Panaji: March 27, 2016 …. Applications are invited for Dalit Puraskar and Dalit Mitra Puraskar , the State Government will award Rs. 25000/- cash, a shawl, a shrifal and a certificate on the occasion of Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Jayanti on April 14, 2016 to a person who has worked for the welfare of Scheduled Caste for 25 years or more.
The objective of the Scheme is to encourage individuals creating social awareness and to encourage the society, in general, to work for the up- liftment and welfare of Scheduled Caste which will improve their socio- economic condition, education, education, standard of living, etc.
Individual should be a Goan above the age of 60 years and who has rendered at least 25 years of remarkable service for the up-liftment of Scheduled Caste in Goa in order to improve their socio- economic condition, education, standard of living, etc.
Interested may obtain prescribed application form from the Directorate of Social Welfare, Panaji- Goa. The last date for submission of duly filled application is on April 6, 2016 along with all the relevant documentary evidences. For further information, contact Director of Social Welfare, Panaji- Goa.