West Bengal Farmers Old Age Pension (WBFOAP)

With a view to encourage farm families and to provide and strengthen social security in their old age, Govt. of West Bengal has enhanced total no. of pensioners to 1.0 lakh from 69,440 no’s with increased pension amount of Rs.1000/- per month from Rs.750/- under West Bengal Farmers Old Age Pension (WBFOAP) scheme since 2018-19. It’s a unique support to those farmers who have largely contributed towards sharp increase in farmer’s income and in bringing the state agriculture to a landmark success.