Mukhya Mantri Kanya Suraksha Yojana launched by Directorate of Social Welfare, Bihar Government to avoids female foeticide, encourage the birth of girl child, bring about a balance between sex ratio of girls and boys and encourages registration of birth by incentivizing birth of a girl child in the family. The Scheme is being started in collaboration with the Unit Trust of India.
The Anganwadi Center in the respective locality has been made the major unit for the implementation of this Scheme.
- Applicant should be BPL family.
- The girl child is born after November 22, 2011. The benefit is provided to only two girl child born after this date.
- Birth registration of the girl child should have taken place within one a year after the birth.
- The age of the girl child should not have exceeded three years.
Bond of Rs. 2000 will be issued from Unit Trust of India (UTI) in favor of the girl child in the Children Career Balanced Fund of UTI Mutual Fund.
How to Access:
The beneficiary should deposit the duly filled application form to the Child Development Project Officer along with supporting documents. These cover the photocopies of the BPL certificate of the family of the beneficiary and the birth registration.