Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has launched “Biju Sishu Surakshya Yojana” for care and protection of HIV-positive orphan children in the state. Under the scheme, the children would get financial support from the state government for their studies till higher secondary along with Rs. 20,000 reward after passing higher secondary.
The State government would provide Rs. 7,000 to Rs 40,000 for technical education to the beneficiary to meet the expenses like admission and tution fee, study material and other related expenses
Source – Business Standard