Girl Child Marriage Scheme

Girl Child Marriage Scheme

Owing to the prevalence of the dowry system and the increasing pauperisation of the common man, the birth of the girl child is considered as a burden. In such context, the NNF has made an agenda for helping the poor parents in the marriage of their daughters. So far, it has had contributed significantly in the marriages of 18 poor girls. This event is a regular and takes place twice / thrice in a year depending upon the number of applications. These applications are accepted throughout the year. Only those applications are considered which are duly endorsed by the respective Panchayat to which the applicant belongs.