Girl Child Protection Scheme - Goa

Girl Child Protection Scheme - Goa

The Dhanalaxmi scheme provides a set of financial incentives to families to encourage them to retain a girl child, educate her and prevent child marriage. All girls born after 19 November 2008 are eligible, after registration of birth. Incentives are provided on milestones such as registration of birth, immunization, school enrolment and retention etc.