CM Ladli Behna Yojana

The Chief Minister Ladli Behna Yojana (CM LBY) is an initiative of the Madhya Pradesh government dedicated to the welfare and empowerment of women. Launched in 2023, by the former Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh, Shivraj Singh Chouhan, this scheme offers financial assistance, promotes education, and encourages self-reliance among women throughout the state.

On this page, I will provide every detail related to this scheme, including the registration process, payment status, application status, and e-KYC process.

Application process

The application process for the CM Ladli Behna Yojana is primarily offline. 

  • Step 1: Collect the application form from your nearest Gram Panchayat, Ward office, or designated campsite.
  • Step 2: Fill in all required information carefully and accurately. Ensure all details are correct.
  • Step 3: Fill in all required information carefully and accurately. Ensure all details are correct.
  • Step 4: Gather the necessary supporting documents, which include:
    • Aadhar card
    • Bank account details (DBT linked)
    • Family ID/Member ID issued by the Samagra Portal
    • Active mobile number
    • Verification through OTP on Samagra portal or biometric e-KYC.
  • Step 4: Take the completed form and attached documents to the nearest campsite, Gram Panchayat, or Ward office.
  • Step 5: An online photograph of the applicant will be taken during the submission process. Your application will then be registered.
  • Step 6: Obtain a receipt confirming the successful submission of your application.
Ladli Behna Yojana Application Process
Under the Ladli Behna Yojana, women are provided with a monthly amount of, ₹1250.

Check Application Status

CM Ladli behna yojana official portal
  • Step 3: Provide your online registration number or member composite number, and enter the captcha with the OTP generated.
Application Status CMLBY
  • Step 4: After writing the OTP, click the "search" button to process your request.
  • Step 5: The website will display the current status of your application, indicating whether it is pending or processed.

E-KYC Process

  • Step 1: Visit your nearest ration shop, MP Online Centre, CSC kiosk.
  • Step 2: Provide your Aadhar Card, PAN Card, and Bank Account Passbook.
  • Step 3: Your e-KYC will be conducted through biometric verification at the center.
Alternatively, you can also complete your Aadhaar e-KYC by visiting the Samagra portal.

Check Payment Status

  • Step 1: Visit the official website:
  • Step 2: Click on "Application and Payment Status" on the homepage.
  • Step 3: Enter your application number or Samagra ID.
  • Step 4: Enter the CAPTCHA and click to send OTP.
  • Step 5: Input the OTP received on your registered mobile number and click to search.
  • Step 6: Once logged in, the payment status will be displayed on your screen.

List Check

Alternatively, click "" and follow the same steps.

Check DBT Status


Surrender Benefits

  • Step 1: Visit the official website.
  • Step 2: Click on "Benefit Surrender" on the homepage.
  • Step 3: Enter your application number / Samagra ID.
  • Step 4: Input the CAPTCHA and the OTP received on your mobile number.
  • Step 5: Give consent to the declaration and click "Agree and Submit".
Benefits Surrender CM Ladli Behna Yojana
The benefit surrender option allows women beneficiaries of this scheme to actively surrender their eligibility for future benefits. Once the surrender process is completed, they cannot reapply for the scheme's benefits in the future.

Purpose of the scheme

The CM Ladli Behna Yojana aims to achieve the following key goals:

  • Provide direct financial assistance to women, enhancing their economic security and decision-making power.
  • Motivate families to educate their daughters by linking financial support to various educational milestones.
  • Encourage women to develop skills, explore entrepreneurship opportunities, and become financially independent.
  • Prioritize women from marginalized communities, contributing to greater equality and bridging socio-economic gaps.

Eligibility Criteria

To get benefit from this scheme, women must meet the following criteria:

  • They should be permanent residents of Madhya Pradesh.
  • This scheme is designed specifically for women.
  • Married women, including widows and divorcees, are eligible.
  • Applicants must be between 21 and 60 years of age.
  • Household income must fall below a specified threshold (currently ₹2.5 lakh annually).
  • No family member should be a government employee or income taxpayer. Applicants should not be enrolled in any educational institution.

Benefits of the Scheme

The benefits of this scheme are provided below in a table:

Benefits of the Scheme Description
Financial Assistance Women receive financial support at crucial life stages, including birth, school enrollment, higher education, and marriage.
Monthly Stipend Eligible women receive a monthly stipend of ₹1,250 (which started at ₹1,000 with plans for gradual increments), deposited directly into their bank accounts. This totals a yearly benefit of Rs 15,000.
Educational Scholarships The scheme supports girls' education by providing scholarships and financial incentives at various academic levels.
Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Support Women interested in starting their own businesses can access training, resources, and potential financial support to enhance their opportunities.
Potential Health and Nutrition Focus Some aspects of the scheme may include programs addressing women's and children's health and nutritional needs.
To seek assistance and support for this scheme, please reach out to the help desk at "0755 2700800".

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