1 Tola free gold for brides of all communities | Assam gold scheme | Assam budget 2019 | All details | Registration
The finance minister of Assam Himanta Biswa Sarma Presented the Assam state budget for 2019-20. While presenting the budget he proposed a free gold scheme for brides. Assam gold scheme will benefit brides of all the communities. The gold will be given to the marriageable girls. 1 Tola of free gold will be gifted to the communities where it is customary to provide gold at the wedding.
Assam budget 2019
The Assam budget was presented on 6 February 2019 . Himanta Biswa Sarma The finance minister of Assam 18 schemes in the budget. Which includes some gold scheme, rice at Rupee 1 kg for around 53 lakh families of the state. The finance minister said that Assam government will also provide battery operated e bikes to female students who will secure higher marks in secondary exams. These e-bikes will help the girl students for commuting to there places of higher studies. Himanta Biswa Sarma said that state government will provide free books to students whose total family income is less than rupees 2 lakh per annum.
It is a custom in many parts of India that during marriage the bride’s family will give gold and other gifts. This adds extra economical burden on bride’s family. 1 Tola of gold cost around RS 38,000. It is a big amount. Under Assam gold scheme government will give 1 tola of Gold. The families whose combined annual income is less than 5 lakh will get the benefits of Assam gold scheme. So that there will be less burden on bride’s family.
Assam Gold Scheme Registration
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