Organiser
Get it on Google Play
Get it on Google Play

Top Stories

Couple With More Than Two Children To Be Deprived of Govt Benefits and Schemes, UP Invites Comments on Draft Population Bill

WebdeskJul 10, 2021, 11:38 AM IST

Couple With More Than Two Children To Be Deprived of Govt Benefits and Schemes, UP Invites Comments on Draft Population Bill

The government uses various incentives to promote the two-child norm. Couple with over two children to be ineligible to contest local body polls.

 

Couples with over two children to be deprived of benefits under government schemes in Uttar Pradesh. It would also make them ineligible to contest any local body polls.

 

The Uttar Pradesh State Law Commission put out the ‘UP Population (Control, Stabilization, and Welfare) Bill,2021’ draft for public opinion by July 19.

 

Further incentivizing population control, the bill proposes additional benefits for couples who opt for one child. The child would get free medical facilities and free insurance coverage until the age of 20.

 

Government employees opting for a single child would be eligible for additional increments in their service period and would get 12 months maternity/paternity leave with full pay.

 

And those government employees in contravention of the two-child norm may face dismissal from the service.

 

Once the bill has been passed and published in the Gazette, it will come into force a year from the Gazette publication date.

 

Earlier, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath had said controlling the population was urgently needed as it puts a strain on the limited resources.

 

The chief minister is expected to comment on the draft on Saturday (July 10).

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Comments

Also read: UN chief condemns coup in Sudan, urges release of Prime Minister ..

Sachindra Nath Sanyal: The One Who Engineered Armed Resistance Against The British

Download Organiser Mobile App:
Mobile App: https://play.google.com/store/apps/de...

Visit Us At:
Website: https://www.organiser.org/

Follow us on:
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/eOrganiser

Koo: https://www.kooapp.com/profile/eOrganiser

Twitter: https://twitter.com/eOrganiser

Telegram: https://t.me/eorganiser

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/organiser_weekly

Background Music Credits: https://www.bensound.com

Also read: 4 Hizbul Mujahedeen terrorists sentenced to imprisonment of 10-12 years in JKART case ..

'No Halal' restaurant Owner Thushara attacked by Islamists in Kerala, threatened not to sell Pork meat
India to have more doctors in next 10-12 years than it has had in past 70 years: PM Modi

Kerala: Hindu ashrams and prominent monks form Dharmacharya Sabha, tasked with Uniting and Leading the Hindu community

Various Hindu ashrams and prominent monks in Kerala have formed the Kerala Dharmacharya Sabha (KDS), a forum to form an authoritative opinion on all issues confronting the community. The body has a 23-member executive committee comprising swamis and priests. A meeting held in Kochi was attended by representatives of leading ashrams and institutions. Swami Chidananda Puri of Advaithashramam in Kozhikode was elected the KDS chairman, while Mullappally Krishnan Namboodiri of Tantric Vidya Peedho ...

Kerala: Hindu ashrams and prominent monks form Dharmacharya Sabha, tasked with Uniting and Leading the Hindu community