Beti Bachao Beti Padhao (BBBP)
The Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao (BBBP) scheme was launched on 22 January 2015 by PM Narendra Modi. It aims to address the issue of the declining child sex ratio image (CSR) and is a national initiative jointly run by the Ministry of Women and Child Development, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare and the Ministry of Human Resource Development. It initially focused multi-sector action in 100 districts throughout the country where there was a low CSR.
How To Apply
i) Visit the bank or post office wherever the scheme is available
ii) Obtain and Fill the application form for BBBP/SSA
iii) The form is to be filled manually and attached with all the required documents
iv) Submit the documents to the same bank/post office. The account must be opened in the name of the girl child