The Telangana Government on Thursday issued orders extending the “Kalyana Lakshmi Pathakam” for extending financial assistance of Rs. 51,000 to each unmarried girl belonging to socially and educationally Backward Classes and Economically Backward Classes at the time of marriage.
To be eligible to get the benefit, the unmarried girl shall belong to the BC/EBC communities; be a resident of Telangana State and should have completed 18 years of age at the time of marriage. The combined income of parents of BC/EBC girl should not exceed Rs. 200,000 per annum. The wedding of the BC/EBC girl shall be on or after April 1st, 2016.