New Karnataka CM Basavaraj Bommai pronounces Rs 1,000 crore scholarship for farmers’ kids
Newly-appointed Karnataka leader Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Wednesday announced a brand new scholarship plan for the youngsters of farmers inside the kingdom. “Rs 1,000 crore has been set apart for this special student stipend scheme which objectives to promote better education to the youngsters of farmers,” he announced after attending the primary cabinet assembly held only some hours after he took over as the CM this morning.
similarly, Bommai announced revisions to a number of the prevailing schemes which include pension for widows and the in particular-abled in the kingdom. “The pension distributed underneath the Sandhya Suraksha Yojana may be extended to Rs 1,2 hundred while the same for widows and the particularly-abled might be hiked by means of Rs 200,” he announced.
Bommai stressed that the new government might be “seasoned-humans” that prioritizes the welfare of farmers, negative, downtrodden, oppressed, backward groups, women, and children.
He announced that the widow’s pension has been extended from Rs 600 to Rs 800. “This has been done at a further fee of Rs 414 crore supporting 17.25 lakh beneficiaries. monetary assistance for Divyang humans have additionally been elevated from Rs 600 to Rs 800 by way of spending another Rs 90 crore to useful resource 3.66 lakh beneficiaries,” he stated. The CM introduced that the pension for the aged beneath the Sandhya Suraksha scheme may be further hiked to Rs 1,2 hundred from Rs 1,000 to useful resource 35. ninety-eight lakh people. The government will spend an additional price of Rs 863. fifty-two crores for the identical.