Kalyana Lakshmi/Shaadi Mubarak
Date : 02/10/2014 - | Sector: Revenue
Kalyana Lakshmi/Shaadi Mubarak is a welfare scheme for providing financial assistance for marriages by the Government of Telangana, a novel scheme for all poor people in the state. The scheme gives assistance of ₹1,00,116 and is aimed at preventing child marriages and support marriage expense for financially distressed families.
- By March 2018, the beneficiaries stood at 3,50,000.
- The financial assistance was increased to ₹1,00,116 on 19 March 2018 from ₹75,116.
- It is provided to the bride’s family at the time of marriage to meet the marriage expenses. The budget allocated, ₹1450 crores, for the year 2018-19.
- Eligibility: A Telangana resident girl, over 18 years of age, belonging to any community with a combined annual income of her parents not exceeding ₹2 lakh is eligible for the Scheme.
A Telangana resident girl, over 18 years of age with a combined annual income of her parents not exceeding ₹2 lakh is eligible for the Scheme.
The scheme gives assistance of ₹1,00,116
How To Apply