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Bina Mulya Samajik Suraksha Yojana (WB BM-SSY) 2021

The Bina Mulya Samajik Suraksha Yojana is an updated version of the West Bengal Samajik Suraksha Yojana that was launched in 2017.

It is a social security and welfare scheme by the West Bengal government for the unorganized workers.

The scheme was made completely free from 2020 and the beneficiaries will no longer have to pay the premium of ₹25/month.

In this article, you will get to know the following details about the WB Bina Mulya Samajik Suraksha (BM-SSY) Yojana,

Let’s see each of these points in detail…

About WB Bina Mulya Samajik Suraksha Yojana

Name of the schemeBina Mulya Samajik Suraksha Yojana
Launched byWest Bengal government
BeneficiariesWorkers from the unorganized section
BenefitsSocial Security Scheme
Official Websitebmssy.wblabour.gov.in

Eligibility criteria for BM-SSY scheme in West Bengal

In order to be eligible for the West Bengal Bina Mulya Samajik Suraksha (BM-SSY) Yojana,

  1. He/she must be a resident of West Bengal.
  2. He/she must be between the age of 18-60 years.
  3. His/her family income must not exceed Rs. 6500 per month. (The are no upper income limit for contruction workers and transport workers).

Who can apply for West Bengal BM-SSY scheme

Workers from the unorganized sectors can apply for the West Bengal Bina Mulya Samajik Suraksha Yojana.

The workers can be from any sector like Hotel, Iron Factory, footwear, bakery, sawmill, etc.

Self-employed individuals like hawkers, fishermen, carpenters, cobblers, etc. can also apply for the scheme.

Premium Amount of Bina Mulya Samajik Suraksha Yojana

After 2020, the beneficiaries will not have to pay any premium for the BM-SSY scheme.

Previously they had to pay Rs. 25 per month as their contribution to the scheme. The government paid its contribution of Rs. 30 per month.

But from now on, the government will bear the entire contribution of Rs. 55 per month towards the scheme on behalf of the beneficiary.

Benefits of Bina Mulya Samajik Suraksha Yojana (BM SSY)

The beneficiaries under the Bina Mulya Samajik Suraksha Yojana can avail of the following benefits on the scheme,

  1. Provident fund (the contribution of government and beneficiery paid at 60 years of age)
  2. Health and family welfare (up to Rs. 60,000,)
  3. Death and disability cover (up to Rs. 2 lakhs)
  4. Education of children (scholarship)

You can you about how to apply online for the scheme and check your application status by reading the article below.

Click to know the steps to apply online and check the application status of BM-SSY.

Helpline numbers of Bina Mulya Samajik Suraksha Yojana

The helpline number related to this scheme is given below,

Toll-Free Number: 1800-103-0009

Address: 11th Floor, New Secretariat Building Kiran Shankar Ray Road, Kolkata- 700001.

FAQs

What is the premium of WB Bina Mulya Samajik Suraksha Yojana BM-SSY?

The beneficiaries under the scheme do not have to pay any premium to avail the benefits of Bina Mulya Samajik Suraksha Yojana.

What is the helpline number for BM-SSY?

The toll-free helpline number related to BM-SSY is 1800-103-0009.


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