Persons who are registered as beneficiaries under the Indira Gandhi National Widow Pension Scheme and Indira Gandhi National Disability Pension Scheme will be given financial assistance immediately after their enrolment. According to a release, differently abled persons aged between 18 and 64 are eligible for the disability pension, while widows aged between 40 and 64 are eligible for the widow pension.

A sum of Rs. 400 will be given as assistance. In addition, the beneficiaries are eligible to get four kg of rice free. Details can be obtained from the taluk or revenue divisional offices.

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