Rural Postal Life Insurance (RPLI) Rate of Bonus for F.Y. 2021-22

Rural Postal Life Insurance (RPLI) Rate of Bonus for F.Y. 2021-22 applicable from 01.04.2021

(Department Of Posts)


New Delhi. the 18th February. 2021

F. No. 04-02/2019-LI .—In exercise of powers conferred vide Rule 3 of Post Office Life Insurance Rules (2011) and on the basis of Actuarial Valuation of the assets and liabilities of Rural Post Office Life Insurance Fund (RPOLIF) as on 31.03.2020, the Director General (Posts) is pleased to declare a simple Reversionary Bonus on the Rural Postal Life Insurance Policies on their becoming claims. due to death or maturity at the following rates :-

Type of Insurance PolicyRate of Bonus
i. Whole Life Assurance (WLA)Rs. 60/- per thousand of sum assured
ii. Endowment Assurance (EA)
(including children policy)
Rs. 48/- per thousand of sum assured
iii. Anticipated Endowment Assurance (AEA) (including GP policies)Rs. 45/- per thousand of sum assured
iv. Convertible Whole Life AssuranceWhole Life Bonus rate would be applicable, but on conversion. Endowment Assurance bonus rate will be applicable.
v. Terminal BonusRs. 20/- per sum assured of Rs. 10.000/-. subject to maximum of Rs.1000 for Whole Life Assurance and Endowment Assurance policies with term of 20 years or more.

2. The rates of Bonus mentioned above for the Financial Year 2021-22 will be applicable from 01.04.2021.

3. Interim Bonus at the rates mentioned above will also be payable for all claims arising due to maturity or death until future valuation is completed.

4. The amount of Bonus involving a fraction of 50 paisa or more shall be rounded off to the next higher Rupee and fraction below 50 paisa shall be ignored.

MANJU KUMAR. Chief General Manager (PLI).
(Equivalent to Addl. Secy. )

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