Izzat Scheme of MST

 
 

IZZAT Scheme was announced by Hon’ble MR on 3.7.2009 in the Budget Speech and issued to persons working in unorganized sector whose monthly income is up to Rs. 1500.

Process for issueance of Izzat MST

  • The passenger should first obtain income certificate from local government officials i.e. SDM/SDO/BDO/Tehsildar and thereafter obtain income certificates from Hon’ble Member of parliament of Lok Sabha – or 

  • After obtaining income certificate from the government officials as mentioned above, recommendations from Honble Member of Parliament of Rajya Sabha and/Union Ministers should be submitted to the DRMs.

  • On production of above mentioned income certificates and a copy of Photo identity Card cum residential proof, IZZAT MST should be issued.

  • Izzat MST can be issued on production of income certificate from District Magistrate or on BPL Card or any other certificate issued by Central Government under a recognized poverty alleviation programme including ration cards issued to.persons under Antyodaya Anna Yojana”,

  • In case of residential proof the following may be accepted

  • Photo Identity Card cum residential proof like Voter Identity Card 

  • Passport 

  • Driving License 

  • Ration Card 

  • Adhaar Card 

  • Bank Pass book from Nationalized Bank with Photograph

  • Or any other Photo Identity Card cum residential proof issued with photograph by any Government in India or a Government Agency in India”.

  • Read circular

  • http://www.indianrailways.gov.in/railwayboard/uploads/directorate/traffic_comm/Comm-cir-2k13/CC_62_2013.pdf

There was a  need for review of the scheme which was highlighted in the Consultative Committee Meeting and in order to prevent the misuse of the scheme and also to ensure that the scheme actually reaches the person belonging to low income category, it was decided as under: