Khushi Scheme has started by Odisha State Government to provide Free Sanitary Pads to 6th to 12th class school girl’s students of government and government aided schools. The initiative objective of to promote health and hygiene Sanitary Pad among the citizens of states. The School Girls Free Sanitary Pad Scheme will cover 17 Lakh school girls. The responsible department for implementing the scheme is health and family welfare. The cost of Khushi Scheme is 70 crore per year.
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Odisha School Girls Free Sanitary Pad Scheme
Odisha Khushi Scheme will promote the use of hygiene Sanitary Pad among the new generation of the state. According to the department of health and family welfare only 53 per cent women use unhygienic methods and around 69 per cent women use cloth during menstruation. Khushi Scheme will definitely spread the awareness about the use of hygiene Sanitary Pad. In the rural area women uses cloths during menstruation cycle but it’s too dangerous for their health. Read KALIA Scheme
Brief Summary of Khushi Scheme
|Scheme name||Khushi Scheme|
|Launched by||Odisha State|
|Ministry||Department Of Health And Family Welfare|
|Objective||To provide free sanitary pads to school girls|
|Beneficiary||17 lakh 6th to 12th girls students|
|Category||State govt. Scheme|
Key features of Khushi Scheme
There following silent features-
- To provide good menstrual hygiene care to women of the state.
- Scheme will cover 17 lakh beneficiaries.
- It will increase awareness about the uses of hygiene pads.
- Under the scheme 6th to 12 class girls will cover
- Sanitary pad will be given free of cost.
How To Apply For Khushi Sanitary Pad Scheme
There is no need to apply under Khushi Sanitary Pad Scheme the all girls student of government and aided government is eligible for scheme. Government automatically added all girls in the scheme. For getting more detail about Scheme contact to the department of health and family welfare.