Monetary help of Rs 25596.39 lakh Underneath Ashirwad Scheme might be launched quickly to 50189 beneficiaries: Dr. Baljit Kaur
Chandigarh:A monetary help of Rs. 25596.39 lakh might be launched quickly for a complete of 50189 beneficiaries belonging to Scheduled Castes, Backward Lessons and Economically Weaker Sections from March 2022 to January 2023. This was expressed right now right here by Social Justice, Empowerment and Minorities Minister Dr. Baljit Kaur.
Giving extra info, Cupboard Minister mentioned that underneath the Ashirwad scheme within the state of Punjab, 21662 beneficiaries of Scheduled Castes, 13385 beneficiaries of Backward Lessons and Economically Weaker Sections, a complete of 35047 beneficiaries have been pending purposes from March 2022. Whose whole legal responsibility was Rs. 17849.37 lakh. A complete of 35047 beneficiaries have been given advantages of Rs 17849.37 lakh until February 2022 by the current Authorities. From March 2022 to January 2023, monetary help of Rs. 17331.33 lakhs for 33983 beneficiaries of Scheduled Castes and Rs. 8265.06 lakhs for 16206 beneficiaries of Backward Lessons and Economically Weaker Sections for a complete of 50189 beneficiaries is being given quickly.
The minister mentioned that the beneficiary of the Ashirwad scheme can apply on-line to get monetary advantages from dwelling. Ashirwad Scheme portal was launched by Punjab Authorities on 15 November 2022. Notably, this portal will guarantee a contactless monetary help course of with out being current. Ashirwad Scheme portal will guarantee transparency and velocity within the system. Beneficiaries can apply each offline/on-line mode until thirty first March 2023. The entire strategy of receiving on-line purposes might be began from April 2023.
She mentioned that underneath this scheme, will given Rs 51000/- as Monetary help to ladies from Scheduled Castes/Christian communities, widowed ladies of any caste, ladies from backward lessons and economically backward households on the time of marriage and Scheduled Caste widows/divorced girls on the time of their remarriage.
Dr. Baljit Kaur mentioned that this monetary help is given to 2 ladies of a household who’re residents of Punjab state and whose annual revenue shouldn’t exceed Rs.32,790/-. Candidates can apply for monetary help earlier than marriage or as much as 30 days after the date of marriage.