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Question: Hi mums, my child is one year 4months old am i eligible to get PMMVY scheme
Answer: Originally, all pregnant women of 19 years of age and above were eligible for conditional cash transfer benefits of ₹4,000 (US$60) to paid in three installments, except those who receive paid maternity leave. After the implementation of National Food Security Act the amount has been revised to ₹6,000 (US$89) to be paid in two installments of ₹3,000 (US$45) each. The cash transfers under the Scheme are subject to the following conditions:
The first transfer (at the end of second birth / pregnancy itrimester) of ₹3,000 (US$45) requires the mother to:
Register pregnancy at the Anganwadi centre (AWC) within four months of conception
Attend at least one prenatal care session and taking Iron-folic acid tablets and TT (tetanus toxoid injection), and
Attend at least one 3. counseling session at the AWC or healthcare centre.
The second transfer (three months after delivery) of ₹3,000 (US$45) requires the mother to:
Register the birth
Immunize the child with OPV and BCG at birth, at six weeks and at 10 weeks
Attend at least two growth monitoring sessions within three months of delivery
Additionally the scheme requires the mother to:
Exclusively breastfeed for six months and introduce complementary feeding as certified by the mother,
Immunize the child with OPV and DPT
Attend at least two counseling sessions on growth monitoring and infant and child nutrition and feeding between the third and sixth months after delivery
Question: Hi my baby is 64days old how to apply for 6k rupees scheme
Answer: Hello, I'm happy to help.
PMMVY or Pradhan Mantri Matritva Vandana Yojana or Pradhan Mantri Martu Vandana Yojana is a flagship scheme of Narendra Modi Government for pregnant women and lactating mothers. Under the PMMVY pregnancy aid scheme, the central government is providing a financial assistance of Rs. 6000 to the pregnant women and lactating mothers for the first live birth of child.
The PMMVY registration for claiming Rs. 6000 pregnancy aid can be done through the Anganwadi Centers (AWC) or the nearest approved health facility. The application form for registration under Pradhan Mantri Matritva Vandana Yojana can be obtained directly from the Anganwadi Centers or the approved health facility free of cost. The PMMVY pregnancy aid scheme application forms can also be downloaded from the official website of Ministry of Women and Child Development.
The dully filled PMMVY application form can be submitted at the same Anganwadi center or the health facility for the claim of pregnancy aid amount of Rs. 6000. The pregnant women and lactating mothers who have their pregnancy on or after 1 January 2017 are eligible to apply for Pradhan Mantri Matritva Vandana Yojana.
Question: Am i eligible to get 6000 /- ?
Answer: It is the scheme introduced by Prime Minister in order to financially support pregnant women and lactating mothers
But it is applicable only if you deliver in a govt hospital
To avail this you can consult your nearest anganwadi center or any health care center
The amount is given in three installments
First installment is 4000 rupees and 1500 for the next two installments.
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