This is a 50:50 sharing basis scheme of Government of India/State Government. In order to promote communal harmony, inter-caste marriages are encouraged. Under the scheme, both the spouse should be citizen of India and one of the spouse should be a Scheduled Caste and he/she should be a permanent resident of Haryana State. An amount of Rs. 1,01,000 is provided as incentive to the married couple.
Rs. 1,25,000 as direct benefit transfer to the joint account of the couple will be given immediately after marriage and the balance amount of Rs. 1,25,000 will be deposited in the Joint account of couple for a lock in period of 3 years.
Conditions of Eligibility
- Both the spouses should be citizen of India and one of the spouse should be Scheduled Caste and he/she should be permanent resident of Haryana State and he/she has not taken any benefit under similar scheme.
- The grant shall only be given once for the first marriage.
- The beneficiary can apply for incentive within 3 years from the date of marriage.
Procedure of Implementation of Scheme
- Applicant can submit their applications under this scheme on SARAL online portal i.e. https://saralharyana.gov.in/