Balika Samriddhi Yojana :- We all know how worried our country’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi is for the future of the girl child. And so the Prime Minister of our country Narendra Modi has launched various schemes keeping in mind the future of the girl child. One of the schemes is Balika Samriddhi Yojana. We will discuss details about this scheme through today’s post.
It is the government’s responsibility to protect the girl child. To ensure that the girl child is protected and that the girl child can also be educated in higher education, several schemes have been introduced by the center and state governments through the ‘Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao’ program across the country. Be it Pradhan Mantri Sukanya Samriddhi Yojana or Kanyashree Scheme.
Balika Samriddhi Yojana 2024
Balika Samriddhi Yojana is one of the most popular schemes under the central government to protect the girl child. The Scheme was launched by the Women and Child Development Council of the Central Government in 1997. This scheme ensures girls from education to marriage. This scheme benefits from the birth of a girl child.
Balika Samriddhi Yojana Short Explain ?
|Balika Samriddhi Yojana
|PM Narendra Modi
|Year of Launch
|People of Bharat
|Providing financial assistance for Education
Balika Samriddhi Yojana Benefits ?
50 thousand rupees will be given to pregnant women through this scheme. After that, if a girl child is born, a grant of 500 rupees will be given. Then the money will be paid every year in stages for the daughter’s education.
|First to third class
|6th – 7th Class
|9th and 10th Class
But this money will be available only after the age of 18 years of the daughter. However, if the daughter gets married before that, no money will be available except the grant money of Rs 500 after the birth.
Objective of Balika Samriddhi Yojana ?
The main objective of this scheme is to provide scholarship for education to girls living below the poverty line. Through this scheme, people’s negative thinking towards girls will also improve and daughters will not have to face any financial crisis while studying. Through this Balika Samridhi Yojana 2024, parents of daughters will also be encouraged to provide them education.
Who can enroll in Balika Samriddhi Yojana ?
Funding is provided by the Balika Samriddhi Yojana to promote women’s education or girls’ education in the country. However, not all female children will get the benefits of this scheme. Only girls from below poverty line families will be given the benefit of this scheme. Must belong to BPL to avail this Scheme. However, maximum two girls in the family will get this scheme benefit.
Eligibility to apply for Balika Samridhi Yojana ?
- 1. To apply under this scheme, it is mandatory for the applicant to be a permanent resident of India.
- 2. Only girl child can apply under this scheme.
- 3. The girl child should be from a family living below the poverty line.
- 4. The girl child should be born on or after 15 August 1997.
- 5. Only two girls from a family can avail the benefits of this scheme.
Important Documents for Application ?
- 1. Birth certificate of daughter.
- 2. Aadhaar card as identity card.
- 3. Identity card of parents.
- 4. Domicile Certificate.
- 5. Receipt of first class admission.
How to Apply for Balika Samriddhi Yojana 2024?
This Scheme can be applied in two ways, offline and online. To apply online you can go to CSC center and apply. On the other hand, Anganwadi workers and health service centers can apply offline. In that case, the application form should be collected from the concerned office, filled with correct information and submitted to that office. Necessary documents to be submitted, which are mentioned below. There are separate forms for villages and towns.