National Social Assistance Programme(NSAP)
There are 4(four) component under NSAP. The assistance under the sub-schemes of NSAP are applicable for persons belonging to Below Poverty Line (BPL) category. a) Indira Gandhi National Old Age Pension Scheme (IGNOAPS) Eligibility criteria: 60 Years and above b) Indira Gandhi National Widow Pension Scheme (IGNWPS) Eligibility criteria: The eligible age is 40 years and above BPL Widows. c) Indira Gandhi National Disability Pension Scheme (IGNDPS) Eligibility criteria: The eligible age for the pensioner is 18 years and above and the disability level has to be 80%.. d) National Family Benefit Scheme
Eligibility Criteria: Rs. 20000/- will be given as a lumpsum assistance to the bereaved household in the event of death of the bread-winner. It is clarified that any event of death (natural or otherwise) would make the family eligible for assistance. A woman in the family, who is a home maker, is also considered as a ‘bread-winner’ for this purpose.
How To Apply
For more details, please visit department of Social Welfare, DC Complex, Ukhrul