Postal Department will provide an age relaxation of 1 year in Sukanya Samriddhi Scheme Account or Selvamagal Semipu deposit scheme. This realaxation will be valid till 2nd December 2015 only. According to this updated relaxation parents whose daughters are below 11 years of age can get their girl child registered for Sukanya Samriddhi Yojana Account. Parents can register for Sukanya Samriddhi account at their nearest post office and financially stabilize their daughters’ future.
Under this scheme government declared interest rate of 9.1% last year and for this year it has been increased by 0.01% and now for financial year 2015-16 interest rate on Sukanya Samriddhi Account is 9.2%. To calculate the returns on your investment under SSY you can calculate with Sukanya Samriddhi Calculator.
This scheme has got an overwhelming response from all over India and growing very rapidly as the interest rate is higher than any other scheme like Public Provident Fund (PPF) and Tax saving Fixed deposit (FD) schemes.
Sukanya Samriddhi Scheme in Chennai
Chennai city north postal division is going to organize special camps to make it easier for people to register for Sukanya Samriddhi Scheme. Camps will be held at many places which involve Anna Nagar , Ayanavaram, Koyambedu , Perambur, Pulianthope, Tondiarpet and Washermenpet.
For more information about the camps you can call at 9445402822