3,258 children orphaned during pandemic approved for support under PM-CARES

Business Standard | Dec 10, 2021 at 1:00 AM
  • Under the scheme, Rs 2000 per child per month is made available for non-institutional care of children in the need of care and protection and Rs 2,160 per child per month for children living in Child Care Institutions.
  • 2189.76 crore has been released under the scheme with a total 2,30,063 beneficiaries.