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Disability Pension Scheme - Nagaland

July 23, 2018

Home to 16 tribes, each with its own distinct customs, languages, and dress, Nagaland is a symbol of India's diversity. In the last few years, it has seen a fast economic growth. The monthly disability pension is given by the Directorate of Social Welfare.

What is offered

The monthly pension given is Rs 200.

Who is eligible

  • Above 40% disability
  • Applicant must belong to a BPL household
  • Should be resident of Nagaland.
  • Should not be getting the benefit of any other pension scheme.
  • Must be over 18 years.

Documents needed

  • Disability certificate
  • Proof of residence
  • BPL card number
  • Passport size photograph

How to apply

Applicant has to visit the District Social Welfare of his district. Grant will be sanctioned by the Directorate of Social Welfare.

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