Jodhpur postal department has taken a special initiative or you can say a special campaign to provide the benefit to their girl child under Govt’s ‘Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao‘ scheme.
Under this special initiative Jodhpur postal region is going to open maximum number of accounts and making many villages ‘Sampoorn Sukanya Samridhhi Village.’ The scheme was launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and has seen a huge success in last couple of years.
Jodhpur postal department covers around 54 villages in western Rajasthan, and they are planning to organise this special event to spread more about this social welfare scheme. This will definitely benefit the future of girl child of Rajasthan.
“We have covered 54 villages as ‘Sampoorn Sukanya Samridhhi Village’ by enrolling all eligible girls under the scheme. Not only this, we are also making efforts to cover newborn baby girls by approaching parents at the time of birth through village postman,” said Krishna Kumar Yadav, director postal services, Rajasthan Western Region, Jodhpur.
As per the stats so far 1.5 people have opened Sukanya Samriddhi account for their girl child and deposited more than approximate sum of Rs 77 crore under Jodhpur postal region to cover girls under ‘Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao’ scheme
He said that the postal department has been trying hard to explain the benefits of the scheme to the villagers that it is not just a medium of investment but also helpful for the bright and prosperous future of girl child and to make them socially and economically strong.
News Source: Times of India