Gujarat Chief Minister has launched the ‘Vhali Dikri Yojna’ from his home town Rajkot, Gujarat. The scheme for the welfare of the girl child.
According to the scheme, the State Government will pay Rs. 4,000 to every girl child at the time of admission to Standard 4th, Rs. 6,000 at the time of taking admission to Standard IX, Rs. 1-lakh at the time of taking admission for higher education at the age of 18 and another Rs. 1-lakh at the time of marriage. It is a statewide cash incentive scheme for every girl child born in Gujarat.
Static/Current Takeaways Important For RRB NTPC/IBPS RRB Main 2019:
- Gujarat Chief Minister: Vijay Rupani; Governor of Gujarat: Acharya Dev Vrat.
- Capital of Gujarat: Gandhinagar.
Source: The News on AIR