Recent Initiatives

Social Justice & Empowerment
Social Justice & Empowerment

  • Under “Old Age Samman Allowance Scheme” the allowance of old persons of 60 years age or older to be increased from Rs 2000 to Rs 2250 monthly from January,2020.
  • “Widows and Destitute Women Pension” was increased from Rs 2000 to Rs 2250 monthly from January, 2020.
  • Under the “Disability Pension Scheme” persons aged 18 years or above with 60 percent disabilities or more, the increase from Rs 2000 to Rs 2250 monthly from January 2020.
  • Under the "Dwarf Allowance Scheme", dwarf allowance will be increased from Rs 2000 to Rs 2250 from January 2020 monthly.
  • Under the "Kinnar Bhatta Yojana", the allowance amount increased from Rs 2000 to Rs 2250 monthly from January 2020.
  • Parents up to the age of 45 years or more upto 60 years, who have only one or more girls with an annual income not more than Rs 2 lakhs will get the benefit of "Ladli Pension Scheme. Under this scheme Pension has been increased from Rs 2,000 to Rs 2,250 monthly from January 2020.
  • Divyang children unable to go to school with disabilities up to 18 years of age has been increased from Rs. 1400 to Rs. 1,650 monthly from January 2020.
  • Financial assistance to destitute children is provided to the parent / guardian of the child, whose annual income does not exceed Rs 2 lakh, till the child attains the age of 21 years. Financial assistance was increased from Rs 1,100 to Rs 1350 monthly from January 2020.
  • Under the "Mukhyamantri Vivah Shagun Yojana", a provision has been made to give 51,000 rupees from December 12, 2019, if one of the bride / groom, who have been a part of group wedding, is a resident of Haryana.