Labour Ministry launches ‘Donate-a-Pension’ initiative under PM Shram Yogi Maan-Dhan scheme
- Union Labour and Employment Minister Bhupender Yadav launched the ‘Donate-a-Pension’ campaign under Pradhan Mantri Shram Yogi Maan-Dhan (PM-SYM) scheme, on March 07, 2022, from his residence and donated the same to his gardener.
- Under the new initiative citizens can contribute to the pension fund of their immediate support staff such as domestic workers, drivers, helpers etc, by donating the premium amount.
- The ‘Donate-a-Pension’ program is part of various initiatives to be launched in the ‘Iconic Week’ celebrations by the Labour Ministry from March 7 to 13, 2022.
Points to Remember:
- Donate-a-Pension campaign has been launched as a part of which scheme run the Government of India?
Source: Economic Times