Legal and financial assistance of women suffering from dowry

Date : 01/12/2018 - | Sector: Government

The women suffering from dowry having no source of income for maintenance, One lump sum assistance of Rs 2500 / – for prosecution of the case is given to beneficiaries and 125 / – per month is given as long as the case is prosecuted.

Eligibility Criteria/Necessary Documents

  • Section 498 / I
  • Photocopy of case
  • Photocopy of FIR
  • Copy of income certificate provided by Tehsil
  • Residence certificate
  • Photocopy of Aadhar card
  • Not staying in any Government accommodation
  • Not getting any assistance from other departments of governance
  • Living below the poverty line
  • She is citizen of India and reside in a district of Uttar Pradesh
  • After examination of application received for assistance and recommendation of District Dowry Prohibition Officer will be approved by the District Magistrate

For more details visit Child and Women Welfare


All citizen of UP


Monetary Help

How To Apply

Visit the Child and Women welfare websites for the procedure to fill form online. One can also visit the Block Development Office or District Probation Officer, Vikas Bhawan for applying.