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A Girl is not a burden, but a blessing : Himachal Pradesh

Mukhyamantri Kanyadan Yojana

Objective

The main purpose of the scheme is to provide financial assistance to the parents, guardians of the destitute girls for their  marriage having no income source.

Eligibility

  • The girl should be above 18 years of age.
  • A bonafide of Himachal Pradesh.

Benefits

  • The marriage grant of Rs. 2500 in each case shall be given to the parents/guardians of the destitute girls/women for their marriage.
  • The State Government shall be competent to increase the amount keeping in view the cost of living.

How to apply

  • Applications should be made in the prescribed format by the parents/guardians of the destitute women to the concerned CDPO/District Programme Office/Deputy Commissioner of the District or the Director.
  • The parents/guardians of the destitute girls/women shall have to supply the following information/documents along with their application:
  • i) Date of marriage.
  • ii) Income of parents (Certificate to be issued by the Tehsildar of the Illaqua).
  • iii) Name and address of person to whom girl is being married.

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