Working Women Hostel Scheme – Ministry Approved 934 Hostels for Working Women
The Ministry of Women & Child Development has sanctioned 934 hostels working women under Working Women Hostel Scheme. Under the scheme, more than 70,000 working women will be benefited across the country.
According to the scheme guidelines, the proposals forwarded by all the State Governments / UT Administrations including the North Eastern States. These proposals will be considered by a Project Sanctioning Committee headed by Secretary (WCD) for sanction of Working Women Hostels under the Scheme.
According to the sources, this information was given by the Minister of State for Women & Child Development, Smt Krishna Raj in Rajya Sabha today.
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