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Ladli Behna Yojana- Let us know what is Ladli Behna Yojana, its benefits, and who is eligible for it


The central government and state governments of the country run various types of schemes for the girls and women of India, through which they can develop and uplift, one such scheme is the Ladli Brahmin Yojana launched by the Madhya Pradesh government, which aims to uplift women from economically weaker sections. Through financial assistance, the government tries to integrate these women into the mainstream, empowering them for a better future, let us know about this scheme-

Launch and objective of the scheme:

Launched on March 5, 2023, the Ladli Brahmin scheme focuses on empowering young women, providing them with a strong support system for their overall development.

This scheme assists women in various aspects including covering the expenses of higher education or marriage.

Recent developments:

The Madhya Pradesh government increased the monthly allowance for beneficiaries from Rs 1,000 to Rs 1,250. The announcement was made by Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on August 27.

Eligibility criteria:

The scheme targets girls from economically weaker sections of society.

Eligibility includes:

Women born in Madhya Pradesh.

Family income below the prescribed limit of Rs 2.5 lakh.

Women aged between 21 and 60 years.
The scheme covers married, widowed, and divorced women.
Beneficiaries should not be income taxpayers.

Emphasis on education:

The initiative promotes education, urging parents to invest in their daughters' education.