Social Security Measures for PLHAs

Government of Goa has extended the benefit of availing financial assistance of Rs. 2000/- per month under Dayanand Social Security Scheme (DSSS) through Directorate of Social Welfare to HIV/AIDS patients. The State Government has also extended the benefit of Antodaya Anna Yojana (AAY) scheme to HIV positive people who are in the BPL list of the State through Directorate of Civil Supplies and also extended 50 % travel concession to PLHAs for traveling by KTCL buses in the State.