Pension Scheme for Old and Afflicted Artists: UP Government

Pension Scheme for Old and Afflicted Artists: UP Government

scheme June 15, 2016 13 Views

Artists are the most important resource of any state because they spread the culture and art of the state to the world. Artists are a part of the cultural wealth any state possess. They are also responsible for keeping the art alive and teaching to the same to the coming generation. The artists donΓÇÕt have a proper source of income usually after they retire. Uttar Pradesh Government has come up with a scheme for the welfare of artists of the state. The key features of the pension scheme for artists are enlisted below:


  • Art of the artist should be the source of livelihood of artist for at-least 10years
  • Monthly income should be less than 2000 Rs.
  • Age should not be less than 60 years
  • Should be a resident of Uttar Pradesh.


  • Pension of Rs. 2000 per month.
  • After Demise pension amount will be given to husband or wife till their demise.

Beneficiary will have to submit his/her certificate of living in the starting of each financial year.

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