Madhu Babu Pension Yojana: Apply Online, Track Status & Beneficiary List.

Madhu Babu Pension Yojana is a scheme of the state Government of Odisha. Now applicants can seek online applications for the scheme through If you are a citizen of Odisha state and desired to know about the scheme then you are on the right page. On this page you may be able to know about the scheme and its relevant information such as a way to apply for the scheme, who can apply for it, what documents do you need, and other important information.  

Odisha Madhu Babu Pension Yojana

Madhu Babu Pension Scheme was launched by the Department of Social Security and Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities, Government of Odisha in January 2008 for the first time. This scheme is a merger of two pension schemes name Revised Old Age Pension Rules, 1989 and Disability Pension Rules, 1985. Old age people or PWD or Widows of the state can apply for this scheme. Under this scheme state government will provide a pension to the beneficiaries. This scheme is beneficial for approximately 50 lakh applicants.

1.5 Lakh Beneficiaries To Get Advance Pension

As you all know that due to the covid-19 pandemic most people are going through financial problems. Keeping this in mind the chief minister of Odisha has directed the officials to disburse 3 months of advance pension into the bank account of the beneficiaries of the Madhu Babu Pension Yojana. The pension for the month of June, July, and August will be provided in advance. Nearly 1.5 Lakh beneficiaries will get pension through E payment basis. The rest of the people who do not have a bank account will be provided a pension at their homes. A direction has been issued to the concerned collector by the SSEPD department regarding the disbursement of pension amount into the bank account of the beneficiary.

Disbursement Of 3 Month’s Advance Pension Due To COVID-19

Madhu Babu Pension Yojana is a pension scheme. Through this scheme, a pension is provided to the citizens of Odisha. On 1st June 2021 chief minister of Odisha, Mr. Naveen Patnaik conducted a review meeting. In this review meeting, he instructed the officials to disburse the amount of pension of 3 months in advance to all the beneficiaries. This decision has been taken keeping in mind the prevailing situation of covid-19. The beneficiaries will get the amount of pension in their respective village in cash. Due to these decisions, the beneficiaries will get financial assistance and will be able to carry out their day-to-day activities efficiently.

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Highlights Of Madhu Babu Pension Yojana

Name of the schemeMadhu Babu Pension Yojana
Launched byChief Minister Naveen Patnaik
Launched inOdisha
Launched in the monthJanuary 2008
Launched forPeople of the state
Name of the departmentDepartment of Social Security and Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities
Scheme typeState Government scheme
Mode of applicationOnline/ offline
Official website

Coverage Of People Who Lost Their Family Members Due To COVID-19

On 1st June 2021, a review meeting was conducted by the Chief Minister of Odisha Mr. Naveen Patnaik. In this meeting, he has asked the officials to identify those women who are widowed due to covid-19 and children who have lost their parents due to covid-19. The Chief Minister has asked them to bring all those people under a social welfare scheme. For this purpose, a covid window will be made & children and women will be covered under social security schemes like Madhu babu Pension Yojana. Due to this decision now the beneficiaries across the state who have lost their family members due to covid-19 will get financial assistance.

Madhu Babu Pension Yojana for Transgenders

On 4th July 2020 Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has approved the proposal to provide pension under Madhu Babu Pension Yojana to the transgender community. Approximate 5000 people of this community will get a monthly payment of Rs. 500 and Rs. 900. As per the SSEPD Minister Mr. minister, Ashok Panda Pension amount which is given to them is depends on their age. To apply for the scheme applicants, have to fill the online application form from Social Security and Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities (SSEPD) Department Website.

Important information for those who already get the benefits of the scheme is they must have to link their Aadhaar cards with the social welfare link account. To avail of the benefits of the scheme further, all the applicants need to link Aadhaar with social welfare link account before 15th March 2020. To link your Aadhaar card you need to submit a photocopy of your Aadhaar card while visiting the Gram Panchayat office or municipal office when visiting to receive a pension.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Those applicant’s whose age is 60 years and above
  • or a widow of any age
  • or leprosy patient with visible signs of deformity of any age
  • PWD of any age
  • or AIDS patient identified by the State / District AIDS Control Society of any age
  • The annual income of applicants family is must not more than Rs. 24000/-
  • Only those who are a permanent resident of Odisha can apply
  • Applicant must not get benefits of any other pension scheme of union Government or the state government or any organization aided by either Government

Types Of Madhu Babu Pension

  • Old age pension
  • Disability pension
  • Widow pension
  • Case of Leprosy patient
  • Widow pension AIDS/ HIV
  • Disability person AIDS/ HIV
  • Unmarred woman
  • Divorcee woman

Pension Amount under Madhu Babu Pension

AgePension amount per month
60-79 yearsRs 500
80 years and aboveRs.700

Disbursement of Pension

The beneficiary will get the pension amount on 15th of every month in cash. Disbursement of pension will be made by the BDO or any officer subordinate to BDO (in a rural area) in Gram Panchayat office and by DSSO or any officer subordinate to DSSO at the municipal office in the urban area.

Documents Required

  • Aadhaar card
  • Age proof
  • Caste certificate (in case of SC/ ST/ OBC/ BC/ Minority applicant)
  • Death certificate of husband (in case of widow pension)
  • Disability certificate (in case of PWD applicant)
  • Family income proof
  • Resident proof

Procedure to Apply for Madhu Babu Pension Yojana:

To apply for the scheme you need to apply online or offline. To apply for the scheme through offline mode you need to go to the Office of the Block Development Officer or Executive Officer of the Municipality/NAC. Or to apply online you need to follow the further mentioned steps:

  • Visit the official website of the Department of Social Security and Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities
  • From the home page, you need to go to the “Apply for scheme” option and click on it
  • A new page will appear on the screen where you need to select “Madhu Babu Pension Yojana” under the choose scheme
  • Click the “Proceed” option and the application form will appear on the screen or click here to open the form directly
Application Form Madhu Babu Pension Yojana
  • Select scheme type and enter a name, father/ husband name, date of birth, gender, mobile number, Aadhar number, district, subdivision, address, and social category
  • Thereafter you need to upload Aadhar card scan copy, thumb impression or signature and recent passport size image
  • Read the declaration carefully and tick the checkbox
  • Click the “submit” option after reviewing the details

Procedure to Track Your Application For the Scheme

  • Visit the official website of the Department of Social Security and Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities
  • From home page, you need to go to the “Apply for scheme” option and click on it
Madhu Babu Pension Yojana
  • A new page will appear on the screen where you need to select “Madhu Babu Pension Yojana” under the Track application status
  • Click the “Track” option or click here to open the form directly
  • Enter the application number and click the “Search” option

Some Important Points Regarding Madhu Babu Pension Yojana

  • Selection of beneficiaries will be made fairly
  • Beneficiaries will be announced through wide publicity about the scheme
  • All the collectors have to arrange selection camp at least once a month
  • Extension officers of gram Panchayat and the concerned executive should be at the campus with an adequate number of forms
  • All the information about the application should be computerised
  • All the pensioners should be annually verified by the collectors
  • The proof of submission will be given to the applicants

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