Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan announced state govt will pay the college fees of girls in engineering, law, IIT, and medical college under the Ladli Laxmi Yojana.

This will be done under the Ladli Laxmi Yojana scheme, which has been completed in 16 years.

CM Chouhan referred to himself as "Shivraj 'mama'" of the female students from his state.

The Chief Minister urged that there should be no second-rate treatment towards daughters and sons, and every daughter should be considered equal.

The state government will organize various competitions, programs, and health check-ups under the Ladli Lakshmi Utsav in every city and panchayat of Madhya Pradesh from May 9 to 15.