jeevan-pramaan

  • Jeevan pramaan is one of the main requisites for the pensioners to avail pension is to provide Life Certificates (LCs).
  • "Jeevan Pramaan '' – an "Aadhar-based Digital Life Certificate" for pensioners. It is a move that could eventually benefit over a crore pensioners
  • The proposed digital certification will do away with the requirement of a pensioner having to submit a physical Life Certificate in November each year, in order to ensure continuity of pension being credited into his account. 
  • It can be operated on a personal computer or a smartphone, along with an inexpensive biometric reading device. This facility will also be made available at Common Service Centres being operated under the National e-Governance Plan, for the benefit of pensioners residing in remote and inaccessible areas.