Social welfare pension increased by Rs 100, finance department releases order
Thiruvananthapuram: The state government has increased the social welfare pension by Rs 100. With this, the pension amount will be increased from Rs 1,300 to Rs 1,400. The order regarding this was released by the finance deprtment on Monday.
The increase has been made in connection with the government’s 100-day action plan. The LDF government’s manifesto had promised to increase the social welfare pension to Rs 1000 after being elected power and an increase by Rs 100 every year.