When the main bread-earning person of a family dies in an unfortunate incident, the family faces many hardships.
Such families are extended help under Pradhan Mantri Jeevan Jyoti Beema Yojana. Eligate Gangadhar, of Jagtial district, had enrolled in this scheme by paying a premium of only 330 rupees per annum.
On Gangadhar’s sudden demise, his family received 2 lakh rupees insurance amount from the bank. Meet Gangadhar’s wife Lakshmi who is relieved on getting the financial help.
Pradhan Mantri Jeevan Jyoti Bima Yojana aims at offering people affordable universal access to essential protection in a convenient manner. By providing basic insurance facilities to people, the government is working towards acheiving its goal of social security.