About LIC

The Life Insurance Corporation of India came into existence on 1st September, 1956, with the objective of spreading life insurance more widely and in particular to the rural areas with a view to reach all insurable persons in the country, providing them adequate financial cover at a reasonable cost .

From then to now, LIC has crossed many milestones and has set unprecedented performance records in various aspects of life insurance business. LIC continues to be the dominant life insurer even in the liberalized scenario of Indian insurance and is moving fast on a new growth trajectory surpassing its own past records. In its 61 years of existence, LIC has grown from strength to strength be its customer base, agency network, branch office network, new business premium and has a significant role in spreading life insurance widely across the country.

Life Insurance Corporation of India(LIC) is the largest & only Government undertaking Life Insurance Company in India. Every day we wake up to the fact that more than 300 million lives are part of our family called LIC.
LIC is pride of India, Come join us to be a part of.........

  • Most trusted brand in India
  • Asset Value more than 27 lakh crores
  • Life fund more than 25 lakh crores
  • More than 3100 offices across the country
  • More than 33 crores satisfied Policy holders
  • Only LIC policies are Government Guaranteed
  • Holds World record in Claim settlement i.e., 99.66%

Benefits

Insurance Regulatory & Development Authority (IRDA) requires all life insurance companies operating in India to provide official illustrations to their customers. The illustrations are based on the investment rates of return set by the Life Insurance Council (constituted under Section 64C(a) of the Insurance Act 1938) and is not intended to reflect the actual investment returns achieved or may be achieved in future by Life Insurance Corporation of India (LICI).For the year 2004-05 the two rates of investment return declared by the Life Insurance Council are 6% and 10% per annum.