(SUBHEAD) JALANDHAR: A district degree committee headed by Deputy Commissioner Ghanshyam Thori on Wednesday authorized pension benefits to all 40 Covid-19 hit children who’ve misplaced both or each their mother and father due to Coronavirus illness.
Presiding over a evaluate assembly, the DC requested officers to guarantee protection of all children underneath the welfare schemes of the federal government. He added that such children are entitled at no cost training until commencement, benefits underneath good ration card scheme, serbat sehat bima yojna, employment alternatives for third members of the family, and a month-to-month pension price Rs. 1500. He mentioned that in case of loss of life of the breadwinner of a household, the employment alternatives to be given to the husband/spouse of the deceased.
Thori acknowledged that thus far 40 circumstances have been acquired by the administration and district social safety officer has been requested to instantly begin month-to-month pension to all of the children. Besides, their training and nourishment to be taken care of, he added.
The DC mentioned that eligible beneficiaries might straight name the DSSO workplace and DCPO workplace at their cellphone numbers 0181-2258199, 0181-2459634, 9914586494 for help. He requested officers to accord high precedence to ship benefits of welfare schemes to Covid-19 hit children as any variety of laxity on this job can be handled heavy fingers. He additional directed the assorted departments to rope in Anganwadi staff, Asha staff and different subject workers to cowl most beneficiaries underneath the scheme.