Prices Increasing soon Prices Increasing Soon

Maharashtra’s Auto Rickshaw Drivers to Get Pension and Insurance Cover

The Maharashtra State Department has decided to give pension to the licensed auto rickshaw drivers above 60 years of age. The scheme will also cover their spouse as well. The pension scheme is beneficial for auto rickshaw drivers as they do not have any pension benefits once they stop driving. The initiative will benefit over 17 lakh licensed auto rickshaw drivers and owners, which constitute about 88% of the state’s workforce.

Read more
Gets ₹1 Cr. Life Cover at just
COVID-19 Covered
The Policybazaar Advantage
Dedicated claim support for family FREE
Upto 10% discount for buying online
Only certified experts will call you on 100% recorded lines
We are rated~
rating
6.7 Crore
Registered Consumers
51
Insurance Partners
3.4 Crore
Policies Sold

#All savings and online discounts are provided by insurers as per IRDAI approved insurance plans | Standard Terms and Conditions Apply

By clicking on "View plans" you agree to our Privacy Policy and Terms of use

~Source - Google Review Rating available on:- http://bit.ly/3J20bXZ

Life is Unpredictable! Protect your family’s future
Get ₹1 Crore Life cover starting from ₹384/month+
+91
Secure
We don’t spam
Check Your Premium Now
Please wait. We Are Processing..
Get Updates on WhatsApp
The Policybazaar Advantage
Policybazaar Advantage Icon
Dedicated claim support for family FREE
Policybazaar team will help and support you at the time of claim. A personal claim handler from our team of experts will get in touch with you when your nominee applies for a claim on our website.
Policybazaar Advantage Icon
100% calls recorded to ensure no mis-selling
We will make sure you get what is promised by the advisors. We conduct regular monitoring of our calls to make sure you get the best experience.
Policybazaar Advantage Icon
Exclusive lifetime discount upto 5% for buying online
The discounts will be valid for the entire policy payment term and is not available if you choose to buy the insurance through offline agents.
Policybazaar Advantage Icon
Advisors available in your city
Our advisors are available in more than 55 cities across India and can help you at your doorstep in understanding the plans and in documentation.
Policybazaar Advantage Icon
Refund at the click of a button
In case you aren’t happy with your purchase, you can cancel your policy hassle-free at the click of a button. We will help you with the cancellation and refund of your policy.

It will be mandatory for auto rickshaw drivers to enroll under the Atal Pension Yojna (APY) (Also read: A Quick Glance Over Modi's 3 Social Security Schemes). Under this scheme, the drivers will have to pay Rs 12 p.a. as the insurance premium. The premium will be ‘auto-debit’ from the account holder’s saving bank account in one installment on or before 1st June under this scheme. The subscribers will get a fixed pension payouts varying between Rs 1000 p.a. and Rs 5000 p.a. on attaining the age of 60, depending on the contributions made. On joining the APY before the 31st December, 2015, the central government will contribute 50% of the total contribution or Rs 1000 p.a. 

The scheme, however, will not cover those who neither own auto rickshaws nor have permits. As reported by The Time of India, the additional transport commissioner, Mr. SB Sahasrabuddhe, has directed all regional transport officers across the state to ensure enrollments of auto rickshaw drivers for pension and insurance plans while renewing permits and issuing vehicle fitness certificates.


Premium By Age

Life insurance articles

  • Recent Article
  • Popular Articles
24 Apr 2024

Most Common Life Insurance Frauds in India

Life insurance fraud is a financial crime that can be committed

Read more
09 Aug 2023

What High Net Worth Individuals (HNIs) Do To Secure Their...

High net worth individuals often opt for life insurance plans to

Read more
28 Jun 2023

A Review Of ICICI Prudential Life Insurance

“Policy Bazaar insurance clarified the term policy for me, so

Read more
27 Jun 2023

A Review Of HDFC Life Insurance

“I recently bought an HDFC term plan and it is the best

Read more
20 Jun 2023

Best Life Insurance Policy in India with High Returns

The best life insurance policy in India is a type of life

Read more
15 Dec 2021

Life Insurance for Parents in India

With the increase in the average life expectancy rate, the older population in India is on the rise. Most of the

Read more
08 Jun 2022

Life Insurance for NRI

Going beyond geographical boundaries to study or pursue a career abroad is a common aspiration for many

Read more
14 Apr 2014

Life Insurance Quotes

Life insurance quotes are the approximate premium rates for the specific life insurance policy. It helps you

Read more
26 Dec 2022

Canara Guaranteed Fortune Plan

Canara HSBC life insurance company introduces a guaranteed fortune plan that provides assured benefits to life

Read more
27 Jun 2023

A Review Of HDFC Life Insurance

“I recently bought an HDFC term plan and it is the best decision I have ever made. I feel so good knowing that

Read more
Need Help? Request Callback
top
View Plans
Close
Download the Policybazaar app
to manage all your insurance needs.
INSTALL