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Welfare and subsidy schemes to be covered under Direct Cash Transfer through Aadhaar
There is a proposal to shift to a system of Aadhaar enabled direct cash transfer for government subsidies and benefits to promote greater transparency in the implementation of government schemes. The schemes which are to be covered under this system are given below…
List of Central Sector/ Centrally Sponsored Schemes amenable to Direct Cash Transfers :-1. Post Matric Scholarship for SC Students2. Pre Matric Scholarship for SC Students3. Pre Matric Scholarship for children of those engaged in unclean occupations4. Upgradation of merit of SC students5. National Overseas Scholarship schemes for SC students6. Post Matric Scholarships for OBC7. National Overseas Scholarship for OBCs8. Post Matric Scholarships for economically backward class students9. Post Matric Scholarship for students with disabilities10. National Overseas Scholarship for persons with disabilities11. Scholarship for top class education for students with disabilities12. Top Class Education Scheme13. Scholarship to Universities/College Students.14. Fellowship Schemes of UGC15. Fellowship Schemes of AICTE16. Subsidy on Fee to Students.17. National Means cum Merit Scholarship.18. National Schemes for Incentive for the girl child for secondary education.19. National Overseas Scholarship for ST students20. Post Matric Scholarship Scheme21. Upgradation of merit scheme22. Top Class Education Schemes23. Rajiv Gandhi National Fellowship24. Matric Scholarship Scheme25. Maulana Azad National Fellowship26. Merit cum Means Scholarship Scheme27. Indira Gandhi Matritva Sahlyog Yojana (IGMSY).28. Dhanalakshi Scheme.29. Janani Suraksha Yojana30. Scholarship to the Children of beedi workers.31. Housing subsidy to beedi workers.32. Stipend to children in the special schools under the Child Labour Project.33. Permanent Disablement Benefit, Dependent’s benefit, Sickness Benefit by Employees’ State Insurance Corporation to the insured persons and their families.34. Pension withdrawal of PF, Premature withdrawal of pension, payment related to Employees DepositLinked Insurance.
List of Schemes relating to Subsidy which are amenable to Direct Cash Transfers1. Domestic LPG Subsidy Scheme.2. PDS Kerosene3. Targeted Public Distribution System (in UTs)
This information was presented by the Minister (Shri.Rajeev Shukla) in his written reply to a question in the Lok Sabha.