The Delhi Government has invited applications for Vidhwa Pension Yojana (Widow Pension Scheme). The online registrations & application form for the scheme are available online at the eDistricts Delhi portal edistrict.delhigovt.nic.in Delhi Pension Scheme to Women in Distress is a financial assistance scheme for the widows, divorces along with widows. The scheme is a part of the Delhi Vidhwa Pension Yojana. A monthly pension of Rs. 2,500 is given to the eligible beneficiaries. The Department of Women & Children Development (WCD) implements the scheme.
List of Documents for Vidhwa Pension Yojana Applications:
- AADHAAR Card
- Age Proof
- AADHAAR linked bank account details
- Residence Proof (Applicant must be resident of Delhi for last 5 year)
- Income Certificate
- Affidavit stating the the applicant is not getting any other pension benefits
NOTE: These are the list of minimal documents required for the widow pension application
How to apply for Delhi Vidhwa Pension Yojana (Widow Pension Scheme)?
STEP 1: Online registrations for the Delhi Vidhwa Pension Yojana (Widow Pension Scheme) can be done at the Delhi eDistricts portal, CLICK HERE to go to the portal
STEP 2: New users needs to register to the portal, CLICK HERE to go to registration page & follow the instructions to register yourself
STEP 3: Now CLICK HERE to go to the login page & login with your username & password
STEP 4: Select the Delhi Vidhwa Pension Yojana (Widow Pension Scheme) online application form, fill in the form, upload the scanned copies of the required documents & submit the application
Delhi Pension Scheme to Women in Distress: A pension scheme for the distressed women in Delhi. All those poor women who are widow, divorce, or left by husband are eligible for the benefits of the scheme. They too will be given monthly pension of Rs. 2,500.