(1)A female member registered shall be entitled to Rs. 3000 as maternity benefit for each confinement subject to a maximum of 2 confinements.

(2) The applicant shall within 90 days of her confinement submit her application for maternity benefit in Form no 9.C along with an attested copy of the birth certificate of the child issued by the competent authority to the Chief Executive Officer or any other officer authorised by him.