• This scheme was launched in the year 2003-2004 to give life     security to the persons living below poverty line to give them life     security.
  • Under this scheme, persons living in the BPL families in the age     group of 18-60 years are covered.
  • Under this scheme, an amount of Rs. 200/- is paid premium per     beneficiary.
  • 50% premium will paid by the State Govt. and 50% by the Central     Govt.
  • Under this scheme, in the case of natural death of the insured     member, an amount of Rs. 20,000/- , death due to accident Rs.     50,000/- and in the case of partial disability Rs. 25,000/- and in     case of complete disability due to accident Rs. 50,000/- will be     provided.
  • The children belonging to these insured members and studying in     the class 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th will be given scholarship @ Rs. 300/-     per quarter.
  • An amount of Rs. 50.00 lac is earmarked for the financial year,     2006-07 under this scheme.