The benefit of this scheme will be provided to the widow women of the country.
Various state governments of the country are providing financial assistance to the financially poor destitute widowed women of their state so that they can live their lives well.
The scheme benefits only those eligible applicants who are living below the poverty line.
Widow pension scheme,Under the , the funds given by the government are being directly transferred to the bank account of the beneficiary widow women. Therefore, it is mandatory for the applicant to have a bank account and the bank account should be linked to Aadhaar.
If the widow’s children are not adults or if they are adults, but are not able to take care of their mother, the woman will get a pension. If a widow is not an adult, she will not be eligible for the pension.