Under this scheme, financial assistance shall be provided to unemployed youth for rearing of sheep/goat extending 70% subsidy in the U.T. of Puducherry.
To provide assistance on the death of the Old Age, Widow and Destitute Pensioners, an amount of ₹2,000/- is granted as Financial Assistance for funeral expenses.
To extend a helping hand by way of a monthly financial assistance to Old Age Persons/Widows/Deserted Women/Unmarried Women and Transgender, so that they could defray some petty personal expenses without depending on others. (i) ₹1,500/- to Widows, Deserted Women, Unmarried Women, Transgender and Old Age people (age from 55 years to 59 years); (ii) ₹2,000/- to Old Age people age from (60 years to 79 years); and (iii) ₹3,000/- to Old Age people age from (80 years and above)
To encourage widows to remarry a bachelor/widower to lead a normal life, an incentive of ₹20,000/- is provided in the form of National Saving Certificate. Annual income should not exceed ₹24,000/-.
Under Kulavilakku, Financial Assistance of ₹500/- will be provided to pregnant women to their improve nutritional status. Annual income should not exceed ₹24,000/- and the benefit will be provided for two pregnancy only. The applicant will be considered only when she crosses seven months pregnancy. Under Aravanaippu, to improve the status of the girl child and to provide nutritious food to the girl child; financial assistance of ₹1,200/- will be provided to the Lactating mother. Annual income should not exceed ₹24,000/- and the assistance will be provided only to two girl children in a household.
Grant of Financial Assistance to parents having one girl child studying between 8th and 10th standards, Puducherry
This scheme aims at small family norms and promoting the welfare of the girl children and treats them as an asset and to share the burden of the parents at the time of marriage of the girl child. An amount of ₹25,000/- will be deposited as fixed deposit in Post Office in the form of National Savings Certificate in the name of the Girl Child. The maturity amount will be released when the girl child attains the age of eighteen years. Annual income should not exceed ₹24,000/- and the parents should produce a certificate to the effect that they do have only one girl child living and do not have any other issue and a study certifice from the school where their girl is studying.
Grant of Incentive to family having one/two girl child and parents who have undergone family planning, Puducherry
To create awareness among the parents about the desirability of the girl child and to raise the status of the girl child in the family. An amount of ₹20,000/- is deposited in the name of the girl, incase of two girl children ₹10,000/- is deposited in the name of each girl child. The maturity value will be given to the girl child/children when she attains the age of 18 years. Annual income should not exceed ₹60,000/- and either of the parents should have undergone family planning in a Central/State Govt. Hospital.
Financial assistance is provided to an extend of ₹20,000/- for the marriage expenses of daughter of distitute widows. Annual income should not exceed ₹24,000/- and the assistance is provided only to the bride for her first marriage. The marriage should comply the laws in force and the assistance is applicable to only one daughter in that family.
Financial assistance is provided to an extend of ₹15,000/- for the marriage expenses of the poor brides who are living below poverty line. Annual income should not exceed ₹24,000/- and the assistance is provided only to the bride for her first marriage. The marriage should comply the laws in force and the assistance is applicable to only one daughter in that family.
Application for Grant of Authorisation for Tourist Permit or National Permit to be regulary used (FORM-46), Puducherry
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