- Fraudsters cheating people about government schemes
- PIB also said that this online form of Pradhan Mantri Maandhan Yojana is fake.
- Know what is the Prime Minister’s Maandhan Yojana and how can you register
Pradhan Mantri Shram Yogi Maandhan Yojana: The Modi government at the Center is engaged in making more and more people financially strong by giving them the benefits of government schemes. The Modi government is running many pension schemes to secure the future of every section of the people in the country. Similarly, for the people working in the unorganized sector, the Pradhan Mantri Shramyogi Maandhan Yojana runs. But some people are cheating people on social media regarding government schemes. For the past several days, a fake claim regarding the Pradhan Mantri Shram Maandhan Yojana is going viral on social media.
The Press Information Bureau (PIB) Fact Check Team, working for the government to save people from facts and misleading information, has shared the correct information. In the viral message, with the photo of Prime Minister Modi, it is being said that the Modi government is giving 1800 rupees per month for filling the form under the Pradhan Mantri Shramyogi Maandhan Sarkari Yojana. For this the age limit should be 18 to 40 years. In the viral message, a link is also being shared asking you to click to apply. It is also written in this that I have applied, you should also hurry up. Please note that clicking on any unknown link can make you a victim of fraud.
PIB Fact Check Team tweeted that ‘Under the Pradhan Mantri Maandhan Yojana, the Central Government is giving 1800 rupees per month to the people of the age group of 18 to 40 years on filling an online form. PIBFactCheck This claim is false. This is a pension scheme. Beneficiaries will get pension only after 60 years of age. PIB also said that this online form of Pradhan Mantri Maandhan Yojana is fake.
What is Pradhan Mantri Maandhan Yojana?
Let us tell you that in order to make the workers of the unorganized sector financially capable at the time of old age, the Central Government had started the Pradhan Mantri Shramyogi Maandhan Important Scheme in the year 2019. Under this scheme, the workers will be given the help of 3 thousand rupees every month in the form of pension. Apart from the workers, small traders, shopkeepers and people whose annual business is less than 1.5 crore turnover can take advantage of this scheme. Under this scheme, the applicant will get the benefit of monthly pension of Rs 3,000 after the age of 60. The government has also given this information on the website of e-shram.
Know who is eligible to apply?
In the Pradhan Mantri Shram Yogi Maandhan Yojana, such workers of the unorganized sector, whose age is between 18 years to 40 years, and whose income does not exceed Rs 15000 per month, can apply for this scheme. Apart from this, if you pay income tax, then you cannot apply for this scheme. To apply in this, it is mandatory for you to have mobile phone, Aadhar number, and bank savings account. Also if you are covered under EPFO, NPS and ESIC then you cannot apply in it.
Register like this
For registration in Pradhan Mantri Shramyogi Maandhan Pension Yojana, you have to visit the nearest Common Service Center (CSC) center. After this, the information about the Aadhar card and savings account or Jan Dhan account will have to be given along with the IFSC code. Passbook, check book or bank statement can be shown as proof. On-nominee can also be entered at the time of opening the account. Once your details are entered in the computer, the monthly contribution information will be automatically received. After this, you will have to pay your initial contribution in the form of cash. After this your account will be opened and Shram Yogi Card will be available. You can get information about this scheme on 1800 267 6888 toll free number.
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