Govt of Kerala : Marriage Assistance to differently abled women

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Scheme : Marriage Assistance to differently abled women and to daughters of PH parents
Scheme origin: Kerala State

Scheme Description :

Kerala government logo png jpbAs per G.O.(MS) 126/2006/SWD, dated: 16/3/2006 and G.O.(MS) 216/2007/SWD, dated: 30-03-2007 has sanctioned a scheme for giving an amount of Rs.10,000/- as the Marriage Assistance to physically handicapped girls and the daughters of physically handicapped parents.

Funding Pattern : Government of Kerala

Beneficiaries : Differently abled women and also to the differently abled parents for the marriage of their daughters

Benefits : A one – time assistance of Rs. 10, 000/- is provided to the beneficiaries

Eligibility Criteria :

  • Combined Annual family income should not exceed Rs 36,000/-
  • Applications for Assistance can be submitted for the marriage of 2 daughters. The only condition applicable is that the application for second child’s marriage can be submitted only after 3 years after the initial grant of allowance.
  • While submitting the application for marriage assistance the bride should have completed 18 years of age.

Documents :

  • Attested copy of Ration card
  • Birth Certificate (from Corporation/ Municipality/Panchayath) showing that the bride is the daughter of disabled person
  • Disability Identity card
  • Applicant’s Family Income certificate from the concerned Village Officer.

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