G.O.MS.No.17 Dated 5.11.2014 Telangana Aasara Pensions

G.O.MS.No.17 Dated 5.11.2014. Telangana Aasara Pensions. Telangana Oldage Widow Pensions.
Aasara Pensions Eligibility.
Social Security Pensions – Aasara Pensions – Social Safety Net Strategy - Implementation of Aasara Social Security Pension Scheme for Persons who are Old & infirm, Widows, Differently Abled, Weavers, Toddy Tappers & with HIV-AIDS in the State - Orders - issued.


G.O.MS.No. 17 Dated:05-11-2014

Read the following:-
1. G.O.Ms.No.82, PR&RD (RD.II) Dept., dated 25.03.2006.
2. G.O.Ms.No.83, PR&RD (RD.II) Dept., dated 27.03.2006.
3. G.O.Ms.No.89, PR&RD (RD.II) Dept., dated 29.03.2006.
4. G.O.Ms.No.454, PR&RD (RD.II) Dept., dated 14.11.2008.
5. Lr. No. 05/SERP.SSP/2014, dated 12.07.2014 from the Chief Executive  Officer, SERP, Telangana State, Hyderabad.
6. Memo No. 634/Mandals/A1/2014 dated 10.10.2014 of Panchayat Raj & Rural Development (RD.I) Department

Government of Telangana as a part of its social safety net strategy, hereby,  introduces the Aasara pensions with a view to ensure secure life with dignity for all the poor. This scheme is meant to protect the most vulnerable sections of society in particular the old and infirm; people with HIV-AIDS, widows, incapacitated weavers and toddy tappers, who have lost their means of livelihood with growing age, in order to support their day to day minimum needs required to lead a life of dignity and social security.

2. In the past, social security pensions provided were meager and, barely sufficient to cover the basic minimum requirements of the needy. With a view to combat the ever-increasing cost of living and inflation, the Government, hereby, introduces a new scheme called Aasara pensions, which will provide substantial financial benefits to all the above categories, particularly those who are most

3. Government with a view to identify eligible beneficiaries, conducted a comprehensive one day Samagra Kutumba Survey (SKS) of households in the State of Telangana on August 19, 2014. The data collected during the Survey is expected to form the basis of identifying the poor and vulnerable who are truly eligible for the social safety net protection, through the AASARA Pensions.
Towards this purpose, instructions have already been issued vide Memo 6th cited above to commence a detailed process of identification of the poor and vulnerable.

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