On the occasion of ‘International Day of Older Persons’, the Government of Madhya Pradesh started ‘Single Click Pension Scheme‘ / Single Click Pension Yojana ‘under which funds will be directly transferred to beneficiaries’ accounts. This move will benefit more than 35 lakh people of the state.
Under the scheme, the purpose of the State Government is to send pension to all eligible old pensioners directly in their bank accounts with a single click. Pension will be deposited directly in the bank account of elderly pensioners. They will not need to go to bank branches to inquire about their pension. The State Government will ensure that all the pensioners get a pension of 1 every month.
Scheme : Single Click Pension Distribution Scheme
Launched by : CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan
Launch Date : 1st October 2017
A single click pension distribution scheme in Madhya Pradesh will benefit about 35 lakh pensioners in the state. The State Government also announced to provide security to the elderly under this new scheme, which will be announced soon. For any situation in which they need help, a helpline will be launched for the elderly to help them.
Benefits of Single Click Pension MP:
To find out when pension is coming for pensioners, they will not have to go near about 1st date of every month and ask the bank or the post office for their reception of pension.
Pension will be transferred on 1st date for every pension holder’s account.
Single Click Pension Distribution Scheme Madhya Pradesh:
The aim of the government is to develop a system that ensures that the pension of all old pensioners is deposited in their bank accounts within a few hours and they reach their hands within 2-3 days. After the joint idea of the Panchayat, Post Office and Bank, the government is planning to make such arrangements.
The Single Click Pension distribution plan will help in completing the process and improve efficiency, transparency and speed. The government has also invited suggestions from the general public to improve the system. The single click pension distribution scheme in Madhya Pradesh is the first of its kind in the whole country, under which pension amount of 10 lakh types of pension scheme of 35 lakh beneficiaries will be directly deposited in their bank with a single click.