The announcement about the beneficiaries and the list will be generated publicly on the official website of the authority. The collector of particular districts arranges a selection camp in the presence of the Gram Panchayat Extension officers and other concerned executives which make the selection of beneficiaries every month.
All the data related to the application and selection of the beneficiaries are updated by the concerned authorities on the official website of the department. Thus, all kinds of information related to the article will be available on the official webpage of the authority. Also, all the beneficiaries who are selected under this Selection Camp will be provided with an acknowledgment to prove their candidature.
Helpline Number- 18003457150