Beti Bachao Beti Padhao
About the Scheme (BBBP)
- BBBP Scheme is a Central Sector Scheme with 100% financial assistance from the Centre.
- BBBP is a comprehensive programme to address the declining Child Sex Ratio (CSR) and related issues of empowerment of women over a life-cycle continuum.
Ministries involved with BBBP:
- The scheme is being implemented as a tri-ministerial convergent effort of Ministry of Women and Child Development, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare along with Ministry of Human Resource & Development. Hence, statement 3 is incorrect.
- At the Central level, Ministry of Women and Child Development is the nodal ministry for the programme.