Delhi, June 30 (QNN)
PM Garib Kalyan Anna Yojna extended till November end 80 crore people to get free ration for five more months, says PM Narendra Modi. Under PM Garib Kalyan Yojana, we announced a package of Rs. 1.75 lakh crore. In the last 3 months, 31,000 crore deposited in bank accounts of 20 crore poor families. Also, 18,000 crore deposited in bank accounts of more than 9 crore farmers. PM Modi thanks farmers and taxpayers. Today, if the government is able to provide free food grains to the poor & the needy, the credit goes to two sections. First, the hardworking farmers of our country and second, the honest taxpayers. PM Modi As India’s COVID-19 count crossed the grim milestone of 5.5-lakh today, Prime Minster Narendra Modi urged all to maintain the social-distancing norms to curb the virus spread. In his address to nation, Modi requested the local authorities to take more responsibilities for the strict implementation of Unlock 2.0 guidelines.
Prime Minister also extended the benefits of Garib Kalyan Yojana till November 30. Around 80 crore Indian will get free rations till Diwali, says Narendra Modi during his address. Modi also thanked the farmers and taxpayers for helping the nation in fight against coronavirus. The Union ministry of home affairs also extended the lockdown in the containment zones till July 31. Fresh guidelines for were issued. Schools, colleges, cinema halls, gyms will remain shut to curb the spread of the virus.