Indira Gandhi Matritva Sehyog Yojna (IGMSY)-Conditional Maternity Benefit (CMB)

Indira Gandhi Matritva Sehyog Yojana (IGMSY)- Conditional Maternity Benefit

Indira Gandhi Matritva Sehyog Yojana (IGMSY)- Conditional Maternity Benefit (CMB) is a Centrally Sponsored Scheme with 100% funding from Govt. of India. for pregnant and lactating women is being implemented on pilot basis in Panchkula district.

Beneficiaries:

Pregnant Women of 19 years of age and above for first live births are entitles for benefits under the scheme. All Government/PSUs (Central & State ) employees will be excluded.

Area: District Panchkula

Objectives:

To improve the health and nutrition status of pregnant, lactating women and infants by:

1. Promoting appropriate practices, care and service utilization during pregnancy, safe delivery and lactation.

2. Encouraging the women to follow (optimal) IYCF practices including early and exclusive breast feeding for six months.

3. Contributing to better enabling environment by providing cash incentives for improved health and nutrition to pregnant and nursing mothers.

Benefit of the Scheme:

Under the scheme cash transfer of Rs. 4000/- after second trimester till the child attain the age of six months subject to fulfillment of conditions mentioned in the schemes would be given to each pregnant and lactating mothers.

Contact Person

Village Level: Anganwadi Worker.

Circle Level: Supervisor

Block Level: Women and Child Development Project Officer.

District Level: District Programme Officer, Panchkula

State Level: 1. State Coordinator (IGMSY)

2. Director General, Women and Child Development Department

Bays No- 15-20, Sector- 4, Panchkula. Website:- www.wcdhry.gov.in

igmsy.wcd@gmail.com