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Mata Yashoda Gaurav Nidhi
An insurance scheme for Anganwadi workers In an attempt to provide social security to AWWs and AWHs, Mata YashodaGauravNidhi Insurance has been started by the Gujarat State Government.

Under this scheme, during the working years of the AWW and AWHs, every month a premium of Rs. 100 is paid out of which Rs. 50 is paid by Gujarat Government and Rs. 50 is paid by the beneficiary (AWW /AWH). On maturity of the insurance that is after the death of the AWW /AWH, the nominee of the insured receives an amount of Rs.50,000along with 8% interest in case of death of the insured. For the year 2016-17, Government of Gujarat has made a budgetary allocation of Rs. 6.16 crores.