ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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A Critical Appraisal

Atal Pension Yojana

The Atal Pension Yojana—an old-age pension scheme for informal sector workers—is a major initiative to ensure fixed monthly pension for the elderly. This is guaranteed by the government through the provisioning of assured rates of interest during the accumulation and distribution period. An analysis of the benefit patterns and recommendations to make the scheme more attractive for the informal sector workers is presented.



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Updated On : 18th May, 2018

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