Jansakhya Sthirata Kosh
(National Population Stabilization Fund)
KVT has started PRERNA Program in Begusarai district of Bihar. The strategy of this program is recognizes and awards couples who have broken the stereotype of early marriage and early childbirth and helped change mindsets.
In this scheme, the girl should have been married after 19 years of age and given birth to the first child at least after 2 years of marriage. The couple will get award of Rs. 10000/- if it is Boy child or Rs. 12000/- if it is Girl child. If birth of second child is at least after 3 years of the birth of the second child, voluntarily accept permanent method of family planning within one year of the birth of the second child, couple will get additional Rs. 5000/- if boy child and Rs. 7000/- if girl child. The scheme is only for BPL families.