ORUNODOI Scheme 2020, Assam | 17 Lakh Families get ₹ 830 Per Month

ORUNODOI Scheme, Assam: Govt of Assam has announced the biggest scheme of the year to provide ₹ 830 per month to almost 17 lakh families in the state after 2 Oct, 2020.

ORUNODOI Scheme Assam 2020-2021 details

Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma has announced the Orunodoi scheme in the press meets today to help more than 17 Lakh Families in the state. The beneficiary will get the grant directly at their bank account.

ORUNODOI Scheme, Assam Details

Assam govt launched this scheme for Women of the state to help financially during this pandemic. Every month, they will get ₹ 830 on their bank a/c. The Orunodoi scheme will take effect from 2nd Oct, 2020.

SchemeORUNODOI Scheme
Year2020 – 2021
Benefits₹ 830/month to 17 Lakh Women

Eligibility of the Scheme

The eligibility criteria have set for this scheme and those who are eligible will get DBT Direct Bank Transfer of the grant. Check out the criteria here-

  • Only Women are eligible for the Orunodoi scheme.
  • Priority shall be given to Widow, Divorced, Unmarried, Separated female.
  • Family annual income should be less than ₹ 2 lakh p.a.

Also, Check out Assam Moitri Scheme 2020

Benefits of the scheme

  • A monthly incentive of ₹ 830 will be credited to women.
  • Medical & Nutritional help of Rs. 10,000 for the year.
  • Women being the primary caretaker of the family is the priority.
  • Other Priorities are Widow, Divorced, Unmarried, Separated female.
  • Specially abled female are also eligible.
  • A specially-abled household member is also considered.
Orunodoi scheme in Assam for Women

More on Twitter

Dr. Himanta Biswa Sarma, Hon’ble Finance Minister, GoA, addressing the media today for the announcement of “Ashtadash Mukutor Unnoyonee Maala” Orunodoi Scheme. The main objective of the scheme is to empower the women of our society and help them with financial enablement.

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GoA has decided to provide Rs 830 per month each to 17 lakh families under the ambitious ‘Orunodoi’ Scheme. The selection of beneficiaries to start from August 17, 2020. They will receive the amount on the first day of every month, starting from October, 2020.


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Himanta Biswa Sarma on Twitter regarding Orunodoi


Under this initiative, the State has set a commitment to alleviate the financial problems of impoverished families in Assam through ‘Substantial Income Support’. Women being primary caretaker of family are kept as beneficiaries of the scheme. @AssamFinDept

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#Orunodoi The support of Rs 830 per month will mean an additional per annum income of Rs 10,000 to the poor households, to meet their medical & nutritional needs.

The amount will be sent by DBT to bank account of nominated woman of the family. @AssamFinDept

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#Orunodoi To avail the benefits of the scheme, the applicant should be a permanent resident of Assam & also should be presently residing in the state.

Also, the composite household income of the applicant should be less than Rs 2 Lakh per annum. @AssamFinDept

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#Orunodoi Under the scheme, priority shall be given to household with

* widow/divorced/unmarried female/separated female
* specially abled nominated female
*specially abled household member

It shall benefit all poor households whether they are covered under NFSA or not.

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