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Pension Scheme for Old and Afflicted Artists: UP Government

Artists are the most important resource of any state because they spread the culture and art of the state to the world. Artists are a part of the cultural wealth any state possess. They are also responsible for keeping the art alive and teaching to the same to the coming generation. The artists don’t have a proper source of income usually after they retire. Uttar Pradesh Government has come up with a scheme for the welfare of artists of the state. The key features of the pension scheme for artists are enlisted below:


  • Art of the artist should be the source of livelihood of artist for at-least 10years
  • Monthly income should be less than 2000 Rs.
  • Age should not be less than 60 years
  • Should be a resident of Uttar Pradesh.


  • Pension of Rs. 2000 per month.
  • After Demise pension amount will be given to husband or wife till their demise.

Beneficiary will have to submit his/her certificate of living in the starting of each financial year.

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