Haryana Free Bicycle Scheme for SC Students: According to the Education Minister Ram Bilas Sharma, Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar has approved a proposal that Free bicycles be provided to SC students by Haryana government. This is a new scheme for Haryana state and applicable only for scheduled caste students of the Haryana.
More About the scheme:
Haryana government has been going to launching a new scheme named as Haryana Free Bicycle Scheme for SC Students, according to the scheme students belonging to the scheduled caste (SC) category, and live more than two kilometers away from their schools, will be provided free bicycles by the Haryana government. The students should be studying in classes six, nine or 11th in government schools.
In order to purchase a bicycle, the School Education Department provides an amount of Rs 2,525 for purchasing a 20-inch cycle and Rs 2,775 for the 22-inch cycle. According to the scheme, students can purchase a bicycle of his or her choice and submit its bill in their school. The amount will later be credited into the bank account of the student concerned under the Direct Benefits Transfer scheme.
Highlights of Haryana Free Cycle Scheme
Here are some important details of free bicycle scheme Haryana
The government will provide 20 or 22-inch bicycles as per the requirement of the student.
The bicycle will be provided to the 6th, 9th and 11th standard students of government schools.
These bicycles will be provided to the only Schedule Caste (SC) students who live 2 KM far from their schools.
At the time of receiving cycle, the students will have to pay the cost of the bicycle which will be refunded by the government. This amount will be credited into the bank account of the student under (Direct Benefit Transfer Yojana).
Eligibility criteria Free Cycles Yojana for SC Students in Haryana Government:
This scheme is only for Haryana residents.
Free SC cycles benefits of this scheme will only be given to SC Students.
Students who are studying in the 6th, 9th or 11th classes in government schools are eligible for this scheme.
School Education Department will give Rs 2,525 for 20-inch cycle and Rs 2,775 for 22-inch cycle
It is mandatory for the student to have a bank account in which money will be deposited by the government