Actions Taken by MWCD on Functioning/ Implementation of PMMVY-CAS (Download PDF)


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The mapping of field functionaries on Pradhan Mantri Matru Vandana Yojana-Common Application Software (PMMVY-CAS) using Local Government Directory (LGD) Code allows implementing the scheme independent of the implementing Department in States/UTs.

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  • The various Departments like Health, Women & Child Development, or Social Welfare are implementing the scheme in various States/UTs.

  • It also allows hierarchical monitoring of scheme from Pan-India to village level.

  • Further, it allows tracking the boarding status of villages where the field functionaries for implementing PMMVY are active.

About the Pradhan Mantri Matru Vandana Yojana

  • Pradhan Mantri Matru Vandana Yojana (PMMVY) is a maternity benefit rechristened from erstwhile Indira Gandhi Matritva Sahyog Yojana (IGMSY). The IGMSY was launched in 2010.

  • The scheme is a conditional cash transfer scheme for pregnant and lactating women of 19 years of age or above for first live birth.

  • It provides a partial wage compensation to women for wage-loss during childbirth and childcare and to provide conditions for safe delivery and good nutrition and feeding practices.

  • Exceptions: The maternity benefits under Pradhan Mantri Matru Vandana Yojana (PMMVY) are available to all Pregnant Women & Lactating Mothers (PW&LM) except those in regular employment with the Central Government or State Government or Public Sector Undertaking or those who are in receipt of similar benefits under any law for the time being in force.

  • Funding: The scheme is a Centrally Sponsored Scheme under which cost sharing ratio between the Centre and the States & UTs with Legislature is 60: 40 while for North-Eastern States & three Himalayan States; it is 90: 10. It is 100 % Central assistance for Union Territories without Legislature.

  • Under Pradhan Mantri Matru Vandana Yojana (PMMVY), Review Meeting cum Workshops, as well as National level Workshops are conducted regularly for highest level monitoring and review the implementation of scheme in all States/UTs.

  • Review is also undertaken through video conferences with all the States/UTs periodically to monitor the progress.

Implementation of the Scheme

  • The scheme is implemented through web based Software, viz. PMMVY-CAS which has dashboard for regular monitoring/review of the scheme.

  • The details of suggestions/feedback reported by the users from the State/UT regarding functioning/implementation of the scheme along with the action taken by the Government are given below:

Major Suggestion/Feedback and Action Taken by MWCD

Table of The Major Suggestion/Feedback and Action Taken

Table of The Major Suggestion/Feedback and Action Taken

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Suggestion/Feedback received from the Users of States/UTs

Action Taken

Information related to Account Based Payments in PMMVY-CAS

Introduced Bank Name and Account No. (last 4 digits) in Payments report even for Account Based Payments along with Aadhaar Based Payments

Request for List of beneficiaries which failed Authentication (UIDAI or PFMS)

Introduced Authentication Failure Report to display the same along with reason for failure at various levels including Data Entry Operator (DEO), Sanctioning Officer (SO) and State Nodal Officer (SNO)

Request for List of beneficiaries which were rejected by SO

Introduced Rejected Report to display the same along with reason for rejection at various levels including DEO, SO and SNO

Request for a list of beneficiaries with Payment Failures

Introduced Payment Failure Report to display the same along with reason for failure at various levels including DEO, SO and SNO

DEOs had issue tracking the Filed Functionary related to the beneficiary which were in Correction Queue and had issues with corrective measures for UIDAI failures

Introduced Field Functionary and Suggestive Actions Column in Correction Queue to make it easier to track Field Functionaries (already available on Beneficiary Profile Page) and the actions to be taken by DEO in case of failure from UIDAI

Request for more information regarding the pending applications in the system as to the level at which they were pending to be processed

Introduced Supervisor and Field Functionary level drill down in Ageing Report in addition to the Child Development Project Officer (CDPO) /Medical Officer (MO) level information

Request for a snippet of the current status of the scheme in their respective Project/Block

Introduced Program Summary report (Dashboard) with information at a glance regarding Total Beneficiaries, Funds Disbursed and Average Time Taken for Disbursement of Funds

Request for information regarding the total number of Districts, CDPOs and Anganwadi Centers in the system and the total number of users for their respective locations

Introduced Master Status report displaying the same with the information as per the system at various levels including SO, DNO and SNO

Request for a method to close an application in case of any untoward incident with the beneficiary so the same is not displayed in 3rd Installment Due report

Beneficiary Close Application functionality was introduced at SO level so that they can close a beneficiary’s application and provide a reason for the same

Requested for information about beneficiaries who are eligible for but had not claimed 2nd and/or 3rd Installment

2nd and 3rd Installment Due report was introduced at SO and DNO level so they could instruct the filed functionaries to follow up with such beneficiaries in order for them to avail the full benefit of the scheme

Requested for an overview of the beneficiaries who had provided Aadhaar data at a more granular level instead of the State level

Aadhaar Penetration Report was modified to display data at District Level in addition to State level

Ministry of Women and Child Development

  • The Department of Women and Child Development, Government of India, came into existence as a separate Ministry with effect from 30th January, 2006, earlier since 1985 it was a Department under the Ministry of Human Resources Development.

  • The Ministry was constituted with the prime intention of addressing gaps in State action for women and children for promoting inter-Ministerial and inter-sectoral convergence to create gender equitable and child-centred legislation, policies and programmes.

Vision and Mission

  • Empowered women living with dignity and contributing as equal partners in development in an environment free from violence and discrimination. And, wellnurtured children with full opportunities for growth and development in a safe and protective environment.

  • Promoting social and economic empowerment of women through cross-cuting policies and programmes, mainstreaming gender concerns, creating awareness about their rights and facilitating institutional and legislative support for enabling them realize their human rights and develop to their full potential. 2. Ensuring development, care and protection of children through cross-cutting policies and programmes, spreading awareness about their rights and facilitating access to learning, nutrition, institutional and legislative support for enabling them to grow and develop to their full potential.

- Published/Last Modified on: April 6, 2019

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