Ujjain: A meeting was convened by collector Sanket Bhondve on Friday to finalise the details regarding group marriage function to be held on March 7.
The collector said the differently-abled couples would be benefitted by various schemes of the state government. They would get a residence if they don’t have one under ‘Mukhya Mantri Aawas Yojana’ and kitchen kit under Ujjawala scheme among others. Each couple would be covered under Pradhan Mantri Bima Yojana and Jeevan Jyoti Bima Yojana of Rs 2 lakh each. If a couple wants to adopt farming as livelihood then the necessary amenities would be made available to them. Bank accounts would also be opened for them. Medical assistance would be made available to them if they need the same, the collector said.