Pradhan Mantri Jeevan Jyoti Bima Yojana – Scheme Details

What is Jeevan Jyoti Insurance Scheme – Eligibility Criteria, How to Apply, Premium and Benefits Details of Prime Minister’s Newly Launched Jeevan Jyoti Bima Yojna

jeevan jyoti bima yojana scheme detailsOn 9th of May 2015, three schemes were launched by PM Narendra Modi ji. Jeevan Jyoti Bima Yojana is one of them. Other two are Pradhan Mantri Suraksha Bima Yojana and Atal Pension Yojana. These schemes have been launched for the welfare of the needy people. The Jeevan jyoti Insurance Scheme is a helpful insurance scheme that will provide benefit of Rs. 2 Lakh which will be payable to the family of the member in case of his death due to any reason.

Complete Details of Pradhan Mantri Jeevan Jyoti Bima Insurance Scheme

As mentioned in the beginning, Jeevan Jyoti Bima Scheme is a insurance scheme started by Indian government and it provides cover of Rs. 2 Lakhs in case of death of the scheme member due to any reason. Eligible applicants need to join the scheme upto 30th August or 30th November 2015. Premium of Rs. 330 has to be paid by the member.

Features :

  • Rs. 330 to be paid yearly, that means less than 1 re per day and Rs. 27.5 per month
  • The payment of premium will be debited(deducted) from the bank account of the individual in single installment, so it is important to maintain the required balance
  •  Risk coverage of Rs.2 Lakh in case of death for any reason.
  • The scheme will be offered by Life Insurance Corporation and all other life insurers who are willing to join the scheme and tie-up with banks for this purpose.
  • It is important for the policy holder to renew that policy each year
  • While joining the scheme, the applicant need to provide the nominee name and details about the relationship
  • Note : In case of minor, name of the guardian has to be specified
  • The contribution of government towards this scheme is to be decided separately every year. It is to be noted that the contribution amount to be paid by the government will come from the unclaimed money that has been lying idle in various public welfare funds

PM Jeevan Jyoti Bima Yojana – Eligibility to join the Insurance Scheme

  • Age of the applicant should be between 18 to 50 years.
  • The applicant should have savings bank account in any of the participating bank accounts
  • Duly Filled Application Form should be submitted by the interested person
  • The applicant joining the scheme must provide a self -certification of good health in the Consent cum declaration form as on the date of enrollment or earlier

Enrollment Modality of Jeevan Jyoti Bima Scheme

  • The cover shall be for the one year period stretching from 1st June to 31st May for which option to join / pay by auto-debit from the designated savings bank account on the prescribed forms will be required to be given by 31st May of every year, with the exception as above for the initial year.
  • Delayed enrollment with payment of full annual premium for prospective cover may be possible with submission of a self- certificate of good health.

Details of Premium to be Paid by the applicant

  • Member of the scheme needs to pay  Rs. 330 per annum(yearly)

Specification of the premium :

Insurance Premium to LIC / insurance company  :  Rs.289/-  per  annum  per member

Reimbursement of Expenses to BC/Micro/Corporate/Agent : Rs.30/- per annum per member

Reimbursement of Administrative expenses to participating Bank: Rs.11/- per annum per member

Total – 330

Date of Starting of PM Jeevan Jyoti Bima Yojana Scheme

The scheme will start from 1st June 2015, so the interested applicants need to apply soon !

Mode of Payment of the Premium

The premium account will be deducted from the bank account member automatically in one installment. So. it advised for the members to keep the required amount in the respective bank account

How to Apply for Pradhan Mantri Jeevan Jyoti Bima Yojana Insurance Scheme

  • Interested individuals need to download the application form
  • Print out of the downloaded application form should be filled
  • This duly filled application(enrollment/consent) form has to be submitted at the bank branch
  • Make sure that enough balance is maintained in your bank account

Download the Application Form –

To download the PM Jiva Bima Yojana Insurance Scheme Application Form & Claim Form in your Desired Language Click here

We hope that this article helped you in understanding the details of the Jeevan Jyoti Bima Insurance Scheme. If you have any other query, kindly leave your comments below.

  • with blessing god if there is no death claim within the age of 55 years, whether there will be any maturity claim in this case after completing 55 years of age, like other LIC product ?

    • GIRISH, CALICUT with blessing god if there is no death claim within the age of 55 years, whether there will be any maturity claim in this case after completing 55 years of age, like other LIC product

  • rohit singh says:

    Sir plz tell this scheme is applicable for armed forces

  • Prabhat Singh says:

    Pl tell me the detail of maturity amount

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  • Ravinder dande says:

    i also want to join this scheme . but can i join this in sbi

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