Shaadi Mubarak Scheme: Telangana

Minorities Welfare Department – “ Shaadi Mubaarak Scheme” for extending financial assistance of Rs.51,000/-(Rupees Fifty one thousand only) to each girl belonging to the Minority at the time of marriage residing at Telangana State.

“Shaadi Mubaarak” for all unmarried girls belonging to the minority community at marriage, with a view to alleviate financial distress in the family. Under the Scheme, a one time financial assistance of Rs. 51,000/- at the time of marriage shall be granted to every unmarried girl belonging to the minority community with effect from October 2, 2014 subject to the following guidelines given as under:

1. Eligibility Criteria:

(a) The unmarried girl shall belong to the minority community
(b) The unmarried girl shall be a resident of Telangana state
(c) The unmarried girl should have completed 18 years of age at the time of marriage
(d) The Wedding of the said girl shall be on or after October 2, 2014

2. Income Criteria:
(a) The combined income of the Parents shall not exceed Rs. 2,00,000/-per annum.
3. Procedure for application and processing:
(a) Applicants shall apply online for the Telangana “Shaadi Mubaarak” by accessing the website at the following site: through any MEESEVA Center.

(b) The following certificates shall be attached:

i) Date of birth – Issued by the competent authority through MEESEVA Centre

ii) Community Certificate – Issued by the Competent authority through MEESEVA Centre

iii) Income Certificate (the certificate shall be latest and shall not be older than 6 months from the date of marriage)

iv) Aadhaar card of the bride and bride groom to be scanned and uploaded.

v) A scanned copy of the first page of Bank Pass Book (Savings  Accounts) containing the photo of the bride ,Bride Mothers details in the name of the there accounts.

vi) Wedding Card if available

vii) Wedding Photograph

viii) Letter by the Gram Panchayat/Church/Mosque/any other authority/ institution which has performed the marriage to be scanned and uploaded

ix) Optional details for scanning and uploading: SSC Hall ticket number and year of passing where applicable.

4. The “Shaadi Mubaarak” cannot be combined with any other scheme such as the incentive award for inter-caste marriages with Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes.

5.All Applicants must update Bride’s Mother Bank Account Details for Verification as per the new GO.

6. The “Shaadi Mubaarak” is only a one time financial assistance and can be availed only once in the life time.

7.The District Minority Welfare Officer of the District shall process the applications and after due verification of the documents sanction the amounts to be payable in the bank accounts of the Bride as furnished on the online system. All such claims shall be made through uploading online bills for the scheme.