Chhattisgarh CM releases Rs 1,804 cr to farmers underneath rural farm and cattle-based schemes
Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel, on Saturday, on the demise anniversary of former prime minister Late Rajiv Gandhi, disbursed Rs1,804 crore to round 26.68 lakh beneficiaries within the state underneath schemes associated to rural farm- and cattle-based financial system.
Baghel, on the digital occasion, stated, “Within the final three years, Chhattisgarh authorities has undertaken a number of fruitful steps for the welfare of farmers and disadvantaged sections of the society. This contains Rajiv Gandhi Kisan Nyay Yojana, Godhan Nyay Yojana, Rajiv Gandhi Grameen Bhumiheen Krishi Mazdoor Nyay Yojana, Suraji Gaon Yojana, Narva-Garwa-Ghurwa-Bari programme, Mahatma Gandhi Rural Industrial Park, procurement of 65 kinds of minor forest produce on help value, hike in Tendupatta assortment charge, and institution of C-Mart. We’re continually increasing scope of every scheme and programme to make it simpler.”
Baghel nearly launched the quantity to farmers, landless agricultural labourers, livestock farmers and ladies Self-Assist Teams related to Gauthans a programme organised at his workplace in Raipur. Baghel, whereas extending his congratulations, stated that Chhattisgarh is the primary state in India, which has ensured ‘financial and social justice for all’ by Nyay Yojana.
Baghel disbursed Rs 1,720.11 crore to farmers cultivating main Kharif and horticulture crops — kodo, kutki, and ragi — underneath Rajiv Gandhi Kisan Nyay Yojana. That is the primary tranche of the present 12 months and the overall disbursement is predicted to be Rs 6,900 crore all year long, as per the Chhattisgarh authorities’s projections.
Baghel additionally launched Rs 71.84 crore to round 3.55 lakh landless agricultural labourers underneath Rajiv Gandhi Grameen Bhumiheen Krishi Mazdoor Nyay Yojana. He stated that this grant has been elevated from Rs 6,000 to Rs 7,000, in line with the state authorities.
He additionally transferred Rs 13.31 crore to cow dung distributors underneath a scheme, Godhan Nyay Yojana, for a cattle-based financial system, underneath which the federal government procures cow dung from farmers and promotes natural farming and animal husbandry. This contains Rs 11.14 crore to Gauthan committees and ladies SHGs and Rs 2.17 crore to the cow dung collectors.
Furthermore, Rs 11.14 crore has been paid to the farmers underneath the Rajiv Gandhi Kisan Nyay Yojana within the final two years. Total, CM Baghel disbursed Rs 1 lakh crore to farmers, landless labourers, forest produce collectors, and beneficiaries of Godhan Nyay Yojana.