YSR Pension Kanuka List 2021


We have been looking out for so many schemes that the Indian government has been releasing and such schemes have already proved to be beneficial for many people especially for the poor ones who could not even afford the fulfillment of the basic needs. Talking about one such scheme, we shall be discussing more on the financial specification for the Andhra Pradesh state that the government of Andhra Pradesh has come up with. This scheme is called the YSR pension kanuka scheme for the year 2021. Considering the list of popularity that happened last year, the scheme this year has come up with better changes and better choices on which we should have a look.

What is the YSR pension Kanuka Scheme

Basically, the AP YSR Pension Kanuka Scheme New List is out. But to understand how the list should be read, you need to first apply online to its official website. Also, you need to go through the eligibility criteria, terms and consideration set, and some of the important guidelines that are stringent to be followed

YSR pension scheme was started by the Andhra Pradesh government head CM Jagan Mohan Reddy. This is one doorstep pension delivery scheme that is followed across the state. Under this scheme, there will be different welfare pensions that shall be delivered to the pensioner’s doorstep. The state government has come up with such an initiative to end all the issues that old people have already been facing visiting the pension office.

T5he volunteers are well equipped with the biometric data of the beneficiaries and have smartphones that can deliver the pension right at the doorstep. This way transparency is well maintained. Out of 15,675.20 crores, the government has managed to use Rs 1320.14 crore as the first month to be paid on February 1

YSR Pension Kanuka Beneficiary List

Since the pension scheme has already been implemented, the incentives shall be given to those who are socially backward and even economically not stable and residing in the state. There is a fixed incentive that is given for the backward community in the state of Andhra Pradesh. With the scheme implementation, there are so many incentives that shall be given so that there would be a better function of the life of the people who are economically backward. Besides, with incentive comes social up-gradation which these people of course deserve.

Distribution of Amount under YSR Pension Kanuka

In the year 2020, there was the first distribution of the incentive through this scheme was made across the date. The distribution was made by the volunteers at the doorstep itself. Nearly 26% of the beneficiaries in that year have got the pension. The government then released the funds of Rs. 1496.07 crore. For the year 2021, the amount has of course been increased but the clear estimation of the same has not been started yet. However, with such a scope of growing pension schemes. There are so many pensions who will be benefited every year.

List Of Beneficiaries or Type of Pensioners

Listed are those people who fall under the category to get the benefits of the scheme:

  • Weavers

  • Disabled

  • Old Age

  • Widow

  • ART

  • CKDU

  • Dappu Artists

  • Toddy Tappers

  • Transgender

  • Single Women

  • Fisherman

  • Traditional Cobblers

Incentives Amount

The incentive price for every category of the beneficiary is different. The amount list is shared below:

  • If the person is a senior citizen or say age-old or toddy tapper or weaver or widow then he is eligible for - Rs.2250/- per month

  • Those who are transgender and Dappu artists are eligible for - Rs.3,000/- per month

  • People who have some chronic kidney illness can get - Rs.10,000/- per month

YSR Pension Kanuka Eligibility 

  • In order to avail the advantages of this scheme, there is an eligibility criterion that has been set. Listed are some for clarity

  • The applicant who wishes to apply for this Search Beneficiary Pension Kanuka Status Online should be a permanent resident of Andhra Pradesh State

  • Those applicants who belong to the Below Poverty Line category can apply for the YSR kanuka pension scheme

  • The applicant who shall not get any other pension benefit can be under this state scheme or even of the central government

Important Document

If you think you fit in the eligibility criteria set then there are also listed some documents that you must carry. This includes:

  • Age Proof

  • Address Proof

  • Applicant’s Aadhaar Card

  • Bank Passbook

  • Passport Size Photograph

  • Duly Filled Application Form

  • Pension Type Documents

How to apply for YSR Pension Kanuka Scheme online

  • You first need to visit the official site where this scheme is available which is YSR Pension Kanuka i.e. https://sspensions.ap.gov.in/.

  • There will be a homepage that will open where you can see the section of the application form.

  • Download the form and then fill up all the details accurately

  • You may then have to visit the ward office or panchayat to submit the form. Make sure you have all the documents ready and handy so that you don’t miss out on anything during the course.


The government of Andhra Pradesh has come up with this interesting pension scheme called YSR Pension Kanuka List that has been designed for widows, old age people, and even those citizens who are physically disabled. This scheme offers a good amount of incentive to those families who are quite weak economically and are backward cast. The amount of the pension with such a scheme is then delivered to the doorstep every month.

Questions and answers

What is the objective to launch the AP YSR Pension Kanuka Portal?

With such a portal, it is easy for the pensioner to search and look for the pension status online 

What details an applicant must give to search his/her name in the pension list on the Pension Kanuka Portal?

The applicant should have his ration card or pensioner ID to view his or her name in the list of pensioners.

Is there a helpline of the YSR Pension Kanuka Portal to apply for grievances?

Yes, the applicants can reach out to the helpline of the YSR Pension Kanuka Portal to apply for grievances.