A smart choice by her husband of getting himself registered under the scheme, proved to be of great help for his dependents. Sudesh received an insurance amount of Rs two lakh, which was a big relief for the grieving family.
Sanjay Choudhry was in a similar situation when his father died. For him also Pradhan Mantri Jeevan Jyoti Bima Yojana came as a major support.
This timely help came as a big relief for the families who at one point were at the verge of starvation. In Samba district, 23 families have been provided compensation under PMJJBY so far. About 34,725 people have been registered under Pradhan Mantri Jeevan Jyoti Bima Yojana in the last financial year, showing an increase of 4194 registrations.