- Applicants must be under the age of 18 on the date of death of their parents.
- Applicants must have lost both the parents/legal guardian/adoptive parents/surviving parent to COVID-19 pandemic during the period starting from 11th March 2020.
PM CARES for Children Scheme is a sub-scheme of the PM CARES Fund for children who have lost both parents to COVID-19 panademic. The Ministry of Women and Child Development is the nodal ministry for the implementation of the PM CARES for Children scheme. The scheme is being implemented in collaboration with the states and union territories.
It would be better if the applicants could put forward their queries to the nearest District Magistrate’s office.