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Govt issues guidelines for PM Cares For Children Scheme


  • The objective of the scheme is to ensure comprehensive care and protection of children who have lost their parents due  to COVID pandemic, in a sustained manner, enable their wellbeing through health insurance, empower them through education and equip them for self-sufficient existence with financial support on reaching 23 years of age.
  • The scheme provides support to these children through convergent approach, gap funding for ensuring education, health, monthly stipend.