Telangana Kalyana Lakshmi Pathakam (KLP 2014)
Scheduled Castes Development Department –“Kalyana Lakshmi Pathakam” for extending financial assistant of Rs.51,000/-(Rupees Fifty one thousand only) to each girl belonging to Scheduled Castes /Scheduled Tribes at the time of marriage residing at Telangana State – Orders- Issued
SCHEDULED CASTES DEVELOPMENT (POA.A1) DEPARTMENT, G.O Ms.No.12 Dated 24.09.2014
Government of Telangana envisions the overall development of the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes and in particular the Girls belonging to these communities who are the disadvantaged section of the society. In pursuance of this vision, the Government of Telangana proposes to introduce the scheme of “Kalyana Lakshmi Pathakam” to all SC and ST girls on their marriage with a view to alleviate financial distress in the family. Under the Scheme, a one time financial assistance of Rs.51,000/- at the time of marriage shall be granted to every SC/ST Girl with effect from October 2, 2014 subject to the guidelines given in the G.O
The Kalyana Lakshmi Pathakam cannot be combined with any other scheme such as the incentive award for inter-caste marriages with Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes.
The Kalyana Lakshmi Pathakam is only a one time financial assistance and can be availed only once in the life time. The Joint Director/Deputy Director of the Scheduled Caste Development/ Tribal Welfare Departments shall process the applications and after due verification of the documents sanction the amounts to be payable in the bank accounts of the Bride as furnished on the online system. All such claims shall be made through uploading online bills for the scheme.
The Commissioner, Scheduled Castes Development and Tribal Welfare shall ensure that an appropriate head of account is created for the scheme to charge the expenditure under the scheme. The Commissioner, Scheduled Castes Development and Tribal Welfare shall ensure that necessary software is enabled on the epass website and Mee Seva centers to ensure applications under the scheme. The Commissioner, Scheduled Castes Development and Tribal Welfare shall ensure wide publicity of the scheme.
Telangana Kalyana Laxmi Scheme Eligibility Criteria
1. Eligibility Criteria:
(a) The Girl shall belong to SC/ST community.
(b) The Girl shall be a resident of Telangana State.
(c) The Girl should have completed 18 years of age at the time of Marriage.
(d) The Wedding of the SC/ST girl shall be on or after October 2, 2014.
2. Income Criteria:
(a) The combined income of the Parents shall not exceed Rs.2,00,000 per annum.
Download Kalyana Lakshmi Pathakam 2014 G.O Ms.No.12 Dated 24.09.2014 for more information about this scheme eligibility and other important details