Haryana

Monthly assistance to children who become orphan due to covid in Haryana

The Fact News Service,
Chandigarh, May 30,
The state government has launched Mukhyamantri Bal Seva Yojana to provide all help to such orphans. Under this scheme, the orphaned children will be provided monthly financial assistance of Rs 1500 to 2500, which will continue to be available to them till the age of 18 years. Their studies will not be affected by this amount. The government has also decided to give 12 thousand rupees annually to these children for other expenses. Haryana government started Mukhyamantri Bal Seva Yojana, will get 1500 to 2500 rupees monthly for 18 years. Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal has announced to launch of the Bal Seva Yojana. The central government will also get 10 lakh rupees from the Prime Minister’s Care Fund for such children. The cost of their education will also be raised from this fund. Apart from giving financial help every month till the age of 18 years, on attaining the age of 23 years, an assistance of Rs 10 lakh will be given. Chief Minister Manohar Lal said that in some families, parents of children or one of them have been orphaned due to the Corona pandemic. This is bound to have a bad effect on the upbringing of children. To help such orphans, the government will take care of them under Mukhyamantri Bal Seva Yojana. The orphaned children will be cared for in the rest of their families or in child care institutions. In both cases, the government will provide financial help.

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