Trivandrum: State Bank of Travancore, the premier bank of Kerala, has announced the launch of the Pradhan Mantri Social Security schemes to provide insurance coverage and pension.
At the launch function held in Thiruvananthapuram, Jeevandas Narayan, Managing Director of the Bank, presented the policy documents and pass Book to Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman, Minister of State for Industries and Commerce, Government of India, for handing over it to the beneficiary in the presence of Justice (Retd) P Sathasivam, the Governor of Kerala.
While addressing the media, Jeevandas said that Pradhan Mantri Jeevan Jyothi Bima Yojana at an annual premium of Rs.330/-, Pradhan Mantri Surakshna Bima Yojana at an annual premium of Rs.12/-, and the Atal Pension Yojana, the pension scheme to provide pension to the workers in the organized and unorganized sectors, are now available across all the branches of the Bank, through banking correspondents of the Bank and on Internet banking platform.
These schemes are unique in nature and available to all sections of the society. He requested all the public to avail the benefit of the scheme at the earliest.
Dr.Shashi Tharoor, MP and other eminent dignitaries were present on the occasion.
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