The state government of Uttarakhand is going to launch Vaishnavi Suraksha Yojana under the Beti Bachao – Beti Campaign. Under this scheme, every family who sends a selfie with the newborn daughter will get the Vaishnavi kit for the newborn baby.
The Vaishnavi kit which will be provided under the Vaishnavi Yojana includes many items of the immediate use of the daughter. In addition, the government will also send congratulatory messages to that family at the same time. The Vaishnavi Suraksha Yojana would be operated by Department for Women and Child Development, Uttarakhand.
Under the Vaishnavi Suraksha Yojana, the family of beneficiary will be given Vaishnavi card which will be linked to various existing schemes. Apart from this, the parents will get insurance cover under the same scheme.
Highlights of Vaishnavi Suraksha Yojana
Below some provision which have been made under the scheme to provide relief at time of birth of a new baby.
- The beneficiary will get all assistance from nearby government hospital or the ANM and Anganwadi workers within 24 hours.
- The Women and Child Development Department will release the toll free number on which family members can send their selfies with new born daughter.
- The Chief Minister and the Departmental Minister will reach on the phone to congratulate the beneficiary family.
- Moreover, an Anganwadi worker will then give a Vaishnavi kit and new clothes to the beneficiary family.
As per notification, arrangements will be made to tackle the problems of the neonatal vaccination. Upon calling the toll free number the doctor or ANM will reach to the beneficiary as soon as possible. All the contours of the scheme have been finalized and it will be officially launched very soon.