The Government of Goa has announced the release of Goa Welfare pension for retired Seafarers which is subject to production of ‘Life Certificate’.
Out of the 2454 eligible beneficiaries, 1851 beneficiaries will get Rs. 500/- per month as they are in receipt of DSS Scheme amount of Rs. 2,000/- , 600 beneficiaries will get Rs. 2,500/- per month and 03 beneficiaries will get Rs.1,000/- per month.
The pension has already been disbursed for the months of June, July and August, 2021 to 714 beneficiaries who have submitted their ‘ Life Certificate’.
Adv. Narendra K.Sawaikar, Commissioner for NRI Affairs, has appealed to all the beneficiaries of Goa Welfare / Pension Scheme for Seafarers who have not yet submitted their ‘ Life Certificate’ to submit them at the office of Commissioner for NRI Affairs, Chamber No. 204, Ministerial Complex, Secretariat, Porvorim, Goa either through post or through their local representatives or in person to enable disbursement of the pension to them.