The scheme was started since 2008-09. Under this scheme mentally retarded and multiple disabled children who are in the age group of 0-18 years who are not able to attend formal education, training etc. due to their disability. They are totally depending on their parents and relatives and need constant supervision and care of their families. Financial Assistance shall be admissible under the scheme @ Rs. 1200/- p.m. w.e.f. November, 2017 to every such disabled child in the family of the applicant.
(Rs. in lakh)
The Budget Provision for the year 2018-19 = Rs 1368.00 Lakh