Lock Down: Many big announcements including free wheat, rice, pulses, gas for the next 3 months, watch the Finance Minister’s press conference
Updated: 26 Mar 2020 03:57 PM (IST)
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman as we speak introduced a reduction bundle of Rs 1.70 lakh crore for the poor, laborers and employed staff of the nation. For the next 3 months, he made many big announcements including free wheat, rice, pulses and gas for the poor folks.
The authorities has additionally introduced help for crores of individuals of the nation. 500 rupees can be given in the Jan Dhan account of 20 crore ladies for the next three months. The day by day wage has been elevated from Rs 182 to Rs 202 for the laborers underneath the MNREGA. This will profit 5 crore folks.
Under the PM Kisan Samman Nidhi, 8.70 crore farmers can be given an installment of two thousand rupees in the first week of April. Under the Ujjwala scheme, over Eight crore households can be given free gas for the next three months.