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The co-contribution amount disbursed by the government in the scheme amounted to <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>57,078,22 lakh till February 2021.(Reuters)

Govt lists out steps taken to increase Atal Pension Yojana enrolment

By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Mallika Soni, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAR 23, 2021 03:59 PM IST
  • Under the scheme, there are five pension slabs of 1000, 2000, 3000, 4000 and 5000 which are guaranteed by the government at the attainment of 60 years by the subscriber.
Atal Pension Yojana is a guaranteed pension scheme of the government which offers triple benefits to subscribers on attaining 60 years of age(PTI)
Atal Pension Yojana is a guaranteed pension scheme of the government which offers triple benefits to subscribers on attaining 60 years of age(PTI)

Atal Pension Yojana gets over 52 lakh new subscribers in FY21 so far

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India | Posted by Ayshee Bhaduri
UPDATED ON JAN 04, 2021 09:14 PM IST
Despite the unprecedented challenges poised due to pandemic, addition of more than 52 lakh new subscribers in the financial year 2020-21 so far has been remarkable and result of untiring efforts of banks, the Pension Regulatory Fund and Development Authority of India said in the release.
Nearly five million Indians join the ranks of the elderly every year.(HT File Photo)
Nearly five million Indians join the ranks of the elderly every year.(HT File Photo)

For elderly, pension is the answer

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Gautam Bhardwaj, Shrayana Bhattacharya, Varsha Marathe and Robert Palacios
UPDATED ON FEB 20, 2019 05:46 PM IST
By 2050, every fifth Indian will be above the age of 60, according to a 2017 joint report brought out by the Pension Fund Regulatory Development Authority (PFRDA) and CRISIL.
PM Narendra Modi may announce attractive micro insurance scheme on the occasion of Independence Day(PTI File Photo)
PM Narendra Modi may announce attractive micro insurance scheme on the occasion of Independence Day(PTI File Photo)

PM Modi may announce benefits for 32 crore Jan Dhan account holders on Independence Day

Press Trust of India | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON AUG 13, 2018 09:29 AM IST
There could be a doubling of overdraft facility to Rs 10,000 under the Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana account holders as part of the government’s effort to fund the unfunded
Prime Minister Narendra Modi.(Sonu Mehta/HT Photo)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi.(Sonu Mehta/HT Photo)

Social security cover extended to 50 crore people: PM Modi

Press Trust of India, New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JUN 27, 2018 08:29 PM IST
The Prime Minister was interacting with beneficiaries of various social security schemes of the government through video conferencing.
PFRDA added about 50 lakh new subscribers under the scheme in 2017-18 and hopes to add another 60-70 lakh in the ongoing financial year.(HT Photo)
PFRDA added about 50 lakh new subscribers under the scheme in 2017-18 and hopes to add another 60-70 lakh in the ongoing financial year.(HT Photo)

Govt mulls raising pension limit to up to Rs 10,000 a month under Atal Pension Yojana

Press Trust of India | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JUN 12, 2018 04:08 PM IST
The Pension Fund Regulatory & Development Authority is considering increasing the pension value under the Atal Pension Yojana up to Rs 10,000 a month, from the existing Rs 5,000 a month.
Operations at bank branches and ATMs are likely to be impacted due to the strike.(AFP Photo)
Operations at bank branches and ATMs are likely to be impacted due to the strike.(AFP Photo)

Bank unions to go on 48-hour strike from tomorrow

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAY 29, 2018 02:00 PM IST
The strike, which will start at 6am, proposed by the United Forum of Bank Unions (UBFU) is in protest against the Indian Banks Association’s proposal to offer a 2% hike over the total wage bill of the banks as on March 31, 2017.
Employees and officers of public sector banks will go on a two-day nationwide strike on May 30 and 31, demanding a better wage hike.(PTI Photo)
Employees and officers of public sector banks will go on a two-day nationwide strike on May 30 and 31, demanding a better wage hike.(PTI Photo)

Bank unions call for two-day nationwide strike from May 30

Press Trust of India, New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON MAY 24, 2018 05:15 PM IST
A bank unions’ body has said it will go on a 48-hour nationwide strike on May 30 and 31 to protest the meagre 2% wage hike offered to bank employees by the Indian Banks’ Association.
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