Welfare Schemes for Women in India

List of Schemes for Women in India

Latest updates and news about new and upcoming social welfare schemes for Women in India in 2018. Complete list of Sarkari Yojana launched for Women in 2018-19.

PM Ujjwala Yojana – PMUY LPG Gas Connection Scheme Extended for All Poor Families

Updated on: December 18, 2018 | Published on: December 18, 2018 | By: Karan Chhabra | No Comments
PM Ujjwala Yojana Extended for All Poor Households

Central govt. has extended Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana to provide free LPG gas connections for cooking to all poor households. Now Universal PM Ujjwala Yojana is applicable to all ration card holders in the country w.e.f 17 December 2018. This step is going to further increase LPG penetration to 100% households. Under PMUY LPG Connection […]

Mahila E-Haat Online Market Place Products & Services / Forms / Registration

Updated on: December 12, 2018 | Published on: December 5, 2018 | By: Karan Chhabra | No Comments
Mahila E-Haat Online Market Place Products Services

Mahila E-Haat initiative launched by Ministry of Women & Child Development (WCD) to meet the aspirations and needs of women entrepreneurs. At Mahila E-Haat online market place, buyers can buy the products and services offered by the women self help groups (SHGs), women entrepreneurs and non governmental organizations (NGOs). To know how to sell on […]

National Commission for Women (NCW) New Website / Complaint Registration

Updated on: December 12, 2018 | Published on: December 12, 2018 | By: Karan Chhabra | No Comments
National Commission Women NCW New Website

The newly designed website for National Commission for Women is live now and the new website address is NCW is a statutory body of Government of India which advises govt. on all policy matters affecting women. Now, all the harassed women can also register their complaints online at the official NCW web portal. National […]

Nari Shakti Puraskar 2018-19 Nomination Form Download – Women National Award

Updated on: December 6, 2018 | Published on: September 8, 2018 | By: Karan Chhabra | No Comments
Nari Shakti Puraskar 2018 Nomination Form Download

Ministry of Women and Child Development (WCD) is inviting nominations for Nari Shakti Puraskar 2018-19. This award is the Highest Civilian Honour for any women. All the women who have worked consistently for the noble cause of Women Empowerment can apply online for this National Award. Each women individual / group / institution can download […]

Maternity Leave Incentive Scheme – Govt’s New Move for 26 Weeks Maternity Benefit

Updated on: November 22, 2018 | Published on: November 17, 2018 | By: Karan Chhabra | 1 Comment
Maternity Leave Incentive Scheme 26 Weeks Paid Leave

Ministry of Labour & Employment has made clarification about Maternity Leave Incentive Scheme as there are some misconceptions about the scheme in some section of media. The current stage of proposal is that Maternity Benefit scheme has been approved / notified. However, it is still in the process of getting necessary budgetary grant and approvals […]

Increase in Remuneration for Asha, ANM & Anganwadi Workers – PM Modi

Updated on: October 4, 2018 | Published on: September 11, 2018 | By: Karan Chhabra | No Comments
PM Modi Hiked Remuneration Asha ANM Anganwadi Workers

PM Narendra Modi has announced landmark hike in remuneration for ASHA, ANM and Anganwadi workers. As per the announcement, routine incentives (Protsahan Rashi) given by the central government to Asha workers would be doubled. All Asha workers and their helpers can now avail free insurance cover under Pradhan Mantri Jeevan Jyoti Bima Yojana & PM […]

Biodegradable Sanitary Pads at Rs. 2.5 – Pradhan Mantri Bhartiya Jan Aushadi Pariyojana

Updated on: June 4, 2018 | Published on: March 9, 2018 | By: Karan Chhabra | 12 Comments

Central government has launched biodegradable sanitary napkins “Jan Aushadhi Suvidha” on International Women’s Day. Govt. will provide oxo-biodegradable sanitary pads to women at Rs. 2.50 per pad at Pradhan Mantri Bhartiya Janaushadhi Pariyojana (PMBJP) Kendras. These sanitary napkin will remain available in packs of four pads priced at Rs. 10 across 3600 Janaushadi centres in […]

Chhattisgarh Free Smartphones Scheme 2018 for 50 Lakh People (Sanchar Kranti Yojana)

Updated on: May 28, 2018 | Published on: April 19, 2018 | By: Karan Chhabra | 5 Comments
Chhattisgarh Free Smartphones Scheme 2018

Chhattisgarh govt. is going to distribute free smartphones to over 50 Lakh people in 2018 under Sanchar Kranti Yojana (SKY). Govt. will give priority to the women heads of the families in Free Smartphone Distribution Scheme. The state govt. has decided to start the distribution of smartphones to reduce the digital divide during the “Vikas […]

PM Ujjwala Yojana for Free LPG Connections to BPL Women to be Launched on May 1st

Updated on: May 24, 2018 | Published on: April 23, 2016 | By: Rajesh Kumar | 51 Comments
Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana

Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana is all set to be launched on May 1st by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi. The scheme is for providing free LPG connections to the women from BPL households. Announced in March 2016, the scheme will finally be launched and implemented from 1st May 2016. Prime Minister will launch the scheme […]

Stand Up India Loan Scheme to be Launched on 5th April

Updated on: May 24, 2018 | Published on: April 4, 2016 | By: Rajesh Kumar | 9 Comments
Stand Up India Loan Scheme

Narendra Modi Government is all set to launch another scheme named “Stand Up India Scheme” on 5th April. Prime Minister will launch the scheme in Noida sector 62 in presence of Governor, UP, Union Finance Minister, Union Minister for Culture and Tourism and Union Minister of State for Finance among others. The Stand up India […]