The ‘Kanyashree Prakalpa’ has thus far helped over 60 lakh female children in West Bengal, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee claimed on Wednesday.
On the occasion of the Kanyashree Dibas, the chief minister said that her authorities has spent over Rs 7,000 crore on the scheme for the reason that 2013.
Describing girls as assets of the world, Banerjee stated that the Kanyashree scholarship has helped girls in colleges, colleges and universities in realising their goals.
Today is #KanyashreeDibas, a special day for #Bangla. The #Kanyashree scheme, began in 2013, has on the grounds that won the @UN (first prize) award. Girls are the assets of our state, our u . S . A . And the arena, Banerjee wrote on her Twitter deal with.
Floated on this day in 2013, the main objective of the Kanyashree scheme is to make sure that women look at in faculties and postpone their marriages till at least the age of 18.
“The #Kanyashree scholarships take ladies from college to college to the university level wherein they emerge as independent girls of India. The initiative has empowered over 60 lakh girl college students. Total budget since launch is over Rs 7,000 crore #KanyashreeDibas, she delivered.
The ‘Kanyashree Prakalpa’ seeks to improve the repute and wellbeing of women, especially the ones from socio- economically deprived families via conditional cash transfers.
The scheme has two coins switch additives an annual incentive of Rs 750 is given to girls inside the age organization 13 to 18 years and reading in Class eight for every year till they maintain their training, supplied they are single on the time.
One-time furnish of Rs 25,000 is also given to ladies when they attain the age of 18, furnished they are engaged in an educational or occupational pursuit and unmarried.
The Mamata Banerjee government has been awarded by means of the United Nations for Public Service for its Kanyashree scheme in 2017.
NEW DELHI: The Ravidas network, below the banner of the Guru Ravidas Jayanti Samaroh Samiti, has referred to as for kingdom-extensive bandh on August 13.
The network has also introduced to observe August 15 as a Black Day.
Taking precautionary measures, the Punjab government has declared a vacation on August 13, 2019 for the colleges, colleges, and other instructional institutions.
The Punjab School Education Board (PSEB) had postponed the class 10 and 12 supplementary examinations which become to be performed on Monday, August 12, 2019. The PSEB will launch the new examination date quickly.
Taking severe be aware of the protests, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh said whilst he did no longer wish to touch upon the Supreme Court order, which had caused the razing of the spiritual structure, he was personally no longer in favour of demolition of monuments and systems of such historic importance, linked so deeply with the feelings of a community.
The Chief Minister had additionally appealed to the community to call off their protests as his authorities changed into ready to increase complete guide to them to get the matter amicably resolved with the Central authorities.
Amarinder Singh additionally had personally spoken to Union Urban Development Minister Hardeep Singh Puri to are trying to find re-allotment of the identical site, which reportedly belongs to the Delhi Development Authority, to enable the network to reconstruct the temple, in conjunction with the ‘sarovar’, which has also been demolished.
Extending all criminal and economic help to the community to take the problem ahead, the Chief Minister had constituted a 5-member committee to fulfill the non secular and political representatives of the network and formulate a complete method to clear up the difficulty.
An official spokesperson of the Punjab CM stated that Amarinder Singh had taken cognisance of the problem amid protests with the aid of dalits at Ludhiana, Jalandhar, Phagwara, Gurdaspur and Amritsar, where several nation highways were blocked, inflicting hardship to the commuters.