Jharkhand CM left a 'Take' for media:No Joke this,as he claimed that his govt has successfully used DBT and thereby deposited Rs 482 cr.in bank accounts of 13.60 lakh farmers.
Though Election Commission has not announced Jharkhand Assembly polls schedule till date, Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das has been busy campaigning across Jharkhand.
Today, he was in Chaibasa where he claimed to have poured development schemes worth Rs 452 crore for 11 lakh farmers in Kolhan division. While addressing a public meeting under the banner of Mukhya Mantri Krishi Ashirwad Yojna, he said that after his government was formed in 2014, he had initiated a number of development schemes for farmers.
Also, the Central government led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi had started Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojna for farmers. Till August 10,2019,13.60 lakh farmers were provided Rs 482 crore through Direct Benefit Transfer(DBT) which were deposited directly in their bank accounts, the CM said.