Haryana Shubhra Jyotsna Pension Yojana 2018 – The Haryana Government is going to provide a monthly pension of Rs. 10,000 to those residents of the state who were “sufferers” and were imprisoned during the days of Emergency between June 1975 to March 1977. The Haryana Cabinet has taken this decision on Wednesday. This pension scheme for the sufferers has been named as Haryana State Shubhra Jyotsna Pension and Other Facilities Scheme 2018. As per the official notification, this scheme will be implemented from November 1, 2018.
Haryana Shubhra Jyotsna Pension Yojana 2018
Under this pension and other facilities scheme, the state government will provide a monthly pension of Rs 10,000 to those residents of Haryana who had actively participated during the period of emergency i.e. from June 25,1975 to March 21,1977 and had faced imprisonment under Maintenance of Internal Security Act (MISA), 1971 and Defence of India Act, 1962.
Besides this, those people who did not have Haryana domicile, but were arrested in Haryana and jailed in the state during Emergency can also avail the benefits of this pension scheme.
How to Apply for Haryana Shubhra Jyotsna Pension Yojana 2018
To avail the benefits of this pension scheme, such residents of Haryana will be eligible who fought during the period of emergency and whether they were imprisoned for one day under the MISA Act, 1971 or the rules made under India’s Defense Act, 1962 and Have had to go These rules will also apply to the widows of such persons.
The beneficiary will have to submit the Jail certificate for this, issued by the concerned Jail Superintendent and the District Magistrate. If a person is unable to submit the prison certificate due to missing or unavailable, he can submit the certificate from two co-prisoners. Such certificate of co-prisoners must be certified by the district legislator (MLA) or MP.
Applicants will have to open an Aadhaar linked saving bank account in any nationalized bank to for getting the pension amount to their bank accounts. Besides this, they will also have to give a ‘life certificate’ in the month of January every year as is being followed in the case of other pensioners.
Other Details of Haryana Shubhra Jyotsna Pension Yojana 2018
Apart from this, the pension shall be canceled in case of conviction by the Court on charges of moral turpitude or for providing false information or affidavit.