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Old Age Homes Operational In The Country


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11 AUG 2021 3:55PM by PIB Delhi

551 Old Age Homes/Continuous Care Homes are being assisted across the country for which grant-in-aid is provided by the Ministry under the Integrated Programme for Senior Citizens (IPSrC) which is a component of the scheme namely Atal Vayo Abhyuday Yojana (AVYAY). State wise details of Old age home are given at Annexure. Project-wise admissible financial assistance under the scheme is given below :

Project Type

Recurring Expenses

(Rs. In lakhs)

Non-recurring expenses

(Rs. In lakhs)

SrCH-25

25.04

3.09

SrCH-50

42.11

4.12

CCH

30.77

3.09

 

There is a provision in the scheme guidelines that so far as possible, beneficiaries of these Homes should be enrolled with Ayushman Bharat Health Scheme.

 

Annexure

State-wise number of Homes under the Scheme of Atal Vayo Abhyuday Yojana (AVYAY):

Sl. No.

State/UT

Sr.CH-25

Sr.CH-50

CCH

Total

1

Andhra Pradesh

70

5

0

75

2

Arunachal Pradesh

0

3

0

3

3

Assam

27

12

1

40

4

Bihar

1

0

0

1

5

Chhattisgarh

1

5

0

6

6

Delhi

2

1

0

3

7

Goa

0

2

0

2

8

Gujarat

5

5

0

10

9

Haryana

15

0

0

15

10

Himachal Pradesh

2

0

0

2

11

Jharkhand

 

2

0

2

12

Karnataka

29

9

1

39

13

Kerala

5

0

0

5

14

Madhya Pradesh

14

5

0

19

15

Maharashtra

19

10

8

37

16

Manipur

28

2

0

30

17

Meghalaya

0
 

2

0

2

18

Mizoram

2

0

0

2

19

Nagaland

2

1

0

3

20

Odisha

82

9

0

91

21

Puducherry

1

0

0

1

22

Punjab

3

0

0

3

23

Rajasthan

8

8

0

16

24

Tamil Nadu

59

6

1

66

25

Telangana

19

0

0

19

26

Tripura

3

0

0

3

27

Uttar Pradesh

18

9

1

28

28

Uttarakhand

2

0

0

2

29

West Bengal

19

7

0

26

 

Total

436

103

12

551

 

This information was given by The Minister of State for Social Justice and Empowerment Sushri Pratima Bhoumik  in the Rajya  Sabha in a written reply.

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  MG/IA

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