New Delhi: The Labor Department of the Central Government has started the NPS Traders Scheme. This scheme is being promoted only through e-shram so that more and more people can join. The full name of this scheme is National Pension Scheme for Traders and Self Employed Persons Scheme. This is a government pension scheme in which there is a provision to give pension along with social security to old age persons. This pension scheme has been started for shopkeepers, retail traders and self-employed persons.
The self-employed, shopkeepers, retail shopkeepers and other businessmen can take advantage of this scheme. To take advantage of this scheme, the age of the applicant should be between 18 to 40 years. The benefit of this scheme can be taken by only those businessmen whose annual turnover does not exceed 1.5 crores. The government gives a pension of Rs 3,000 to individuals under the NPS Traders Scheme.
How to apply:-
National Pension Scheme - Traders can apply for the scheme by going to the public service centre located near them. To apply, the information of Aadhar card and savings account or Jan Dhan account will have to be given. In the National Pension Scheme, the trader will have to contribute from Rs 55 to Rs 200 every month. An online application can also be done for this scheme. For this, you have to visit www.maandhan.in.