The Government of Andhra Pradesh offers various welfare and developmental programmes to benefit the common public and ultimately the state. As a part of the election manifesto “Navarathnalu”, CM Jagan Mohan Reddy has launched the YSR Pension Kanuka Scheme. The scheme focuses on the empowerment and development of the vulnerable and economically lower sections of the state.
Under the scheme, the CM has enhanced the pension amount to be sanctioned to the various designated beneficiaries. Each year, a list of selected beneficiaries under the scheme is published online. The same has been released for this year as well. For the effective implementation of the scheme, The Department of Rural Development is the supervising and regulatory authority.
Read the complete article to get all details about the YSR Pension Kanuka Scheme. Also, know more about the ameliorated pension rates. We have covered all the information and particulars about the objectives, benefits, type of pensions, eligibility criteria to apply for these pension schemes, etc. You can also refer to the post for the online application procedure, how to check the YSR Pension Kanuka Beneficiary List online, the selection procedure and others
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YSR Pension Kanuka 2023: Overview
|Article Category||AP Govt Scheme|
|Scheme Name||YSR Pension Kanuka |
వైయస్ఆర్ పెన్షన్ కనుక
|Launched by||CM Jagan Mohan Reddy|
|Authority||Government of Andhra Pradesh|
|Department||Department of Rural Government|
|Objective||To provide financial assistance to the economically weaker groups|
Benefits of AP YSR Pension Kanuka 2023
With the prime objective to provide financial assistance to the poor and vulnerable sections of the state, the YSR Pension Kanuka Scheme offers monetary benefits to the common public of Andhra Pradesh. Below is the table that includes the details about the amount of pension sanctioned according to the applied pension.
|Type of Pension||Pension Amount|
|CKDU Pensions||Rs. 10,000 per month|
|Transgender, Disabled and Dappu Artists Pensions||Rs. 3,000 per month|
|Others||Rs. 2,250 per month|
Types of AP YSR Pensions
For the state of Andhra Pradesh, YSR Pension Kanuka offers the following types of pensions to the beneficiaries.
|i||Old Age Pension|
|vii||Single Women Pension|
|x||Traditional Cobblers Pension|
|xii||Dappu Artists Pension|
Who can apply for the YSR Pension Kanuka 2023?
The eligibility criteria vary from pension to pension. However, there is some key eligibility that must be satisfied by all the applicants irrespective of their category. Here, we have mentioned the requirements to apply for the YSR Pension Kanuka Scheme.
a) The applicants need to be permanent residents of the Andhra Pradesh state.
b) Possession of a white ration card is mandatory, indicating the BPL category of the applicant.
c) No other pension schemes must be availed by the applicant.
Eligibility Criteria: Scheme Wise
In the following table, we have enlisted the specific eligibility points in order to apply under a particular category of the pension scheme.
|Type of Pension||Eligibility Criteria|
|Old Age Pension||People above the age of 60 years who have no means of income or support to depend upon are eligible to apply under this pension scheme.|
|Disabled Pension||There is no age limit to apply for the scheme. However, persons with at least 40% disability only can avail themselves of its benefits.|
|Weavers Pension||Weavers who are above the age of 50 years can apply.|
|Widow Pension||The age limit of the widow should be a minimum of 18 years to apply for the scheme as per the Marriage Act.|
|Transgender Pension||People belonging to the Transgender community and are of 18 years and above are entitled to the scheme.|
|Single Women Pension||a) Unmarried Women with zero family support and above the age of 30 and 35 years for rural and urban areas respectively. |
b) Married women above the age of 35 years and have been separated for more than a year.
|Traditional Cobblers Pension||Traditional Cobblers who have crossed the age bar of 40 years will be considered eligible for this scheme.|
|Fishermen Pension||Fishermen above the age limit of 50 years are entitled to apply for the scheme.|
|Toddy Tappers Pension||Members above the age of 50 years of Toddy Co-operative Societies or an individual of the same age under Tree for Tappers|
|ART Pension||Patients undergoing ART (Anti Retroviral Therapy) for the past six months continuously|
|CKDU Pension||Patients undergoing the treatment of Chronic Kidney Disease of Unknown aetiology through Dialysis continuously.|
|Dappu Artists Pension||Dappu artists of 50 years and above can apply.|
How to check the YSR Pension Kanuka Beneficiary List 2023?
The Department of Rural Development has released the list of beneficiaries under the YSR Pension Kanuka 2023 online. The beneficiary list is available on the official website of YSR Pension Kanuka. The procedure to view the same is very easy. In this section, we have shared the detailed procedure to check the YSR Pension Kanuka Beneficiary List 2023.
Step I:- First of all, you must visit the official website of YSR Pension Kanuka. The homepage of the website will appear in the following manner.
Step II:- On the menu bar, click on the “Reports” tab. A drop-down list will appear.
Step III:- From the list, you can view the list in two ways, i.e.
(i) Scheme Wise, or
(ii) Area Wise
Step IV:- If you choose to search Scheme Wise, click on the Scheme Wise Analysis option. Now, select your District, Mandal, Panchayat and Habitation from their respective drop-down lists. Click on the “Go” button beneath it.
Step V:- Under each pension scheme column, details about the number and percentage of the selected beneficiaries will be displayed.
Step VI:- If you choose to view the Area wise list, select Area Wise Analysis. A district wise list will appear with the number and percentage of the AP pensioners, segregated based on Rural and Urban areas.
Step VII:- You can further move by clicking on your District link. It will lead to a list based on the Mandals of that particular District, and moving forward the same will open a final list according to the habitation.
Step VIII:- You can check the number and the percentage of the selected pensions under the scheme.
How to Apply for YSR Pension Kanuka 2023 Online?
Interested and eligible beneficiaries can apply for the scheme through the official portal of AP Navasakam. AP Navasakam is one of the official portals by the govt of Andhra Pradesh the ease in the application procedure of various AP schemes. The application form of the YSR Pension Kanuka Scheme is also available on its portal. The procedure for the same has been discussed in detail for your assistance.
Step I:- The aspirants need to visit the official portal of Andhra Pradesh Navasakam. The homepage will open.
Step II:- On the menu bar at the top of the page, you will find a tab named “Downloads”. Click on it.
Step III:- After that, a ribbon bar will descend. From there, click on the “Download” link under YSR Pension Kanuka.
Step IV:- A ZIP file will be downloaded to your system. You can extract the desired application from that.
Step V:- Take a printout of the application form.
Step VI:- Fill in the details on the form providing the right information. Also, attach the required list of documents along with the application form.
Step VII:- At last, submit the duly-filled application form to the Gram Panchayat office. They will forward the same to the higher authorities.
Towards the end of the page, we have provided direct links to download the application forms for YSR Pension Kanuka 2023.
List of Documents Required
In the following list, we have enlisted all the documents required while applying for the pension scheme. The documents must be produced in original form when asked by the officials. Also, the candidates must ensure that the documents possess true knowledge and information.
- YSR Pension Kanuka Application Form
- Aadhaar Card
- DOB Proof
- Residential Proof
- AP Ration Card
- The first page of the Bank passbook
- Recent passport size photographs
Selection Procedure of YSR Pension Kanuka
Once the application is submitted to avail the benefits of the YSR Pension Kanuka at the GP office, the village authorities will forward the same to the Gram Sabha and subsequently to the MPDO or Municipal Commissioner Offices accordingly. Mandal Parishad Development Officer, MDPO supervises the rural area while the other keeps a check on the urban areas across the state. The concerned department publishes the selected list of beneficiaries on the official portal of the scheme.
For manual disbursement of the pension amount, MDPO or Municipal Commissioner contacts the concerning Gram Panchayat or Ward. The latter then allocate the amount to the beneficiaries.
Also, the authorities have deployed 16800 electronic tablets to the officers along with biometric devices to ease the process of sanctioning the pension amount amongst the chosen ones.
How to Search Pension ID or Grievance ID Online?
The applicants who wish to view/ search their pension ID or Grievance ID can easily do the same via the official portal of the scheme online. Follow the following steps for the same.
Step I:- First of all, visit the official website of the scheme @sspensions.ap.gov.in. On the homepage, click on the “Search” tab available on the menu bar.
Step II:- The following page will open. Select any one of the options between Pension ID and Grievance ID as per your requirement.
Step III:- Feed in the details required in accordance with the chosen option. Click on the “GO” button.
Step IV:- The desired ID will be displayed over the screen.
YSR Pension Kanuka Support Helpdesk
If you have any queries or doubts related to the YSR Pension Kanuka 2023, you can reach out to the concerned authorities to seek redressal. You can contact the Department of Rural Development officials to address the issuing the following ways.
|Phone||0866 – 2410017|
|Address||Society for Elimination of Rural Poverty|
Dr.N.T.R. Administrative Block,
Pandit Nehru RTC Bus Complex,
Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh
Pin Code – 520001
Download YSR Pension Kanuka Application Forms PDF
|Old Age Pension||Click here|
|Disabled Pension||Click here|
|Widow Pension||Click here|
|Single Women Pension||Click here|
|Weavers Pension||Click here|
|Toddy Tappers||Click here|
|Fishermen Pension||Click here|
|Traditional Cobbler Pension||Click here|
|Dappu Artists Pension||Click here|
|Official Portal of YSR Pension Kanuka||Click here|
|Official Portal of AP Navasakam||Click here|
|Check Beneficiary List Scheme Wise||Click here|
|Check Beneficiary List Area Wise||Click here|
|Eligibility Criteria||Click here|
Frequently Asked Questions
The portal was launched to digitalize and ease the process to check the beneficiary list of the scheme online.
The selected list of beneficiaries sanctioned variable financial grants based on the applying sub-category of the scheme.
The scheme majorly focuses on the weak and vulnerable groups across the state. The beneficiaries list include people belonging to the following categories: Old Aged, widow, Physically disabled, single women, traditional cobblers, fishermen, Dappu artists, weavers, toddy tappers, patients undergoing the treatment of ART and CKDU.
For the state of Andhra Pradesh, the state govt has an integrated online portal to avail the govt-aided schemes under one portal. The application form for YSR Pension Kanuka Scheme can be downloaded from the AP Navasakam portal.
The application forms of YSR Pension Kanuka Scheme can be downloaded either from the AP Navasakam portal or the official website of the scheme undethe r Social Audit Templates tab on the menu bar.
You must contact the Department of Rural Development to resolve your queries through different means, such as phone (0866 – 2410017) or email (email@example.com).
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