Chandigarh-Forms are being stuffed within the Anganwadi Centres of the state to supply monetary help of Rs. 5, 000 and Rs. 6, 000 to feminine beneficiaries on the delivery of their first little one, whether or not a boy or lady and the second little one, if a woman. This was disclosed by Social Security, Women and Child Development Minister Dr. Baljit Kaur right here right this moment.
Divulging extra, Cabinet Minister mentioned that the Punjab Government has set a goal of filling out the varieties for 98, 036 beneficiaries underneath the Pradhan Mantri Matru Vandana Yojana within the present monetary 12 months. She talked about that every district has been assigned a goal primarily based on the Anganwadi Centres underneath them, which should be accomplished by the tip of this monetary 12 months.
Dr. Baljit Kaur additional added that Sri Muktsar Sahib had achieved the goal for filling 3, 212 varieties 4 months in the past and develop into the main district in Punjab by filling out 3, 257 varieties. Similarly, district Fazilka, with a goal of three, 836 varieties, secured the second place within the state by filling out 3, 856 varieties.
The minister instructed the officers that different districts must also intention to fill out extra varieties than the goal in order that eligible beneficiary ladies can obtain most advantages underneath this scheme. She appealed to eligible ladies beneficiaries to go to the Anganwadi Centres of the state and fill out the varieties.
She additional mentioned that efforts are being made by the Punjab Government, led by Chief Minister Punjab Bhagwant Singh Mann, to enhance the diet and well being standing of pregnant ladies and lactating moms.