Monday, Apr 22 2024 | Time 08:05 Hrs(IST)
image
India


Benefits transferred to farmers under PM-Kisan crosses Rs 3 lakh crore disbursal

Benefits transferred to farmers under PM-Kisan crosses Rs 3 lakh crore disbursal

New Delhi, Feb 29 (UNI) The Government on Thursday released the 16th instalment of Direct Benefit Transfer under the PM-Kisan program reaching the figure of Rs 3 lakh crore disbursed till date, says Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare.
One of the largest DBT programmes in the world, PM KISAN has crossed a new milestone. With Prime Minister Narendra Modi releasing the 16th instalment from Yavatmal in Maharashtra the scheme has benefitted more than 11 crore eligible farmer families with Rs 3 lakh crores disbursed till date.
Of this, Rs 1.75 lakh Crores was transferred to eligible farmers during the COVID period alone, when they needed direct cash benefits the most.

More News
CDS Gen Anil Chauhan leaves for France

CDS Gen Anil Chauhan leaves for France

21 Apr 2024 | 9:49 PM

New Delhi, Apr 21 (UNI) Chief of Defense Staff (CDS) General Anil Chauhan left for France on an official visit on Sunday.

see more..
World is looking towards India to ensure global peace in these times of conflict: PM Modi

World is looking towards India to ensure global peace in these times of conflict: PM Modi

21 Apr 2024 | 5:24 PM

New Delhi, Apr 21 (UNI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said the world is looking towards India to ensure global peace in these times of conflict. and emphasised that this growing profile is due to its "cultural image, growing capabilities, and foreign policy".

see more..
LS polls: Cong names four candidates from Odisha and West Bengal

LS polls: Cong names four candidates from Odisha and West Bengal

20 Apr 2024 | 8:45 PM

New Delhi Apr 20 (UNI) The Indian National Congress on Saturday released a list of four candidates for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections.

see more..

Indian Navy conducts Exercise Poorvi Lehar on East Coast

20 Apr 2024 | 7:22 PM

New Delhi, Apr 20 (UNI) The Indian Navy conducted Exercise Poorvi Lehar (XPOL) on the East Coast, that witnessed the participation of ships, submarines, aircraft, and special forces.

see more..
image