Government of Telangana has recently introduced a new scheme called Kalyana Lakshmi Pathakam / Scheme for SC/ST Brides. Through this scheme each and every unmarried SC/ST girl gets Rs. 51,000 as financial assistance who resides or belongs to Telangana State.
Now with the new GO MS. No. 5 issued by Backward Classes Welfare (OP) Department , the scheme will be extended to socially and educationally Backward Classes and Economically Backward Classes at the time of marriage with effect from April 1st 2016.
Under the scheme, a one-time financial assistance of Rs. 51,000 at the time of marriage would be granted to every SCBC/EBC girl , if the combined income of parents of BC/EBC girl does not exceed Rs.2 Lakhs per annum.