YS Jagan Mohan Reddy launches the 4th edition of 'Jagananna Amma Vodi' scheme

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Jagananna-Amma-VodiYS Jagan Mohan Reddy launched the 'Jagananna Amma Vodi' scheme to promote education and empower mothers.

An Overview of the News

  • Jagananna Amma Vodi was inaugurated on 9 January 2020 by Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. was launched by Jagan Mohan Reddy.

  • The financial assistance provided under the 'Jagananna Amma Vodi' scheme is Rs 6,392 crore.

  • The primary objective of the scheme is to provide financial assistance to around 42 lakh mothers.

  • The financial assistance provided to mothers is in the form of an annual gift of ₹15,000.

  • Mothers receive this gift for sending their children to school and thus encouraging education.

About Andhra Pradesh

  • Historically, Andhra Pradesh is known as the "Rice Bowl of India".

  • Kuchipudi is the most famous classical dance of the state.

  • Formation - 1 November 1956.

  • Capital - Amaravati

  • Official Language - Telugu

  • Governor - S Abdul Nazeer

  • Chief Minister - Jagan Mohan Reddy 

  • Legislative Assembly Seats - 175

  • Rajya Sabha seats - 11

  • Lok Sabha seats - 25

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