Gujarat govt. has announced Vahli Dikri Yojana (Dear Daughter Scheme) for girl children of the state. Under this Vahali Dikri Yojana, the state govt. will provide education incentives and Rs. 1 lakh to first and second daughters of family. This one lakh assistance amount would be provided when the girl attains the age of 18 years. People would be able to fill the Vahali Dikari Yojna registration / application form to avail assistance.
The state govt. of Gujarat has started Vahali Dikri Yojana 2019 in order to improve the Female sex ratio which currently stands at 883 girls per 1000 boys. The amount under Vahli Dikari Yojna would be provided for wedding or higher education. In the recent Gujarat Budget 2019-20, the state govt. has allocated Rs. 133 crore for Vahli Dikri Yojana.
Gujarat Vahli Dikri Yojna 2019 Amount – Application / Registration The amount to 1st and 2nd daughters of family would be given in the following manner:-
|When Will Assistance be Transferred||Details||Amount under Vahali Dikri Yojana|
|Enrollment in Class 1st||Early Intervention Part||Rs. 4,000|
|Enrollment in Class 9th||Late Intervention Part||Rs. 6,000|
|Attaining 18 years of Age||Wedding or Higher Education||Rs. 1,00,000|
Vahali Dikri Yojna is going to reduce the dropout rate of girls from education and would also prevent child marriage. As soon as the Vahali Dikri Yojana application / registration form are out, we will update it here.
This scheme will prevent female foeticide, promote education of girls and provide a substantial sum to fund higher education and wedding of girls.
Source / Reference Link: https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/ahmedabad/vahli-dikri-yojana-launched-to-save-gujarats-daughters/articleshow/70051134.cms
Eligibility Criteria of Gujarat Vahli Dikri Yojana 2020
Gujarat Vahli Dikri Yojana 2020 Application Process
To apply for the scheme the applicants need to contact their women and child empowerment authorities which are inaugurated in their area.
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