About The Scheme

Pradhan Mantri Chandranna Bima

In the year 2016 the Government of AP have notified accident death and disability Insurance Scheme to the all the unorganized workers in the State. The said scheme came into operation w.e.f. 02.10.2016 The 2 nd year Chandranna Bima Scheme called as i.e PMJJBY Chandranna Bima with more benefits has been launched by the Hon’ble Chief Minister on 02.10.2017. The main object of the scheme is to provide relief to the families of unorganized workers in case of death or disability of the unorganized worker leaving the families in great distress. The enrolment of unorganized workers was taken up by Praja Sadhikaara Survey-2016 (Pulse Survey) by the Government in Revenue Department. 2.08 crore unorganized workers enrolled through Praja Sadhikaara Survey have been covered under Chandranna Bima 1 st year scheme. In 2017 Praja Sadhikaara Survey has been conduct in October to cover the left over eligible unorganized workers and in the 2 nd year Chandranna Bima Scheme called i.e PMJJBY Chandranna Bima 2.46 crore unorganized workers are covered.


All unorganized workers in the State in the age group of 18 to 70 years, drawing monthly wage of Rs.15,000/- per month or less enrolled through Praja Sadhikaara Survey are eligible under Chandranna Bima Scheme.

Eligibility Criteria

Scheme component Age group Natural Death Accident death Total disability Partial disability Scholarship
PMJJBY 18 – 50 2,00,000 5,00,000 5,00,000 2,50,000 1,200
AABY 51 - 60 30,000 5,00,000 5,00,000 2,50,000 1,200
PMSBY 61 – 70 --- 5,00,000 5,00,000 2,50,000 ---

Details of PMJJBY Chandranna Bima

  • Coverage of 2.50 crore unorganized workers.

  • Convergence of Central Schemes, Pradhan Mantri Jeevan Jyothi Bima Yojana, Pradhan Mantri Suraksha Bima Yojana and Aam Admi Bima Yojana with Chandranna Bima.

  • Scheme Benefits: Rs.2 lakh for 18-50 years and Rs.30,000/- for 51-60 years towards natural death, Rs.5 lakh for accident death and total disability and Rs.2.50 lakh for partial disability for 18-70 years.

  • Scholarship Rs.1,200/- for children (up to two children) studying 9th, 10th, Inter and ITI.

  • Total online claim settlement process. Rs.5,000/- paid within (2) days towards funeral expenses and total balance amount paid on 11th day or 13th day death ceremony.