Janani Suraksha Yojana Cash Incentive – Application Form 2019-20

October 8, 2019 | Last Modified: October 8, 2019 at 12:32 pm

Janani Suraksha Yojana (JSY) is a safe motherhood intervention under the National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) being implemented with the objective of reducing  maternal and neo-natal mortality by promoting institutional delivery among the poor pregnant women.

Janani Suraksha Yojana launched by the Hon`ble Prime Minister on 12/04/2005. This yojana is being implemented in all states and UTs with special focus on low performing states. Janani Suraksha Yojana (JSY) is a 100% centrally sponsored scheme and it integrates cash assistance with delivery and post-delivery care.

JSY scheme focuses on poor pregnant woman with a special dispensation for states that have low institutional delivery rates, namely the states of Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Madhya Pradesh, Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, Assam, Rajasthan, Orissa and Jammu Kashmir. while these states have been named Low Performing States (LPS), the remaining states have been named High Performing states (HPS).

JSY Cash Assistance Eligibility

The eligibility for cash assistance under the Janani Suraksha Yojana is as

Low Performing States (LPS)

All pregnant wonen delivering in government heath centres such as sub centers (SCs)/ Primary Health Centers (PHCs)/ Community Health Centers (CHcs)/ First Referral Units (FRU)/ general wards of district or state hospitals

High Performing States (HPS)

All BPL /Scheduled Cate/ Scheduled Tribe (SC/ST) women delivering in a government health centre, such as SC/PHC/CHC/FRU/general wards of district or state hospital

LPS & HPS

BPL / SC/ ST women in accredited private institutions

Cash Assistance for Institutional Delivery

The cash entitlement for different categories of mother is as follows

 

Category Rural Area Total
Mother`s Package ASHA`s Package
LPG 1400 600 2000
HPS 700 600 1300

 

Category Rural Area Total
Mother`s Package ASHA`s Package
LPG 1400 600 2000
HPS 700 600 1300

Janani Suraksha Yojana Guidelines

Download JSY Guidelines