New Delhi, February 07, 2020 :
Janani Suraksha Yojana (JSY) is being implemented all over the country.
The details of the financial assistance given to the eligible beneficiaries in rural and urban areas is as follows:
|Financial Assistance for Institutional Delivery|
|Low Performing States(LPS)||1400||1000||Available to all women regardless of age and number of children for delivery in government /private accredited health facilities.|
|High Performing States(HPS)||700||600||Available only to BPL/SC/ST women regardless of age and number of children for delivery in government /private accredited health facilities.|
|Financial Assistance for Home Delivery|
|Low Performing States(LPS)||500||500||Available only to BPL women who prefer to deliver at home regardless of age and number of children.|
The details of amount allocated during the last three years year-wise and the number of persons who have benefitted from it is as under:-
(i) The amount of funds allocated for the said scheme during last three years is as follows:
|Year||Rs. in Crores|
(ii) The number of persons benefited through this scheme during last three years is as follows:
The Minister of State (Health and Family Welfare), Sh Ashwini Kumar Choubey stated this in a written reply in the Lok Sabha here today.