BanglaHunt Desk: Once again, the Modi government is by the side of the people of the country. At the beginning of the lockdown, Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman sent Rs 500 to each woman's Jandhan account to give economic relief to the people of the country. This time once again women will get money in the Prime Minister's Jandhan Yojana. Money will be transferred within 5 days. This will help to comply with social distance guidelines. In April, Rs 500 crore will be transferred to 20.5 crore women Jan Dhan accounts.
Instalment of Rs.500 for the month of May has been sent to the bank A / cs of PMJDY women beneficiaries under Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Package. Beneficiaries are requested to follow the schedule shared below to visit banks & CSPs. Money can also be withdrawn via ATMs & BCs. pic.twitter.com/Fy8nSKAi8L
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Zero Balance Savings Accounts are opened under the Prime Minister's Jan Dhan Yojana. Accident insurance, overdraft services, checkbooks and many other benefits are also available. It is learned that in the next three months, the government will transfer Tk 500 to the Jandhan account Incidentally, 53 per cent of the Jan Dhan accounts are in the name of women 59 per cent of the total accounts are in rural and suburban areas
In addition, the government has provided Rs 17,793 crore under the Prime Minister's Kisan Samman Nidhi project to help farmers. About 6.79 crore farming families have benefited from this move of the government. The whole country is facing huge economic losses due to the corona virus. To relieve the farmers from this huge economic loss, the Modi government this week decided to send Rs 2,000 to the farmers' bank accounts.
The money has been sent to farmers registered under the Prime Minister's Krishan Samman Nidhi project. It has been reported that the money has reached 90 million farmers very quickly. Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar had earlier said that Rs 1,600 crore was transferred in a single day through Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT).