Haryana CM Khattar releases Rs 5.3 cr on welfare : The Tribune India

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Chandigarh, January 31

Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar released a bounty amount of Rs 5.33 crore to 3,14,446 beneficiaries of Mukhya Mantri Parivar Samridhi Yojna (MMPSY) during a state level function held via video conference here today today.

“Our aim is to cover as many beneficiaries as possible under all schemes by March 31. Therefore, those who are eligible for benefits but have not yet registered should ensure registration as soon as possible,” he said.

During the program, out of the 3,14,446 MMPSY beneficiaries, 29 beneficiaries enrolled under Pradhan Mantri Jeevan Jyoti Bima Yojana (PMJJBY), Pradhan Mantri Suraksha Bima Yojana (PMSBY) and the three Maandhan schemes, including Pradhan Mantri Kisan Maandhan Yojana (PMKMY), Pradhan Mantri Shram Yogi Maan-dhan (PMSYMY) and Pradhan Mantri Laghu Vyapari Mandhan Pension Yojana (PMLVMY) also received the Program Acknowledgment Letter from the Chief Minister, while the others received the same with their respective DCs. Under the MMPSY, beneficiaries are eligible to get a benefit of Rs 6,000 per annum and this amount will be used to pay the beneficiary’s share of centrally sponsored pension and insurance schemes, the Chief Minister said .

“During today’s show, an amount of Rs 3,32,82,480 was released directly to the accounts of 1,00,856 PMJJBY beneficiaries, Rs 21,94,992 to 1,82,916 PMSBY beneficiaries and Rs 1,78,22,500 to 30,674 beneficiaries of the Maandhan Scheme (PMKMY, PMSYMY, PMLVMY),” the Chief Minister said.

He said the MMPSY scheme was an umbrella of five central government schemes in which the premium of PMJJBY, PMSBY and three Maandhan schemes (PMKMY, PMSYMY, PMLVMY) under MMPSY, would be refunded to beneficiaries whose family income was less than or equal to at Rs. 1.80 lakh per year.

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