Laxmi Bhandar Status: Check Online

Laxmi Bhandar Status: West Bengal TMC Government of Mamta Banerjee has recently rolled out a scheme for providing support to the women of the state. The launch of this cash transfer scheme was a part of TMC-Manifesto 2021. The main motive of the scheme is to ensure the social security of the women of the state by providing them basic income support on monthly basis. Those who wish to be a part of this scheme and want to get benefits under this must register themselves. The registration process is currently active and will remain active till 15th September 2021. Those who have to register for the same can now check their Laxmi Bhandar Status online or by visiting the concerned office.

Laxmi Bhandar Prakalp scheme is a state government-funded scheme that is implemented by the Department of Women & Child Development and Social Welfare, Govt. of West Bengal. Under the scheme, the state government is going to provide financial support to the women head of the families living in both urban and rural areas of the state. The general households will be provided any monthly assistance of Rs.500/- (i.e. 6000/- per year) and the SC/ST women will be given Rs.1000/- per month (i.e. 12000/- on annual basis). The estimated yearly budget outlay of the scheme will be ₹12,900 Crores.

Laxmi Bhandar Status

The transfer of funds has been started from the 1st of September 2021. Those who have successfully submitted applications for the scheme can check their application status as well as the payment status by visiting the official website of the scheme i.e. The scheme will ensure women empowerment and provide a sense of security to the beneficiaries. A woman who is a resident of the state, not a government employee, and is aged between 25 years – 60 years are eligible for the scheme. Those who have not submitted their applications yet can visit the “Duare Sarkar” camps and apply before the last date. There are more than 2000 Duare Sarker camps in the state through which applications can be submitted.

After successful registration, applicants will be able to check their application status and payment status on a time to time basis. The verification of the life status of the beneficiary is also done yearly on the basis of information collected from the Registrar of the birth and death.

In case you are searching for detailed information on Laxmi Bhandar Scheme then you have landed on the right page. Here in this article, you are going to get complete information regarding the application status, payment status, important dates, application process, and many more. So, scroll down and get complete information about this cash transfer scheme of the TMC government.

Laxmi Bhandar Status Check 2021

Laxmi Bhandar at a Glance

Name of the Scheme Laxmi Bhandar Prakalpa Scheme
Category Scheme
Concerned Authority Department of Women & Child Development and Social Welfare, Govt. of West Bengal
Scheme Type State Govt. funded cash transfer scheme
Date of start 1st September 2021
Beneficiary Women of West Bengal
Benefit Financial support and basic income to the rural and urban women in West Bengal
Assistance Provided Rs.500 per month to General Households
Rs.1000/- per month to SC/ST households
Implementation Throughout the state
Mode of application Offline
Official website

Laxmi Bhandar Prakalpa Scheme: Timeline

You can check the schedule of important events of the scheme shown as under-

Activities Dates
Date of starting of registration 16th August 2021
Last date of registration 15th September 2021
Start of transfer of payment 1st September 2021
Commencement of checking Application status8th September 2021

Laxmi Bhandar Scheme Application: Documents Required

As applications for the schemes are currently active, eligible women of the state can visit the concerned Duare Sarkar Camp can get themselves registered under the scheme. They must make sure that they carry the following documents and details with them for registration-

  • Aadhaar Card
  • Swasthyasathi Card
  • SC/ST certificate, if applicable
  • Bank Account details- Self attested photocopy of the front page of the passbook containing all the important details.
  • Self declaration (self attested) stating-
    – That the applicant is a resident of the state,
    – Applicant is not government employee, do not have pension etc.
    – Information furnished in the application form is correct.

Note: Aadhaar card/ Swasthyasathi Card is compulsory for application. In case an applicant is not having any of the cards then they will be registered provisionally under the scheme and will be facilitated to get their cards. After that, they will be enrolled finally for the scheme.

How to check Laxmi Bhandar Status Online

West Bengal citizens who have enrolled in the scheme are also provided an option to check the application status. They will be able to check their application status from 8th September 2021 onwards. Status can be checked online and through which, applicants will get to know whether their applications have been sanctioned or not. The sanctioning authority in the urban areas of the state will be the Commissioner of Kolkata Municipal Corporation while for other areas it will be the District Magistrate (DM).

Follow the instructions provided below to check Laxmi Bhandar Status online-

  • Go to the official website first.
  • The homepage of the website will open.
  • Enter the registered mobile. An OTP will be sent to the same number. Enter the OTP to validate.
    Laxmi bhandar scheme status
  • Applicant’s profile will open.
  • Go the concerned section and check the application status and payment status along with details.
Laxmi Bhandar Scheme Official website
Laxmi Bhandar Scheme Official Notification Click Here
Lakshmi Bhandar Payment StatusCheck Here


What is the last date of registration for the Laxmi Bhandar Scheme?

The last date of application was 15th September 2021

When an applicant can check his/her status?

The application status can be checked from 8th September 2021.

When will the transfer of funds start under the scheme?

It was started on 1st September 2021.

How to check payment status offline?

You can visit the concerned bank to know the status of payment under this scheme.