Pradhan Mantri Suraksha Bima Yojana 2023: Apply Now

The Pradhan Mantri Suraksha Bima Yojana 2023 was created in order to help people get proper insurance services if they go through any mishaps in their life and today we will share with all of you the details of the prestigious scheme presented by the Government of India in collaboration with many banks and insurance companies. Given below are some important specifications regarding the Pradhan Mantri Suraksha Bima Yojana (PMSBY) 2023. We will also share with all of you the step-by-step procedure to apply online for the scheme and the benefit of the scheme presented by the Government. 

Pradhan Mantri Suraksha Bima Yojana 2023

Pradhanmantri Suraksha Bima Yojana is a Health Insurance Scheme that is provided to the permanent residents of India to help them live their life without the worry of financial points that they will have to save in order to use when they are going through any difficult time. You can apply for प्रधानमंत्री सुरक्षा बीमा योजना either through SMS or by net banking system available for your savings account and many different banks are providing this scheme to their customers within the comfort of their own houses. 

Application Procedure Pradhan Mantri Suraksha Bima Yojana
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Details Of प्रधानमंत्री सुरक्षा बीमा योजना

Name Pradhan Mantri Suraksha Bima Yojana 2023
Launched by Government of India
Objective Providing health insurance 
Beneficiaries Residents of India
Official siteClick Here

Pradhan Mantri Suraksha Bima Yojana Benefits

If the accident causes the subscriber’s deathRs.2 lakh is paid to the nominee.
If an accident leads to total and irrecoverable loss of use of both hands or feet, loss of eyes or loss of sight in one year, and loss of use of a hand or footRs.2 lakh is paid.
If the accident causes irrecoverable and total loss of sight of one eye and loss of use of one hand or footRs.1 lakh is paid.

PMSBY Eligibility Criteria

  • The minimum age requirement is 18 years.
  • The maximum age requirement is 70 years.
  • Those having a savings bank account and falling under the age group of 18 – 70 years are eligible to subscribe to the policy.
  • The bank account must be linked with the Aadhaar card.
  • If the bank account is not linked with the Aadhaar card, then the Aadhaar card copy must be attached with the application form.
  • If the individual has more than one savings account, he or she is only eligible to join the scheme through a single bank account.
  • The premium to be paid is Rs.12 yearly.
  • The premium amount is auto-debited from the insured’s bank account.
  • The scheme is valid for a year and it can be renewed at the end of the year.
  • The primary KYC document required is the applicant’s Aadhaar card.
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Documents Required

  • Proof Id
  • Aadhaar card
  • Contact information
  • Nominee details
  • Application form (English, Hindi, Bengali, Marathi, Oriya, Telugu, Tamil or Gujarati).

Participated Banks

  • Allahabad Bank
  • Axis Bank
  • Bank of India
  • Bank of Maharashtra
  • Bharatiya Mahila Bank
  • Canara Bank
  • Central Bank
  • Corporation Bank
  • Dena Bank
  • Federal Bank
  • HDFC Bank
  • ICICI Bank
  • IDBI Bank
  • IndusInd Bank
  • Kerala Gramin Bank
  • Kotak Bank
  • Oriental Bank of Commerce
  • Punjab and Sind Bank
  • Punjab National Bank
  • South Indian Bank
  • State Bank of Hyderabad
  • State Bank of India
  • Syndicate Bank
  • State Bank of Travancore
  • UCO Bank
  • Union Bank of India
  • United Bank of India
  • Vijaya Bank
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Insurance Companies

  • Bajaj Allianz
  • Cholamandalam MS
  • ICICI Lombard
  • National Insurance
  • New India Assurance
  • Reliance General Insurance
  • United India Insurance
  • Universal Sompo

Application Procedure Pradhan Mantri Suraksha Bima Yojana 2023

  • You can apply for this scheme either through SMS or net banking.
  • Through SMS you will receive the activation message and you will have to respond to the SMS as PMSBY Y
  • The acknowledgement message will also be received through SMS to the beneficiaries.
  • The bank will then process the request for the scheme through the information available in your savings account.
  • The bank will obtain the demographic details of the nominee, nominee relationship and date of birth from the savings account. In case the information is not available then the individual will have to go to the nearest branch to apply for the scheme.
  • In case of failure of the auto-debit transaction, the insurance cover ceases to be in force.
  • If you want to apply through net banking then you will have to log in using your bank account currencies and click on the Insurance option displayed on your screen.
  • You will then have to identify the account and verify the details and confirm.
  • Download the acknowledgement message displayed on the screen for future transactions. 

Terms And Conditions

  • Customers should not be insured under Pradhan Mantri Suraksha Bima Yojana under any other Saving Bank Account In case the same is found to exist, the premium shall stand forfeited and no claims would be paid.
  • The cover shall commence from the date of enrollment in the scheme. Customer will have to pay full annual premium even if join the Scheme after the commencement of the Group Policy.
  • The personal details, as required, regarding admission into the Pradhan Mantri Suraksha Bima scheme will be shared with Cholamandalam MS General Insurance Company Ltd., under Group Policy certifying coverage as per the Scheme, subject to correctness of information provided regarding eligibility and receipt of consideration amount.
  • Any information provided by the customer if found to be untrue, the membership to the scheme shall be treated as cancelled from the date of joining the scheme and all monies paid in respect thereof shall stand forfeited.
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Termination Conditions

The following conditions will result in the termination of the Pradhan Mantri Suraksha Bima Yojana:-

  • When the age of the subscribers is above 70 years.
  • If the savings bank account is closed due to non-maintenance of the minimum balance that is required to keep the insurance in force.
  • The participating banks will have to deduct the premium in the month when the auto-debit option is given and that amount will be remitted to the insurance company in that same month.
  • If the subscriber is covered through more than one account, the insurance cover will be restricted to one account and the extra premium paid will be forfeited.
  • If the insurance cover is ceased due to technical reasons or due to insufficient balance, the same can be reinstated after the premium is paid in full. The risk cover for that period will be suspended and the risk cover is reinstated at the sole discretion of the insurance company.

Pradhan Mantri Suraksha Bima Yojana 2023 Claim Process

  • You will first have to inform the bank after the immediate occurrence of the accident of the subscriber.
  • The claim form must be obtained from the bank or designated insurance companies or via the website. The form is to be duly filled with the following details-
    • Name of the insured
    • Full address of the insured
    • Name and address of the bank branch
    • Savings bank account number
    • The contact number of the insured, i.e. mobile number, phone number, email address and Aadhaar number
    • Details of the nominee, i.e. name, mobile or phone number, email address, bank account for electronic transfer and Aadhaar number.
    • Details of the accident, i.e. the day, date and time of occurrence, place of occurrence, nature of the accident and cause of death or the details of the injury
    • Name and address of the hospital or the attending doctor along with the contact details
    • Time and date of when the medical officer of the company can visit the insured.
    • Details of the documents that have been submitted
  • The completed claim form is to be submitted to the bank branch within 30 days from the day of the occurrence of the accident.
  • The nominee or claimant will have to sign the declaration and mention the policy number and claim number along with the date. The authorised bank official will further review the form and sign it and pass it on to the insurance company.
  • The claim form is to be supported by original FIR, post mortem report, death certificate or in case of disability, disability certificate that is issued by a Civil Surgeon. A discharge certificate should also be enclosed.
  • The bank will verify the account details and then forward the case to the insurance company within 30 days of the submission of the claim.
  • The insurer will then confirm that the insured is on the list of the insured persons in the master policy.
  • The claim will be processed within 30 days of receiving the documents from the bank.
  • The admissible claim will be then remitted to the nominee’s or the insured’s account.
  • If the insured has not appointed a nominee, then the death claim will be paid to the legal heir. The legal heir must produce the succession certificate.
  • The maximum time that is allowed for the bank to finish the claim procedure is 30 days.
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State wise Helpline Number

Given below is the table indicating the toll-free numbers available for the different states in India for this insurance scheme:-

StateConvenor BankToll-Free Number
West Bengal and TripuraUnited Bank of India1800-345-3343
UttarakhandState Bank of India1800-180-4167
Uttar PradeshBank of Baroda1800-102-4455 or 1800-223-344
Tamil NaduIndian Overseas Bank1800-425-4415
TelanganaState Bank of Hyderabad1800-425-8933
SikkimState Bank of India1800-345-3256
RajasthanBank of Baroda1800-180-6546
PunjabPunjab National Bank1800-180-1111
PuducherryIndian Bank1800-4250-0000
OdishaUCO Bank1800-345-6551
NagalandState Bank of India1800-345-3708
MizoramState Bank of India1800-345-3660
MeghalayaState Bank of India1800-345-3658
ManipurState Bank of India1800-345-3858
MaharashtraBank of Maharashtra1800-102-2636
Madhya PradeshCentral Bank of India1800-233-4035
LakshadweepSyndicate Bank1800-4259-7777
KeralaCanara Bank1800-425-11222
KarnatakaSyndicate Bank1800-4259-7777
JharkhandBank of India1800-345-6576
Himachal PradeshUCO Bank1800-180-8053
HaryanaPunjab National Bank1800-180-1111
GujaratDena Bank1800-255-885
GoaState Bank of India1800-2333-202
DelhiOriental Bank of Commerce1800-1800-124
Daman and DiuDena Bank1800-225-885
Dadra and Nagar HaveliDena Bank1800-225-885
ChhattisgarhState Bank of India1800-233-4358
ChandigarhPunjab National Bank1800-180-1111
BiharState Bank of India1800-345-6195
AssamState Bank of India1800-345-3756
Arunachal PradeshState Bank of India1800-345-3616
Andhra PradeshAndhra Bank1800-425-8525
Andaman and Nicobar IslandState Bank of India1800-345-4545