Ladli Behna Yojana - A Scheme for the Girl Child

Ladli Behna Yojana is a scheme launched by the Government of India in 2008.

The scheme aims to promote the welfare of the girl child and improve their status in society.

Under the scheme, financial assistance is provided to families with a girl child at various stages of her life.

The assistance is provided in the form of cash transfers, insurance, and other benefits.

The scheme also provides for the education of the girl child and encourages families to send their daughters to school.

The scheme is available to families with a girl child born on or after January 1, 2008.

The scheme is implemented by the Department of Women and Child Development in various states of India.

The scheme has been successful in improving the status of the girl child and reducing gender discrimination.

The Ladli Behna Yojana is an important step towards achieving gender equality and empowering the girl child in India.