Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA) has submitted a proposal to
increase the limit of pension and age under Atal
Pension Yojana (APY). The same is under examination in consultation with PFRDA.
number of beneficiaries under APY in last three years, State-wise, are as per Annexure A.
Pension Yojana(APY) is open to all citizens of India between 18-40 years of
age. Accordingly, Mudra beneficiaries, Self Help Group (SHG) members and
Anganwadi workers who are citizen of India and fall between 18-40 years of age
are eligible to join APY.
stated by the Union Minister of Finance & Corporate Affairs, Smt. Nirmala Sitharamanin a written reply
to a Parliament Question in Rajya Sabha today.
number of beneficiaries under Atal Pension Yojana in the last three years