Tag: Maternity Scheme
Janani Suraksha Yojana

Janani Suraksha Yojana

Due to a lack of medical infrastructure and proper family planning, the maternal healthcare crisis has haunted many families all over the nation. Several attempts have been made to better the condition of women about to birth a child, but not to complete fruition or to the benefit of women. Keeping in mind the health […]

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MP Shramik Seva Prasuti

All over the world, childbirth is a delicate affair. The society goes extra cautious about and around women who are expecting – providing them with the comforts and needs so that their pregnancy is eased out. However, what about those who do not have the luxuries of comfort, even when they are carrying another life […]

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Pradhan Mantri Matru Vandana Yojana

Pradhan Mantri Matru Vandana Yojana

Previously known as the Indira Gandhi Matritva Sahyog Yojana, it is now known as the Pradhan Mantri Matru Vandana Yojana or the PMMVY.  Maternity issues were alarmingly high in India in the past couple of years. In order to ensure the safety of mothers and newborns, the Government put this maternity program in place.  Origins  […]

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Mission Indradhanush

Mission Indradhanush

On December 25, 2014, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare launched Mission Indradhanush. Implemented for social welfare, the scheme envisions to provide immunization cover to all children and pregnant women across our country by the end of 2020. Under Mission Indradhanush, children and pregnant women from socio-economic, traditional, and regional aspects in India are […]

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Janani Shishu Suraksha Karyakram

Janani Shishu Suraksha Karyakram

Launched by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on June 1, 2011, Janani Shishu Suraksha Karyakram benefits pregnant women admitted at government health facilities in rural and urban areas for their delivery. The scheme also encourages women for institutional deliveries instead of delivering a child at home. Objectives The scheme provides completely free cashless […]

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