SOCIAL WELFARE DEPARTMENT

                                                                                                                      

Work Profile-

 

The State Welfare Department was setup with an aim to cater the needs of the welfare of Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes and Other Backward Classes of the State. Under this department, various schemes are being implemented for educational development, economic development and social assistance. The schemes, which are being run, are based on different patterns.

Functions & Objectives

 

  • Scheduled Caste Welfare
    • Award of Stipend
    • Book Loan Facility
    • Loan for income generation through SC Coop. Dev. Corporation and through Banks with subsidies.
    • Running of Hostels
    • Running of residential schools
    • Assistance to atrocity victims
    • Medical aid for chronic diseases
    • Legal aid for court cases
    • Uniform to school going girls
  • Scheduled Tribe Welfare
    • Award of Stipend
    • Book Loan Facility
    • Running of Hostels
    • Running of residential schools
    • Assistance to atrocity victims
    • Legal aid for court cases
    • Running of Ayurvedic Centres for medical assistance in tribal areas.
    • Uniform to school going girls
  • Other Backward Classes Welfare
    • Award of Stipend
    • Running of Hostels
    • Running of residential schools
    • Loan schemes of soft rate of interest from Bihar State Backward Classes Finance & Development Corporation, Patna