In Majuli, Chief Minister Sarbanand Sonowal launched the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana on Sunday. In the ceremony, Chief Minister distributed LPG connection to selected beneficiaries. About 16,000 Majuli families which are under BPL will be benefited in the scheme.
In Tamilnadu, Minister of state Pon. Radhakrishnan handed over LPG connection at Nagercoil in Kanyakumari District. Mr. Pon. said “The Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana at Tamilnadu will help women in backward rural areas to lead a healthier life. The smoke and soot from firewood used for cooking in villages have been proved to be equivalent to the smoke from 400 cigarettes.”
Arunachal Pradesh, Central Government has launched a Scheme name as The PM Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY). In this scheme, Government will be provided clean cooking fuel to BPL families.
In Himachal, The Union Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan launched the PM Ujjawala Yojana. In the scheme about three lakh BPL families will be benefited in the state.
While reviewing the development works of Raipur and Balodabazar, Batapara at a joint meeting on the last day of Lok Suraj Mission -2017, Chief Minister Dr. Raman Singh said that 6.23 lakh houses had been sanctioned under Chhattisgarh PM Awas Yojana out of 11 lakh homeless families in Chattisgarh as per the survey. » Read more
In Uttar Pradesh Government has alert against a scam across the state. In the scam, promises cash incentive of Rs 1-2 Lakh to parents of girls under Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Beti Bachao Beti Padhao Yojana, in the scheme Rs 5 to 50 is demanded for the incentive.
On Wednesday the union cabinet approved the Maternity Benefits Program providing Rs 6,000 each to the pregnant woman, but the only First Born child will be benefited in this program. Power Minister Piyush Goyal said at a cabinet briefing on Wednesday that “A pregnant or lactating woman having her first child will get up to Rs 6,000. Out of this, Rs 5,000 will be given by the Women and Child Development Ministry in three installments”.
In Chatra district, DDC Jishan Kamar that if anyone demand for the illegal amount by the middleman in the selection of beneficiaries of the Pradhan Mantri Awas yojana, then report it. The complaint will be executed within 24 hours. The Chatra district has got the target, step by step on the scheme.
The common belief is that you can not take advantage of the PM Awas Yojana (PMAY) due to your own house, but it is not true. If you have a house and because of the increase in the number of family members, you can also take a loan under PM Awas Yojana for the expansion of the house, in this way you will get a subsidy in interest and you will get the benefit of 2 to 3 lakh rupees. That means you may save money through the scheme.
In New Delhi, the central government has presented the GST bill in Rajya Sabha yesterday. The bill is supported by Congress and other opposition parties like BSP, JDU after some major change by the Government: