YSR Pension Kanuka Application Form: Apply Online & Search Beneficiary

YSR Pension Kanuka Scheme has been introduced by the New Elected Government Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh. On 30th May 2019 YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) President YS Jagan Mohan Reddy has announced to hike to pension amount from Rs 1000 to Rs 3000. YSR Pension Kanuka Scheme will be 100 % Government funded. The scheme will come in force from June 2019. Under the Andhra Pradesh, Old Age Pension scheme beneficiary will get the Pension benefits on a monthly basis.

YSR Pension Kanuka Official Notification

AP CM YSR Kanuka Scheme

AP CM YSR Pension Kanuka Scheme is a pre polled promise.  After taking the oath as Chief Minister, Jagan Mohan Reddy Sanction order for the implantation of New Old Age Pension Scheme with immediate effect. Now the entire existing and new beneficiary will get Rs 3000 per month instead of Rs 1000. In the first year of including beneficiary under the YSR Pension scheme, the Pension amount will be Rs 2250 after that it will increase on a yearly basis for each beneficiary.

YSR Pension Kanuka

Objective Of YSR Pension Kanuka

To Make senior citizen self-dependent in the old age and provide them with a better option of Livelihood Andhra Pradesh Newly elected government has announced Old age pension Scheme. This scheme will definitely decrease the poverty level of the state.

YSR Pension Kanuka Scheme 2020

AP CM YSR Pension Kanuka Scheme is a part of “Navarathnalu” which comprising for various welfare and developmental programmes. As pre polled promise made by the Andhra Pradesh State Chief Minister, Jagan Mohan Reddy the pension amount will increase along with the reduction in the age criteria for the old-age pension. It is a major welfare measure to ameliorate the hardships of the poor and vulnerable sections of society. Under the Pension Kanuka scheme there are 12 types of pensions covered named as under:

  • Old Age Pension
  • Weavers Pension
  • Widow Pension
  • Disabled Pension
  • Toddy Tappers
  • ART Pension
  • Transgender Pension
  • Fisherman Pension
  • Single Women Pension
  • CKDU Pension
  • Traditional Cobblers Pension
  • Dappu Artists Pension

Key Highlights of YSR Pension Kanuka Scheme

Scheme Name YSR Pension Kanuka
Launched by CM YS Mohan Reddy
Launched date 30th May 2019
Date of implementation June 2019
Start Date to Apply Available Now
Mode of Application Online/Offline
Type of Scheme State Govt. Scheme
Official Website https://sspensions.ap.gov.in/

Document Required for YSR Pension scheme

  • You Should be the Native of State
  • Aadhaar Card
  • Age Proof
  • Bank Account Passbook
  • Address Proof
  • Photograph

Benefits of AP CM Old Pension Scheme

  • It will provide better livelihood to the beneficiary
  • Financial Support will be provided on a Monthly Basis
  • Pension Amount will be transferred through the Direct Transfer Method.

Details of Financial Amount in Pension Kanuka

The enhancement in the amount of pension for old Age Persons, widow, Toddy Tappers, weavers, Single women, Fishermen, ART (PLHIV) Persons, Traditional Cobblers to Rs.2250/- per month, Disabled persons, Transgender and Dappu Artists to Rs. 3,000/- per month, and also for people affected with Chronic Kidney Disease who are undergoing Dialysis both Government and network hospitals to Rs. 10,000/- per month.

Eligibility Criteria of the Scheme

  • The Applicant must belong to BPL Family
  • Applicant must have BPL ration card
  • Applicant must be a resident of AP
  • The Applicant must not cover under any other pension scheme
  • Age of the applicants are as mentioned below:
Pension type Age Limit
Old Age Pension 60 years of age or above 
Weavers Pension 50 years of age or above
Widow Pension As per Marriage Act 18 years and above
Disabled Pension Minimum 40% disability and No age limit
Toddy Tappers 50 years and above
ART Pension No age limit. 6 months continuous treatment on ART (Anti-Retroviral Therapy)
Transgender Pension 18 years of age or above.
Fisherman Pension 50 years of age or above
Single Women Pension Married women who are separated from more than 1 year and above 35 years of ageUnmarried women who are having 30 years and above of age in Rural and for Urban 35 years and above of age without family support
CKDU Pension No age limit.Patients undergoing Continuous Kidney Dialysis
Traditional Cobblers Pension 40 years of age
Dappu Artists Pension 50 years of age

How To Apply YSR Pension Kanuka Scheme

  • Desired applicants need to go to the official website of the YSR Pension Kanuka Scheme
  • Read about the scheme carefully and check your eligibility for the application
  • If you find yourself eligible then go to the panchayat/ ward office to submit the application form

Procedure to check YSR Pension Kanuka Scheme Status

  • Open the official website first to check the pension status
  • from the home page of the website go to the search option
  • now choose “Pension ID” or “GR grievance ID” Option and enter the asked details
  • Click Go option and your pension status will appear on the computer screen.

Download YSR Pension Kanuka Application Form

Now applicants may download the application form through the official website by following a few easy steps:

  • With the help of computer and internet connection, you need to open the official website
  • Go to the menu bar from home page of the website and click “latest verification form” option
  • The application form will start downloading as you click the option
  • Thereafter PDF will appear on the screen and take a print out of the form
  • Fill the application form with all the required details
  • Attach the documents as listed above and must review the details in the form.
  • Submit the form to panchayat/ ward office

Contact Details

  • Society For Elimination Of Rural Poverty 2nd floor, Dr.N.T.R. Administrative Block,  Pandit Nehru RTC Bus Complex, Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh – 520001
  • Telephone No: 0866 – 2410017
  • Email Id: ysrpensionkanuka@gmail.com

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3 thoughts on “YSR Pension Kanuka Application Form: Apply Online & Search Beneficiary”

  1. How many days are required to give pension to the old people.Dont you think this is important.From 5 months my grand mother is trying for pension.until now she didnt get the pension.

    How can you be so irresponsible in giving pension to the old people.


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