How to Apply Online for Widow Certificate Maharashtra

How to Apply Online for Widow Certificate Maharashtra

A widow certificate is a verification that is generated by the state government as a proof to a widow woman that her husband is not alive anymore. Using this certificate, women can claim for various facilities, rights, and other offerings by the state government; the public or private organization like life insurance, pension provided by the government, to transfer bank account, property etc. A widow certificate is a boon for all the widows to avail comfort and benefits by the government.

Benefits of the widow certificate

A widow certificate can be used at various places in government/public or a private organization such as:

  • For pension transfers
  • For property transfers
  • For claim of insurance

Eligibility Criteria for applying for a widow certificate

  • A widow should be able to provide husband’s death certificate
  • The applicant women must not marry again.

Documents Required

  • Applicant’s passport size photograph
  • The photograph should be in JPEG format, should be between 5kb to 20kb and 160px to 212px
  • Husband’s death certificate
  • The document format should be JPEG/ PDF and The size of the documents between 75 KB to 100 KB
  • The candidate’s Taluka name
  • The District name from where the candidate belongs
  • The candidate’s Gram Panchayat name
  • The candidate’s name
  • The candidate’s husband name

Complete Application Procedure for Receiving a Widow Certificate

  • First and foremost, the candidate needs to visit Aaple Sarkar official website.
  • Post visiting this link a window will appear which will look like the same image posted below. Then click on Right to Service (RTS) button

  • Then next window will appear which will look like the second image posted below

  • Then click on login or create new user account.
  • Once it created, log in using username and password. Window will appear which will look like posted image below

  • Then search for Rural Development and Panchayat Raj Department and click on it.

  • Then click on Widow Certificate and click on the image will appear which will look posted image below
  • Then fill necessary information required like Name of husband, District name, Taluka name.
  • A window will appear this will be an application form. Fill it carefully and click on submit
  • Then a window will appear which shall ask you to upload the passport size photograph and husband’s death certificate. Click on upload documents
  • Post click on submit the window will appear which will ask you for payment then select proper payment option, make payment and submit

  • Then after 5 to 6 or 20 days you can download soft copy of Widow Certificate

Contact details

  • Gram Sevak
  • Assistance Block Development Officer
  • Block Development Officer
  • For any kind of queries, applicants can contact to Municipal Corporation or Municipal Council and,
  • Gram Panchayat

Widow Certificate Fee

The cost for issuing Widow Certificate is not more than Rs. 50

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *