About CYR Scheme

1. “Connect with Your Roots" (CYR) Programme for Young Boys and Girls of Punjabi Origin settled abroad.

1.1 The Programme would provide an opportunity to the youngsters settled in different parts of the world, to visit the places from where their families hailed or  where their ancestors were born, or where they themselves spent their early years.

1.2 This scheme will be part of Friends of Punjab Garima Gram Yojana scheme and will be financed from this scheme only viz.–06-Friends of Punjab Mukh Mantri Garima Gram Yojana – Plan Scheme NRI-2. Likely Expenditure for a group of 15 NRIs on a ten days tour would be Rs 3.00 to 4.00 lac. In all 6 to 8 groups would visit the state of Punjab in a year.