In yet one more gesture in direction of kids who misplaced their mother and father as a result of Covid pandemic, UP chief minister Yogi Adityanath has upwardly revised the assistance being given to kids whose guardian’s revenue is beneath Rs 2 lakh per yr. “For the authorized or pure guardian, the annual revenue of Rs two lakh restrict could be very low, therefore must be elevated,” the chief minister has directed officers.
In response to the federal government spokesman, month-to-month monetary help of Rs four,000 will likely be given to a toddler’s guardian or caretaker, until she or he attains maturity, whereas those that should not have anybody to take care of them will likely be despatched to youngster safety properties.
The chief minister has directed the ladies and youngster welfare division to establish such kids on the earliest and be certain that no eligible youngster is disadvantaged of this welfare scheme.
Talking in regards to the Mukhyamantri Bal Seva Yojana, Manoj Rai, Director of Ladies and Little one Welfare stated, “Sufficient steps are being taken to establish such kids who misplaced their mother and father resulting from COVID-19 pandemic. Up to now, 300 kids have been recognized and the work continues to be in progress.”
Orphans aged as much as 10 years, who should not have any guardian or prolonged household to maintain them, will likely be rehabilitated in 5 Rajkiya Bal Grah (kids’s shelter properties) in Uttar Pradesh. These shelter properties are in Mathura, Lucknow, Prayagraj, Agra, and Rampur.
For the upbringing and schooling of Covid orphans, the chief minister has launched the ‘Uttar Pradesh Mukhyamantri Bal Seva Yojana’.
A free schooling facility will likely be offered in Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalaya and Atal residential faculties to those kids.
Yogi Adityanath has additionally directed officers to make sure that the schooling of orphaned kids above 18 years of age, isn’t disrupted resulting from monetary causes.
Beneath the Abhyudaya Yojana of the state authorities, laptops and tablets will likely be offered to facilitate larger research of such kids.
The Yogi Authorities can even present monetary help of Rs 1,01,000 for the wedding of women underneath the scheme.
(With IANS inputs)