YSR Pension Kanuka Application Form & Facts You Should Know

Hanima Anand |Feb 10, 2020

To take care of your beloved family members, read this YSR pension list and guideline for application below. We also include latest reports of YSR pension kanuka disbursement report in Feb, 2020. Check it!

With a view to reducing hardships for the poor and vulnerable individuals of the society, the government of Andhra Pradesh has announced the YSR Pension Kanuka scheme with timely support to different sections.

In this post, Starbiz.com will get you all essential facts you should know to claim benefits from YSR Pension Kanuka if you fall under these categories.

YSR Pension Kanuka List & Requirements

Below is the YSR Pension Kanuka Scheme introduced by the government of Andhra Pradesh. If your family has any case in this list, you can check the guideline for YSR Pension application in later sections.

12 categories of YSR Pension Kanuka scheme with requirements
YSR Pension List Specific requirements
Old-age pension

(Rs. 2250/- monthly)

Both male & female

60 years old and above

Destitute (with little or no means of subsistence; no family or relative to rely on)

Weavers pension

(Rs. 2250/- monthly)

Weaver is 50 years old and above


Widow pension

(Rs. 2250/- monthly)

Conforming to Marriage Act

18 years old and above

Disabled pension

(Rs. 3000/- monthly)

Minimum of 40% disability

No age limit

Toddy Toppers pension

(Rs. 2250/- monthly)

50 years old and above

Members of Toddy Co-operative Societies (TCS) or Individual tapper under Tree For Tappers (TFT) scheme and have been 50 years old as on 1/2/2009

Anti Retroviral Therapy (SRT) pension

(Rs. 2250/- monthly)

6 months continuous treatment on Anti Retroviral Therapy (even covered in other YSR Pension Kanuka scheme)

No age limit

Chronic Kidney Disease of unknown etiology (CKDU) pension

(Rs. 10000/- monthly)

Undergoing continuous kidney dialysis or CKDU (even covered in other YSR Pension Kanuka scheme)

No age limit

Transgender pension

(Rs. 3000/- monthly)

Transgender of 18 years old and above
Fisherman pension

(Rs. 2250/- per monthly)

 Fisherman of 50 years old and above
Single women pension

(Rs. 2250/- monthly)

Married women: 35 years old and above, separated or deserted for more than 1 year

Unmarried women: 30 years old and above for Rural areas, or 35 years old and above for Urban areas, having no support of family

Traditional cobblers pension

(Rs. 2250/- monthly)

 Traditional cobblers of 40 years old and above
Dappu artists pension

(Rs. 3000/- monthly)

 Dappu artists of 50 years old and above
A lot of vulnerable individuals have been reached for help.

Besides those requirements for each category, applicants must satisfy these YSR Pension Kanuka eligibility criteria as follow:

  • The proposed beneficiary shall be from BPL family holding white ration card.
  • He/she shall be a local resident of the district.
  • He/she are not covered under any other Pension Scheme.

YSR Pension Kanuka application guidelines

Documents required for YSR Pension Kanuka application:

  1. Photograph of applicant
  2. Proof of Age
  3. Aadhaar number
  4. Savings Bank account number
  5. Death certificate of husband in case of widows
  6. Xerox copy of registration in Cooperative society of Toddy Tappers
  7. SADAREM Certificate in the case of persons with disabilities 40%
  8. Weavers should submit a Xerox copy of registration in Co-operatives society of weavers

YSR Pension Kanuka application form

You will need this application form when applying for YSR Pension Kanuka at Grama Panchayat. Take a look at the latest form below!

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How to apply for YSR Pension Kanuka

Below is the process when one applies for YSR Pension Kanuka

  1. Applicant apply through Grama Panchayat by filling in application form and submitting all needed documents.
  2. Janmabhoomi Committees verify details of applicant after getting the application form from Grama Panchayat.
  3. Mandal Parishad Development Officer (MPDO)/Municipal Commissioner to DRDA upload eligible list to DRDA system.
  4. MPDO/ Municipal Commissioner release funds to Panchayat Secretary or Bill Collector.
  5. A Pensioner ID is provided to the pensioner; all details of pensioner can be checked online.
  6. Panchayat Secretary or Bill Collector disburse pensions to the pensioners/ ward in the presence of Sarpanch/ Ward Member and members of Gram Panchayat/ Ward.
  7. Bio-metric devices and tabs are deployed to the pension disbursement officers to pay amount to pensioners monthly.
  8. Pension is disbursed on 1st of every month at a fixed place and time slot assigned by committee. Door step payment is given for bedridden and Leprosy pensioners.
  9. A Rupay card is provided to pensioners and the pension money is disbursed through an ATM.
Flow chart of YSR Pension Kanuka selection procedure

How to track YSR Pension Kanuka status

To track your application or status of YSR Pension Kanuka, please follow these steps!

  1. Visit official website of YSR Pension Kanuka at: https://sspensions.ap.gov.in/
  2. Choose Search button
  3. Choose Pension ID
  4. Choose your District. Search your status by Pension ID or Ration Card number or SADAREM ID.
  5. Type in required details to view your YSR Pension Kanuka status.
How to search for YSR Pension Kanuka status online

YSR Pension Kanuka Log in

If you have already had an account on the website, please click here to log in and check your pension details.

YSR Pension Kanuka amount & disbursement report

The amount of YSR Pension Kanuka varies in categories as stated by the government of Andhra Pradesh as below!

  • For Old Age, Single Women, Weavers, Widow, Fisherman, Toddy Tappers, ART Pension (PLHIV), Traditional Cobblers, the benefit will be Rs. 2250/- per month.
  • For Disabled, Transgender, Dappu Artists, the benefit will be Rs. 3000/- per month.
  • For CKDU (Chronic Kidney Disease of Unknown etiology), the benefit will be Rs. 10000/- per month.

The disbursement report is updated on the official website of YSR Pension Kanuka. You can check the pic below for February 2020 updates.

YSR Pension Kanuka disbursement report on Feb 10, 2020.

We have noted the figures of YSR Pension Kanuka disbursement report here for your reference!

  • Old Age Pension: Rs. 2380820
  • Widow: Rs. 1927543
  • Disabled: Rs. 581709
  • Weavers: Rs. 95123
  • Toddy Tappers: Rs. 29116
  • Transgender: Rs. 1756
  • Single Women: Rs. 130670
  • Fishermen: Rs. 46075
  • Traditional Cobbler: Rs. 16224
  • Dappu Artists: Rs. 26390
  • DMHO: Rs. 27263
  • Pension to Dialysis Patients: Government hospitals Rs. 4173, Affiliated hospitals Rs. 5578
  • ART Pension: Rs. 31829

Total Disbursement of YSR Pension Kanuka updated Feb 10, 2020: Rs. 5304269

YSR Pension Kanuka contacts for support

In case you need any support from YSR Pension Kanuka Committee, please see their contacts below!

Tel: 0866-2410017
Address: Society for Elimination of Rural Poverty
2nd Floor, Dr. N.T.R. administrative Block, Pandit Nehru RTC Bus Complex, Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh - 520001

Hope all above information of YSR Pension Kanuka application, eligibility criteria and reports is helpful to you and your family. Let's share the info so more people can be helped.

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