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Rapid Reporting System for the Scheme for Adolescent Girls launched by Ministry of Women and Child Development,
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Scheme for Adolescent Girls (SAG)-SABLA Yojana
The scheme aims at providing them nutritional support @ Rs.9.50/beneficiary/day for 300 days in a year, motivating out of school girls to go back to formal schooling or skill training under the non-nutrition component of the scheme.
The government has also approved expansion and universalisation of the Scheme for Adolescent Girls in a phased manner with the simultaneous phasing out of Kishori Shakti Yojana.
It also aims at educating girls about self-hygiene, good health, and spreading awareness about reproduction related issues.
The girls will also be provided with information related to police, banking, general awareness and skill development.
It will benefit girls who are in the 11-14 years age group
Rapid Reporting System
It is a web based on line monitoring for the Scheme for Adolescent Girls. The RRS will facilitate the monitoring of the scheme and take corrective measures by ensuring the faster flow of information, accurate targeting of the beneficiaries and reduction of leakages. This Portal has been developed in collaboration with National Informatics Centre (NIC).
Source – PIB.