Senior Citizen Card

Senior Citizen Card

Senior Citizen Card, just like my previous post where I told you, I was not aware of Senior Citizen Day, this was actually new to me again.

I remember my dad who was very particular about his paperwork. Seen him getting his and mom’s Pan card and then Adhaar card done for himself and mummy. Senior Citizen card not heard or seen before.

With this series where I am gaining knowledge about new things sharing with you all over here.

Get your Card

Who is eligible?

1.If you are 60+ years old Indian.

2. If you hold permanent resident Government proof of your state.

3. You should have a Government document stating your date of birth.


With growing age, time to ease up the financial burden of elders so it helps in tax laws related to seniors.

Health benefits and health insurance policies.

Travel discounts and allowances.

Higher rates of interests on investments

Avail all great Senior citizen welfare schemes by the Government.

How to get your Senior Citizen Card?

I request all elderly people to get their card today. It’s easy in today’s easy technology world to apply for the same.

You may apply by filling up the details in the forms easily available on each state official website. The person who is applying has to register and along with two photographs, address proof and age proof have to submit the application**

National Capital Online Application Form.

Once your documents get verified and form gets approved, you will receive your Senior citizen card.

Have you got a card for yourself or elder members in the family? If not get this now.

I am taking my Alexa Rank to the next level with Blogchatter #MyFriendAlexa 

#MyFriendAlexa POST 1 – Read here

Current Status of Alexa Rank:
GLOBAL 168,788 
India Rank: 11,969

*These benefits keep on changing from time to time and agency or rules by the government or private companies. Do check before availing them.

** Application form and their eligibility criteria changes with Government of India and State Government. Please read all documents before submitting.

© Ruchie Verma. Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this site’s author and/or owner is strictly prohibited.

Tweet: This is the right of every senior citizen to get SENIOR CITIZEN CARD to check out more as #WiggleWrites #MyFriendAlexa @wigglingpen

1,053 total views, 1 views today

24 thoughts on “Senior Citizen Card

  1. Hey, nice info, I also dint know much about this card. This is a great initiative by govt for the welfare of senior citizens. Thanks for making everyone aware of this card.

  2. This is one information even I didn’t know. I wonder how many uneducated know of this when even the educated ones like us were unaware till now. Thank u for sharing n enlightening us.

  3. Iske barey me mujhe pata hai, sister in law n unke husband ka card bana hua hai, inke benifit bhi pata hai ?
    Hum bhi eligible ho jaayenge to jarur apply karengey ??

  4. I too was not aware of anything such as a senior citizen card. But now that I have read this, I am going to ask y father to get this asap. Kudos to you for choosing such an amazing topic

  5. I knew about this as got my granny’s done. I had to share it with one of my friends for her mother, this post came right in time. Will share the link so she can read this one and get one for her mom 🙂
    #MyFriendAlexa #vigorousreads

  6. Yes, my grandparents have this card and I see the benefits whenever they travel around. This is a great piece of info to share and spread awareness about the benefits given by the Indian government.

Leave a Reply

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

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: