Published : Odisha Sun Times/
The Odisha Government hiked the monthly old-age pension under Madhubabu Pension Yojana. Chief Minister Shri Naveen Patnaik announced this during Ama Gaon Ama Vikas programme held at Secretariat here. As per the new announcement, people who are getting 300 will now get Rs 500 while people aged 80 years and above will get Rs 700 from existing Rs 500. The beneficiaries would received the increased old-age amount with effective from February 15.