Tag: Indira Gandhi National Widow Pension Scheme
Struggle for Salt and Rice – A widow’s wait for pension
Bharti Kumari / August 9, 2016
Naima Khatun, a widow from rural Jharkhand used to survive on a meagre meal of salt and rice, all thanks to her widow pension of Rs. 400. “I used to work for other people in exchange for food but after getting the pension, life was easier,” recalls Naima, as she...