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Social Security Scheme


Head of office designation

:

Special Deputy Collector(SSS), Thoothukudi

Address

:

COLLECTORATE,Thoothukudi – 628101

Phone No

:

0461 – 2340983


I) Social Security Schemes:

The Following Eight Social Security Schemes are operated in Thoothukudi District.

1. Indira Gandhi National Old Age Pension.

2. Indira Gandhi National Widow Pension.

3. Indira Gandhi National Disabled Pension.

4. Destitute Widow Pension.

5. Destitute Agriculture Labour’s Pension.

6. Deserted Wives Pension

7. Disabled Pension.

8. Un-married women Pension.


II) Tamilnadu Agricultural Labours Farmers Social Security and Welfare Schemes:

The following Five Assistance Schemes are provided in this Scheme.

1. Marriage of Members

2. Marriage of Members’ Children

3. Old Age Pension Scheme

4. Natural Death – (Financial assistance with Funeral Expenses)

5. Accidental Death – (Financial assistance with Funeral Expenses)


Social Security Schemes

THOOTHUKUDI DISTRICT

The Following Eight Social Security Schemes are operated in Thoothukudi District.

9. Indira Gandhi National Old Age Pension.

10. Indira Gandhi National Widow Pension.

11. Indira Gandhi National Disabled Pension.

12. Destitute Widow Pension.

13. Destitute Agriculture Laboures Pension.

14. Deserted Wives Pension

15. Disabled Pension.

16. Un-married women Pension.


As per G.O.Ms.No.41 Social Welfare and Noon Meal (SW 6-1 Department Dated 17.05.2011) monthly Pension is increased from Rs.500/- to Rs.1000/- There are 80630 beneficiaries are getting Pension Rs.1000/- per month as detailed below in this District.


Sl.No.

Name of the Scheme

No.of Beneficiaries

Expenditure in per

month


1

IGNOAP

22545

23672250

2

IGNWPS

4501

4726050

3

IGNDPS

1199

1258950

4

DDWP

2061

2164050

5

DALP

129

135450

6

DWP

3831

4022550

7

PHP

1476

1549800

8

UMP

177

185850


TOTAL

35919

37714950


The above Beneficiaries are getting 4 (Four) Kilo Rice per month and free Dhoties and Sarees in Deepavali and Pongal festivals.

In this Distsrict the Pension amount sent to Beneficiaries through ‘E-Money order from August 2010 to the pensioners.


Statement Showing the OAP Beneficiaries at Talukwise in Thoothukudi District as on: 31.10.2011.


Sl.No

NAME OF THE TALUK

IGNOAP

DWP

DDWP

DALP

PHP

UMP

IGNWPS

IGNDPS

TOTAL

1

Thoothukudi

2093

703

235

0

320

13

217

208

3789

2

Srivaikuntam

2819

474

264

21

153

8

297

156

4192

3

Kovilpatti

4581

904

303

29

272

54

1744

125

8012

4

Ettayapuram

1391

112

55

9

88

10

437

94

2196

5

Ottapidaram

3011

291

624

0

157

6

370

196

4655

6

Vilathikulam

2521

318

157

47

178

34

558

161

3974

7

Sattankulam

2143

419

161

23

76

27

637

128

3614

8

Tiruchendur

3986

610

262

0

232

25

241

131

5487


Total

22545

3831

2061

129

1476

177

4501

1199

35919



The Eligibility to get this assistance is as follows.

1.Indira Gandhi National Old Age Pension.

Age at 65 years and above. Beneficiary name has been included under Below Poverty Line List. No income from any sources. Beneficiary have not working strength. He is not in Beggar Business. Do not own any property values more than Rs.5000/-


2). Indira Gandhi National Disabled Pension.

Beneficiary age is Completed from 18 to 64. Disability at 80% and above, Beneficiary name has been included under Below Poverty Line List. No income sources. He is not in Beggar Business. Do not own any property values more than Rs.5000/-


3). Indira Gandhi National Widow Pension.

Age Completed from 40 to 64. She have not remarriage. She has no income sources. Her name has been included under Below Poverty Line List. Do not own any property values more than Rs.5000/-


4). Destitute Widow Pension.

Age at 18 and above She has no remarriage. Already She have aged sons without income. Living without any income and value of property not more than Rs.5000/-


5). Disabled Pension.

Aged at 45 and above. Disability at 60% and above. The committee head by the Collector can relax and grant Pension in Special case even if he/she is below 45 years. Not fit for any work. No sources of income. Property value not more than Rs.5000/-


6). Destitute Agriculture Laboures Pension.

Age at 60 years and above. Living without income. Not habitual Beggar. Property value not more than Rs.5000/-


7). Deserted and Destitute Wives Pension.

Should be of 30 years old and above. She is living in Prominent residence in Tamil Nadu. She has married in properly should be separately living for atleast five years without income and property value not more than Rs.5000/-


8). Destitute Spinsters Pension.

A Women has Completed age at 50 years and has not attend the marriage. She has no income and support way to living. She is not involved in Beggar Business. Property value not more than Rs.5000/-

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