India has more than 60% population under the poverty line. These pregnant women don't have enough money for their nourishment. So, the Govt of India launched Pradhan Mantri Matritva Vandana Yojana or Pregnancy Aid Yojana in 650 districts in the country. Rs. 5000/- will be given to pregnant women for vaccination expenses, hospital admission fee, and so on.Government knew the importance of nourishment for under poverty line pregnant women and introduced many schemes and programs to facilitate their health while in pregnancy and make their health better.
About Pradhan Mantri Matritva Vandana Yojana (PMMVY)
This Scheme is a cash transfer scheme for pregnant women. Pregnant women will receive cash in their bank account for their expense like vaccination expenses, hospital admission fee, and so on. PMMVY scheme is particularly for under poverty line population.
Cash Transfer Under Pradhan Mantri Matritva Vandana Yojana
Under this scheme, Only those women who delivered or about to deliver their baby. Therefore, only these women will get cash allowance in 3 different installation. Cash will be transfer in their account directly.
|S.No||Cash Transfer in Installments||Amount|
|1||Early Registration of pregnancy||Rs. 2,000|
|2||After 6 months of pregnancy||Rs. 2000|
|3||Child Birth is registered||Rs. 2000|
How to apply for PMMVY
Under this Scheme, 3 different application forms need to submit for each claim installment. Below is the link to download all the PMMVY registration or application formspmmvy-pregnancy-aid-yojana-application-forms
Application form contains 6 parts that applicant have to fill time to time like for 1st claim, 2nd claim and 3rd claim :
Form 1-A – For registration under PMMVY and claim of 1st Installment
Form 1-B – For claim of 2nd Installment
Form 1-C – For claim of 3rd Installment
Form 2-A – Application form for Aadhar seeding of bank account of beneficiary
Form 2-B – Application form for Aadhar seeding of post office saving account of beneficiary
Form 2-C – For Aadhar enrollment and correction
First of all, All Application form should be submitted with required document like Beneficiary's Aadhaar Card, Bank Account which is linked with Aadhaar Card etc. So, All eligible beneficiaries who have applied and complies with the conditionalities will receive payments through Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) to their individual Bank/ Post Office Accounts that is specified by them in their application form(s) on approval by the competent authority
PMMYV Eligibility Criteria and Guidelines
To know PMMVY eligibility and guideline please download below pdf where you will get all details there