Janani Suraksha Yojana (JSY)
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. The Yojana, launched on 12 th April 2005, by the Hon’ble Prime Minister, is being implemented in all states and UTs with special focus on low performing states.
JSY is a 100 % centrally sponsored scheme and it integrates cash assistance with delivery and post-delivery care. The success of the scheme would be determined by the increase in institutional delivery among the poor families
The Yojana has identified ASHA, the accredited social health activist as an effective link between the Government and the poor pregnant women in l0 low performing states, namely the 8 EAG states and Assam and J&K and the remaining NE States. In other eligible states and UTs, wherever, AWW and TBAs or ASHA like activist has been engaged in this purpose, she can be associated with this Yojana for providing the services.
- Benefit to mother for delivery in Govt. and Accredited Hospitals
- Rs. 1400/- is for women from Rural Area
- Rs. 1000/- is for women from Urban Area
- Rs. 500/- for Home Delivery for BPL Women (Benefit to mother)
- Benefit to ASHA
- Rs. 600/- for delivery in Govt. and Accredited Hospitals
Trend Of JSY Beneficiaries In ASSAM (HMIS Report)
JSY Beneficiary List for the year 2010-11
JSY Beneficiary List for the Year 2008-09