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.
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
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.
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