Online Registration

 

 
 
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http://www.pravasikerala.org/instructions.pdf

 

 

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http://www.pravasikerala.org/onlineregn.php

 

 

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http://epay.keltron.in/epay/public/index.php/member/5790503493372

 

 

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Pravasi Welfare Benefits

Welfare  Schemes

     The Non-Resident Keralites' Welfare Fund Act, 2008 has developed some welfare schemes for the benefits of Non-Resident Keralites, such as pension scheme, family pension scheme, pension scheme for invalids, scheme for financial assistance to dependents of a deceased member, scheme for financial assistance for medical treatment, accident –cum-death insurance scheme, scheme for assistance for  marriage of daughters of members, scheme for payment of financial assistance for maternity, scheme for payment of educational grant, scheme for payment of loan for housing & self-employment, etc.

 

 

I     Pension Scheme


(i)    Those Non Resident Keralites (Abroad-Form 1A) who remitted contributions to the Welfare Fund continuously up to the age of sixty are eligible for a monthly pension of Rs. 1,000/- (Rupees One thousand only) after the age of sixty. Similarly those Keralites who repatriated from abroad (Form 1B)  for permanent settlement in Kerala  and remitted contributions continuously up to the age of sixty are eligible for a monthly pension of     Rs. 500/- (Rupees Five hundred only). The NRKs (In India outside Kerala- Form 2A) are eligible for a monthly pension of Rs. 500/- (Rupees Five hundred only). The membership will be cancelled automatically if the monthly contributions are not continuously remitted within a period of one year.


(ii)    In the case of members, who remitted contributions continuously for more than five years, are eligible to get additional pension equivalent to three percent of the minimum pension prescribed in (i) above, for every completed year of membership over and above the minimum period of five years.  However the total pension amount thus received shall not exceed twice the amount of the minimum pension.


II     Family Pension Scheme


    If a member who is eligible for super annuation pension has deceased, any one of his family members (wife, children below the age of  twenty one years, insane children, major unmarried daughter, dependent mother, dependent father) shall be  eligible for family pension of an amount equivalent to fifty percent of the eligible pension for the deceased member.


III     Pension Scheme for Invalids


    In the case of persons who have remitted contributions continuously for a minimum period of three years and are unable to perform labour / incapable for undertaking any an employment due to conditions of physical deformity are eligible for an amount as Invalid Pension.  For getting the Invalid Pension, the member is required to produce a certificate from the doctor who treated the member and also a certificate from the Medical Board.

 

IV    Scheme for financial assistance to dependents of a deceased member


(i)    In case a member of the Welfare Fund (abroad-Form 1A) deceases due to illness or accident, one of his/her dependents (wife / husband, minor children, unmarried daughter, widowed daughter, mother, father, sister, brother and other legal heirs) is eligible for a maximum financial assistance of  Rs. 50,000/- (Rupees Fifty thousand only)


(ii)    In case a member NRK (Form 1B) deceases, one of his/her family members (as stated above in sub. Para (i)) is eligible for a maximum financial assistance of  Rs. 30,000/- (Rupees Thirty thousand only)


V    Scheme for Financial Assistance for Medical Treatment


    A member NRK who is afflicted with critical illness is eligible for obtaining a maximum financial assistance of Rs. 50,000/- (Rupees Fifty thousand only) during the entire period of his/her membership.  However, if he/she received any financial assistance for the same claim from Central or State Govt. or any other agencies like Norka Roots, Local Self Department etc, he/she is not eligible to get financial assistance from the Welfare Fund under this scheme.


VI    Accident cum Death and Health Insurance Scheme


    The Welfare Fund Board is competent to implement subject to sufficiency of funds, a scheme to provide assistance in the event of accidental deaths and for medical treatment of members in association with one of the Nationalized Insurance Companies. For implementation of this scheme prior sanction of the Govt. is necessary.


VII    Scheme for Assistance to Marriage


    Those member NRKs who have continuously contributed to the Fund at least for a period of three years  shall be eligible to get a financial assistance of  Rs. 5000/- (Rupees Five Thousand only)  towards marriage expenses for  marriage of his/ her two daughters subject to the following conditions.

 

a)    The financial assistance shall be payable to the member for a maximum of two times.
b)    Only one member NRK of the family (if the others are also members of the Fund) is eligible for the financial assistance for this purpose.  


VIII    Scheme for Payment of Financial Assistance for Maternity


(i)    Those female members who have remitted contributions continuously for two years are eligible for a financial assistance of Rs. 3000/- (Rupees Three thousand only)  for meeting their maternity expenses.  
(ii)    In the case of abortions, they are eligible for a maximum financial assistance of Rs. 2000/- (Rupees Two thousand only).  
        Maternity Assistance including abortion shall be payable for two times for the whole membership period.


IX    Scheme for Payment of Educational Grant


    The children of member NRKs who have continuously remitted the contributions for a minimum period of two years are eligible for educational grant for higher studies. The educational courses eligible for grant range from ITI/ITC/Degree to Post Graduate professional courses.


X    Scheme for Payment of  Loan for Housing & Self Employment


    According to the Act, a ‘Relief Fund’ has to be created by the Board for the payment of  Loans to the members.  After creating the relief fund, the Board may decide to pay housing loans to the members who have remitted contributions continuously for a minimum period of five years, for construction of houses, purchase of land with building, purchase of land for  construction of house, maintenance of existing building, etc.  The Board may also decide whether such loans may be sanctioned with or without carrying interest.  Similarly, from the ‘Relief Fund’ so created, a repatriated member who remitted contributions continuously for a minimum period of three years shall be eligible for obtaining interest- free loans from that Fund, for self employment purposes.  The amount of loan and other modalities for payment of loans shall be fixed by the Board from time to time.

 

    Those members who obtained housing loans / self employment loans from any other schemes shall not be eligible for any of the loans under this scheme.


 XI      Other Schemes


        In addition to the above Welfare Schemes sanctioned by Govt., the Board shall be responsible for implementation of certain other schemes (as mentioned below) to those Non-Resident Keralites who could not become member of the Fund due to age restriction of fifty five years as fixed by the Act, as and when those schemes are sanctioned by Government. 


i)    Medical treatment assistance up to a maximum of Rs. 10,000/- (Rupees Ten thousand only) for common diseases and up to 25,000/- (Rupees Twenty Five thousand only) for treatment of critical illness.
ii)    Old age Assistance (in lump or by pension) as decided by the Board.
iii)    In the event of death of a Non-Resident Keralite who has not completed the age of sixty years and also not a member of the Fund, the dependents of the person shall be eligible for obtaining a financial assistance of a maximum of Rs.10,000/-( Rupees Ten thousand only).

Autodebit for SBT account holders (2)

Auto Debit System

Following guidelines are issued for availing of ‘Auto Debit’ facility of State Bank of Travancore for remittance of contribution to the Kerala Non-Resident Keralites’ Welfare Fund.

1.The member should hold a savings Bank account with any branch of State Bank of Travancore.

2.The member shall submit duly filled up mandate (in duplicate) downloaded from our website to the following address

Kerala Non-Resident Keralaites' Welfare Board,
Norka Centre (II floor), Near Govt Guest house, Thycaud P.O.,
Thiruvananthapuram,
Kerala, India.   PIN - 695014

3.Those mandates which are not properly filled up/omission to fill up any of the the columns will not be accepted by Kerala No-Resident Keralites’ Welfare Board for the  purpose of remittance of contribution.

4.The deduction from the SB account of the member will be made by the bank as soon as the mandate is forwarded by Kerala Non-Resident Keralites’ Welfare Board to the Bank.

 

 

 

 

Click here to download the mandate 

Autodebit for SBT account holders

Auto Debit System

Following guidelines are issued for availing of ‘Auto Debit’ facility of State Bank of Travancore for remittance of contribution to the Kerala Non-Resident Keralites’ Welfare Fund.

1.The member should hold a savings Bank account with any branch of State Bank of Travancore.

2.The member shall submit duly filled up mandate (in duplicate) downloaded from our website to the following address

Kerala Non-Resident Keralaites' Welfare Board,
Norka Centre (II floor), Near Govt Guest house, Thycaud P.O.,
Thiruvananthapuram,
Kerala, India.   PIN - 695014

3.Those mandates which are not properly filled up/omission to fill up any of the the columns will not be accepted by Kerala No-Resident Keralites’ Welfare Board for the  purpose of remittance of contribution.

4.The deduction from the SB account of the member will be made by the bank as soon as the mandate is forwarded by Kerala Non-Resident Keralites’ Welfare Board to the Bank.

 

 

 

Click here to download the mandate 

INDIAN BANK

 

Sl No Descrption
1 Non Resident Keralites (Abroad)- FORM 1A
2 Non Resident Keralites (Returned)- FORM 1B
3 Non Resident Keralites (India)- FORM 2A

 

INDIAN BANK       Pay-in-Slip/Chalan

 

 

Sl No Descrption
1 Registration Fee Pay-in-Slip/Chalan
2 Monthly Contribution Pay-in-slip/Chalan

 

 

 STATE BANK OF TRAVANCORE       Pay-in-Slip/Chalan

 

 

Sl No Descrption
1 Registration Fee Pay-in-Slip/Chalan
2 Monthly Contribution Pay-in-Slip/Chalan

 

Others

 

 

 

 

 

Head Office (Thiruvananthapuram)
NORKA CENTRE [II Floor], Near Govt Guest House, Thycaud PO, Thiruvananthapuram - 695014
Ph : 0471-2785500, Fax: 0471-2785501, e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Regional Office ( Ernakulam)
Sree Sai Building, Ravipuram Road, Opp.SBT Bank (South),  Kochi  682016
Ph: 0484- 2357566
Applicants from Ernakulam, Thrissur, Alapuzha, Kottayam and Idukki send applications to the Ernakulam Regional Office

Regional Office (Kozhikode)
First Floor, Zamorian Square, Link Road, Kozhikode 02
Ph : 0495-2304604

Liaison Office (Kottakkal, Malappuram District)
Municipal Building-Taxi Stand, Kottakkal PO, Malappuram
Ph : 0483-2744042