Kerala launches ‘Vijayamritham’ & ‘Sahachari’ schemes to support differently-abled people

Kerala launches ‘Vijayamritham’ & ‘Sahachari’ schemes to support differently-abled people
  • As a motivation and helping hand fordifferently-abled persons, the state Governmnet of Kerala has launched 2 social welfare schemes – ‘Vijayamritham’ and ‘Sahachari’. These schemes also applicable to NSS (National Service Scheme), NCC (National Cadet Corps) and Student Police Cadet (SPC) units working for their care and welfare.
  • Vijayamritham: It provide onetime cash award to meritorious differently abled students who have scored high marks in Degree/ Equivalent courses, Post Graduate (PG) & Professional courses.
  • Sahachari scheme: This scheme is aims to provide encouragement to NCC/NSS/SPC units functioning in schools who offer assistance to differently abled students with over 40% disability in their studies as well as other extra-curricular activities.
  • Certificates and plaques will be awarded to 3 best NCC/NSS/SPC units, who offer service to the much needy differently abled students. For this work, they will be given an amount of Rs. 40,000/- for each.
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