Chief Minister's Uzhavar Pathukappu Thittam 2011  

 

            Details of Financial assistance (  Members  / Dependants )

  Novel Features
  Details and Quantum of Assistance
  Members - Eligibility Criteria
  Dependent - Eligibility Criteria
  Progress Reports
   

As per the announcement of the Hon’ble Chief Minister in the Assembly on 10.09.2011, the “Chief Minister’s Uzhavar Pathukappu Thittam 2011’’  ( முதலமைச்சரின் உழவர் பாதுகாப்புத் திட்டம்  2011 ) is being implemented in the State of Tamil Nadu vide G.O. (Ms.) No.265, Revenue [LR-I(2)] Department dated 10.09.2011 in lieu of the Tamil Nadu Agricultural Labourers – Farmers (Social Security and Welfare) Scheme, 2006.

Under the scheme, the following financial assistance are given

Members Dependants
Marriage assistance Marriage assistance
Old Age Pension Educational assistance
Monthly assistance during Temporary Incapacitation period Grant to Orphan
Accident Relief  Funeral expenses
Natural death assistance  
Funeral expenses  

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Novel Features

  1. Enumerated as Main Member in the family who are engaged in agriculture and allied to agriculture viz;

    a)   horticulture;

    b)   sericulture;

    c)   the raising of crops, grass or garden produce;

    d)   the use by an agriculturist of land held by him or part thereof for grazing;

    e)   the use of any land for the purpose of raising manure crops;

    f)    dairy farming;

    g)   poultry farming;

    h)   livestock breeding;

     i)   growing of trees;

     j)   inland fishing

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  2.  Enumerated as Dependent Member in the family who depends upon the main member.

  3. Paralysis has been included in accident relief category and a sum of Rs.50,000/- is given as assistance.

  4. To avail the funeral expenses amount of Rs.2,500/-, no death certificate is required and the amount will be paid immediately.

  5. Fine Arts, Teacher Education and Nursing have been included in this scheme for educational assistance.

  6. Educational assistance can be availed under the scheme even if being obtained under other scheme.

  7. Continuing assistance to dependent family members even after the demise of Farmer member.

  8. During temporary incapacitation of farmer member on account of TB, Cancer, HIV/AIDS and other terminal diseases rendering the farmer member incapable of doing work, the affected farmer member shall be provided a monthly Pension of Rs.1000/- during the ailment till the disease is cured.

  9. Monthly grant of Rs.1000/- is given to the orphan children of the main member who died due to HIV.

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DETAILS AND QUANTUM OF ASSISTANCE                                                                 Rs.

1

Marriage assistance

 

 

Women

10,000

 

Men

8,000

2

 (i) Old Age Pension  ( per month )
(Given through Commissioner of Revenue Administration Department w.e.f. 1.4.2014)

1,000

 (ii) Pension for the period during Temporary Incapacitation due to TB , HIV , Cancer and other terminal illness ( per month )

1,000

 (iii) Grant to Orphan

1,000

3

Accident Relief

 

 

a) Death due to accident

1,00,000

 

b) Loss of both hands

1,00,000

 

c) Loss of both legs

1,00,000

 

d) Loss of one hand and one leg

1,00,000

 

e) Total and irrecoverable loss of sight in both eyes

1,00,000

 

f) Loss of one hand or one leg

50,000

 

g) Paralysis

50,000

 

h) Loss of limbs from grievous injuries other than those           specified above

20,000

4

Natural Death
(upto 23.4.2017 – Rs. 10,000/-)

20,000

 5

Funeral Expenses

2,500

6

Educational Assistance to son and Children of members

Day Scholar

Hosteller

Boys

Girls

Boys

Girls

 

a) (i) I.T.I. Polytechnic (per year)

1,250

1,750

1,450

1,950

 

     (ii) Diploma in Fine Arts, Teacher     Education and Nursing (per year)

1,250

1,750

1,450

1,950

 

b) (i) Bachelor Degree (per year)

1,750

2,250

2,000

2,500

 

    (ii) Bachelor Degree in Fine Arts, Teacher Education and Nursing (per year)

1,750

2,250

2,000

2,500

 

c) (i) Post Graduate (per year)

2,250

2,750

3,250

3,750

 

   (ii) Post Graduate Degree in Fine Arts and Nursing (per year)

2,250

2,750

3,250

3,750

 

d) Professional Courses (law, Engineering etc) (per year)

2,250

2,750

4,250

4,750

 

e) Post Graduate Professional Courses (per year)

4,250

4,750

6,250

6,750

 

 

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M E M B E R S
ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA 

Main Members who can be enrolled

Small and marginal farmers (including on tenancy)
(wet land not exceeding 2.50 acres or dry land not exceeding 5.00 acres and engaged in  direct cultivation)..

Agricultural labourers.

Inland fishing and labourers working in plantations.

Age - 18-65 years.

 

 

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D E P E N D E N T S
               ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA 

Dependent who can be enrolled

Non-earning members of the family of registered farmer member.

Wife or husband, as the case may be.

Children.

Deceased son’s wife and children.

Parents.

 

PROGRESS

1)  ENUMERATION STATUS

2)  DISTRICT & SCHEME WISE DETAILS OF EXPENDITURE AND BENEFICIARIES

                                                                                                                                               

 

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