Social Welfare

Sl no. Scheme Name Description Valid Upto
1 Financial Allowances to Permanently Disabled Persons The quantum of handicap allowances to permanently disabled persons shall be Rs.350 per month. The applicant is entitled to get assistance till death. 01-Jan-14
2 Assistance to Needy Widows The quantum of widow allowance shall be Rs.350 per month and the applicant shall cease to receive the assistance if she gets remarried or becomes financially independent afterwards, which may be divulged by due enquiry or through records. 31-Dec-13
3 financial assistance for rehabilitation, purchase of aids or appliances and medical treatment of physically handicapped persons Providing financial assistance for rehabilitation, purchase of aids or appliances and medical treatment of physically handicapped persons. 01-Jan-13
4 Financial Assistance to Senior Citizens Assistance to Senior Citizens 01-Jan-15
5 The Andaman and Nicobar Islands Disability Allowances Scheme, 2010 The definition of disability is as per the definition in Persons with Disability Act 1995, and the National Trust for the Welfare of persons with Autism, Cerebral Palsy, Mental Retardation and Multiple Disabilities Act, 1999( National Trust Act 1999) as revised from time to time and any other guidelines issued by the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment. Govt. of India in this regard. 01-Oct-15

 



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