Ashok Gehlot took this big step regarding Chief Minister Kanyadan Yojana
Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot has taken a big step regarding Mukhyamantri Kanyadan Yojana. He has given information about his move through social media. CM Gehlot tweeted in this regard that an additional budget provision of Rs 24 crore has been approved for Mukhyamantri Kanyadan Yojana. With this decision, early disposal of applications received under the scheme will be possible and the assistance amount will be sanctioned to the beneficiaries soon.
A financial provision of 48 crores was made under the scheme in the year 2022-23. Out of which financial support has been given to the applicants by paying 47.74 crores. Along with the applications received with an additional amount of 24 crores, the cases to be received in the future will also be disposed of in a time-bound manner.
It is noteworthy that Mukhyamantri Kanyadan Yojana is being operated by the State Government under the Department of Social Justice and Empowerment to provide financial assistance to the girls of the state at the time of marriage. Under the scheme, financial assistance ranging from Rs 31 thousand to Rs 51 thousand is given.