Arunachal Pradesh’s Deputy Commissioner of Itanagar Capital Complex Talo Potom distributed Fixed deposit certificates (FDC) under the Dulari Kanya scheme to the beneficiaries on Wednesday.
Speaking on the occasion, DMO ICC Dr Mandip Perme informed that the state government launched the scheme in 2017 to encourage girl child.
According to the scheme, an amount of Rs 20,000 is deposited as fixed deposit for the girl child born in any government or government-recognized private hospital. The money can be withdrawn by the beneficiary on attaining the age of 18 years.
“Under the Dulari Kanya scheme, the birth of a girl child should be celebrated and enable her to grow physically and mentally to pursue higher education, resist child marriage and empower the girl for self-reliance after 18 years of age”, added the DMO.
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