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1.83 Crore Sukanya Samriddhi accounts have been opened with a corpus of ₹ 58,222 Crore


  • A total of 1.83 crore Sukanya Samriddhi Accounts have been opened across the country in the name of girl-child with deposits amounting to over 58,222 crore rupees.
  • PM had launched the Sukanya Samriddhi Account scheme, also known as girl child prosperity scheme in 2015 in Panipat, Haryana. 
  • The Communication Ministry said the scheme ensures a bright future for girl children.
  • This scheme has facilitated them in proper education, marriage expenses and securing their future.