In order to relieve the orphans who lost their parents due to Covid-19, the Chief Minister of Assam on Thursday introduced a financial scheme named Sishu Sewa.
A total of eleven children received this scheme yesterday. Under this scheme, a sum of more than 7 lakh rupees has been fixed against each child. Every child will get an amount of Rs 3,500 every month.
Under this scheme, a sum of more than 7 lakh rupees has been fixed against each child. Every child will get an amount of Rs 3,500 every month.
The ministry has received a request from many other children who lost their parents due to Covid.
The children who attended the event expressed their thankfulness to the minister and said that this amount will be notably helpful for them and will make their dreams fulfilled.
At a similar press meet, Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma said that since the past last one month of their ministry, they have been successful in rescuing many drug paddlers and breaking the vicious chain of the drug trade. The minister said that they are working with an aim to make Assam a healthy state that will be free from all kinds of drugs or tobacco.