Pension Scheme: Modi government will give Rs 18,500 a month to married people! Know what is the full plan
Newz Fast, New Delhi: Couples can invest till 31 March 2023 to take advantage of the scheme. If both husband and wife want, then after the age of 60, they can take advantage of it. Know about the complete plan.
Pradhan Mantri Vaya Vandana Yojana is being run by the Modi government. Under which monthly pension is guaranteed.
This scheme was started by the central government on 26 May 2020. Couples can invest till 31 March 2023 to take advantage of this scheme. If both husband and wife want, then after the age of 60, they can take advantage of it. Know about the complete plan.
What is Vaya Vandana Yojana?
Pradhan Mantri Vaya Vandana Yojana is a social security scheme. Under which the beneficiary will get monthly pension. It has been brought by the Government of India, while this scheme is being operated by Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC).
If both husband and wife have crossed the age of 60 years, then they can invest a maximum of Rs 15 lakh. Earlier the investment limit was Rs 7.5 lakh, which was doubled later.
Compared to other schemes, senior citizens get more interest in this scheme. People of 60 years or above can choose this pension plan.
This is how you will get monthly pension of Rs 18500
If both husband and wife want to take advantage of this scheme, then both will have to invest an amount of 15 lakh rupees in the Pradhan Mantri Vaya Vandana Yojana, that is, a total of 30 lakh rupees.
7.40 percent annual interest will also be available on this scheme. Accordingly, the annual interest on the investment will be Rs 222000. If it is divided in 12 months, then an amount of Rs 18500 is formed, which you will get as monthly pension.
There is also a plan in this scheme that only one person can invest in this scheme. If you invest Rs 15 lakh, then the annual interest will be Rs 111000 and his monthly pension will be Rs 9250.
Full amount back in 10 years
This plan is for 10 years. Monthly pension will continue to be received on your deposited money. If you remain in the scheme for 10 years then after 10 years your invested money will be returned to you. You can surrender this scheme at any time.