Widow Pension, Uttar Pradesh

The Uttar Pradesh Widow Pension Scheme offers financial aid to widows, supporting their livelihood and promoting dignity. This scheme aims to reduce the economic challenges faced by widows, ensuring they can cover their basic needs and live with respect in society.

On this page, I'll share details such as the online application process, eligibility criteria, necessary documents, and the pensioner list for 2023-24.

Application Process

To apply online for the Vidhwa Pension UP scheme, please follow the steps below:

  • Step 1: Access the UP Pension Portal
    Start by visiting the official UP Pension Portal at https://sspy-up.gov.in/.
  • Step 2: Choose Pension Type
    Select the "Widow Pension" option from the top menu.
Widow Pension UP
  • Step 3: Start Application
    On the Dashboard, locate and select the "Apply Online" option.
Widow Pension UP Apply
  • Step 4: Complete the Form
    Fill out the Widow Pension application form with all necessary information.
  • Step 5: Finalize Submission
    Ensure all details are correct, agree to the declaration, and click "Submit" to complete your application.
Widow Pension Form

Application Status Check

To see the status of your Widow Pension application, click the "Application Status" on the Widow Pension UP dashboard, choose "Widow Pension," enter your registration ID and mobile number for an OTP, and then submit the OTP to view your status.

UP Widow Pension Application Status

Eligibility Criteria and Required Documents

CriterionDetails for Widow Pension Scheme
AgeMinimum 18 years, until beneficiary joins another welfare scheme
IncomeMaximum Rs. 2.00 lakh annually
Pension EligibilityNot eligible if receiving benefits from other pension schemes
Monthly GrantRs. 1000
Required DocumentsPassport size photo of the applicant, Husband's death certificate, Photocopy of bank passbook or statement, Income proof statement

Pensioner List 2023-24

To view the Widow Pensioner List for 2023-24, please follow these steps:

  • Step 1: Go to the Widow Pension dashboard on the portal.
  • Step 2: Select the "Pensioners List (2023-24)" option.
Widow Pensioner List UP
  • Step 3: Choose your district, block, gram Panchayat, and village from the dropdown menus.
Click To Check Widow Pensioner List UP
  • Step 4: Click on the total number of pensioners displayed.
  • Step 6: The list of Widow Pensioners for your selected area will be displayed.
Exclusions: Applicants must not be beneficiaries of any other state or central government pension schemes.


If you need any assistance, you can contact the following details:

Department: Directorate of Women Welfare, Uttar Pradesh
Address: 8th Floor, Jawahar Bhavan, Ashok Marg, Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh)
Email: widowpensionmahilakalyan@gmail.com
Toll-Free Number: 18004190001

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