- Odisha launches Biju Sishu Surakshya Yojana for HIV infected orphan children.
- The state government of Odisha launches this scheme on Thursday.
- This scheme will nurture the orphan and the HIV infected children residing in different child care institutions and in the orphans.
More Highlights :
- The main aim of Biju Sishu Surakshya Yojana Odisha is to facilitate care and protection towards orphans and HIV infected children of the state.
- Under this scheme the state government will also bear the educational expense of these children and provide them scholarship for higher education among other benefits.
- Biju Sishu Surakshya Yojana Odisha will act and supplement for providing additional resources and complementary modalities to the existing centrally sponsored schemes- integrated child protection scheme.
- Biju Sishu Surakshya Yojana Odisha will provide the financial assistance for further education and rehabilitation for the children who are infected by HIV.
- The chief minister said on the occasion of the launching of Biju Sishu Surakshya Yojana Odisha that this scheme will also provide the financial assistance to the girl children.
- Official said that the state government of Odisha will provide Rs. 7000 to 40000 for different courses under Biju Sishu Surakshya Yojana Odisha as support for the technical education.
- Under Biju Sishu Surakshya Yojana Odisha the scholarship will be provider to top three meritorious students of the each district of the state.
- Under this scheme the state government will also provide the amount of Rs. 20000 to each student who passes the HSC examination.
- Under Biju Sishu Surakshya Yojana Odisha the state government will deposite Rs. 1000 in the Sukayana Samridhi accounts of the girl children till they attain the age of 18 years.
- The financial support under Biju Sishu Surakshya Yojana will be given to promote the education and for the securing of the future. So the state government will provide the financial assistance under this scheme for primary, higher education and for the rehabilitation.
Source: Yojana Schemes