Digital tool for Empowerment of Adolescent Girls in West Bengal
Kanyashree is a unique ICT driven Conditional Cash Transfer programme which aims at improving lives of millions of adolescent girls having poor socio-economic background with educational, financial, social and digital empowerment. Kanyashree Online is the e-governance mechanism of the programme which provides a Single-window and end-to-end ICT enablement. The portal is integrated with Core Banking System of 90 major Banks to ensure sanctioning of Cash Transfers to the right bank account and Direct Benefit¬ Transfer through Integrated Financial Management System (IFMS). It also has a strong Duplicate Application Checking mechanism as well as a Face Detection system to ensure zero leakage.
Around 40.40 lakh Girls are so far enrolled in the programme. 87.68 lakh unit cash transfers have already been sanctioned within a period of 4 years and more than 4,000 crores disbursed to bank account of beneficiaries through Direct Benefit Transfer.
Integrated with 90 Bank’s CBS server to ensure sanction to only beneficiaries’ A/C using Public Financial Management System platform
Direct Benefit Transfer using IFMS platform
Image Processing: Face Detection, Optical Character Recognition (OCR), QR Code
SMS Services (Push & Pull Technologies) and Email services
For more information, please visit: https://wbkanyashree.gov.in/kp_4.0/index.php