KCR Kit and Amma Odi Scheme Telangana

Written By Gautham Krishna   | Published on April 23, 2019

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Name of the Service KCR Kit and Amma Odi Scheme
Beneficiaries Citizens in Telangana
Application Type Online/Offline
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Government of Telangana introduced KCR KIT scheme to take complete care of pregnant women at every stage of pregnancy. This scheme provides financial incentives to the women who gave birth to the child in the government hospitals/PHC Centre’s as well as KCR Kit consisting of 16 items necessary to keep newborn babies warm and hygienic.

KCR Kit scheme intends

  • To provide quality healthcare throughout pregnancy and post-delivery

  • To encourage public/government institutional deliveries

  • To ensure full immunization for the new born

  • To reduce Maternal Mortality Rate and Infant Mortality Rate

  • To compensate for ‘wage loss’

Amma Vodi scheme provides free transport facilities in an ambulance to diagnostic services for regular check-ups and tests for pregnant women in Telengana. The vehicle will then drop the pregnant women back to their homes.

Benefits of KCR Kit and Amma Odi Scheme in Telangana

KCR kit consists of clothes, quality baby soaps, baby oil, baby powder, mosquito nets, toys, napkins, and diapers.

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Financial Assistance of Rs 12,000 will be provided for Baby Boy and Rs 13,000 for Baby Girl.

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Beneficiaries of KCR Kit and Amma Odi Scheme Telangana

All pregnant women who receive health service through public/government health institutions in Telangana during pre- and post-natal periods.

Eligibility Criteria for KCR Kit and Amma Odi Scheme in Telangana

  • Women who give birth at government hospitals, for a maximum of two deliveries.

  • Beneficiaries who belong to the Telangana State

  • Must have an Aadhaar card

Exclusion for KCR Kit and Amma Odi Scheme in Telangana

Following people are not eligible for this scheme.

  • If beneficiary have more than two live children.

  • For deliveries before 2nd June 2017.

  • If beneficiary has taken treatment from non- government hospitals (eg: private hospital)

  • If beneficiary’s Aadhaar card does not belong to the Telangana state.

Register for KCR Kit and Amma Odi Scheme in Telangana

  • Beneficiaries can register at their nearest Primary Health Center or any government hospital (or) by providing their details to ASHA Workers.

  • Registration is done by DEO/ANM (DEO: Data Entry Operator, ANM: Auxiliary Nurse Midwife) by taking details from the beneficiary (i.e Aadhaar no,name,age,address,phone no,LMP date,registration date,bank account details etc). 

  • Registration process is shown below.

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KCR Kit Impact

KCR Kit scheme has not only led to an increase in the number of deliveries in the government hospitals but has also improved regular Antenatal (ANC) check-up and even immunization. Out of 14 lakh deliveries that took place since the launch of the KCR Kits scheme, close to 13 lakh children have received full immunization in the first three and half months while over 10 lakh children have received complete immunization after nine months.

KCR Kit Impact

KCR Kit scheme fuelled the rise in admissions of pregnant women in government hospitals, positively influencing IMR and MMR.

Under the KCR Kit scheme, the authorities have ensured that every child who is born in public-institutions has received vaccines immediately, three months and nine months after their birth.

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