If you are over 60 years of age and do not have any means of regular income, then you can avail of the old-age pension scheme of the government. Under this scheme, you will be given a fixed amount of a pension every month. You can apply for this scheme from home. So let’s know the complete way to apply online for the old-age pension.
List of required documents
Passport size photo
Bank pass book
Note: For old age pension it is necessary to have an account with a nationalized bank.
How to apply for old-age pension scheme online
To apply you must first visit http://sspy-up.gov.in/index.aspx this site. Here you will see the option of an old-age pension scheme, click on it.
After clicking on the old-age pension scheme a new page will open on your screen. Now here you will see the option to ‘apply online‘, click on it.
Now you will have another new page open, in which you will see many options. From there, tap on the option ‘New Entry Form‘.
After doing this, a form will open in front of you, fill in your correct information in it, and save it by clicking on the button below.
Now you will get the form submitted and the information related to it will come to your phone. If you want to get more information about the old-age pension scheme, click on this link http://sspy-up.gov.in/pdf/oap_scm.pdf.
Explain that there are different pension plans for different states. The scheme that we have told you above is for the people of Uttar Pradesh. Similarly, there is the Chief Minister Pension Scheme for the people of Bihar. To apply for Bihar Chief Minister Pension, one has to visit https://www.sspmis.in/HomePage.