Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri on Sunday denounced the former government of the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) in the Center and said the previous government had only waived bank lending to farmers and not to them. had provided no other monetary benefit. “About 11 crore of farmers received Rs 6,000 per year. In one year, around Rs 1.5 lakh crore was given directly to farmers, sisters and brothers on their accounts. UPA gave up 60,000 crore but the farmers did not receive this money. At that time, only the bank loans were canceled for them. “Puri tweeted in response to another tweet from Union Home Minister Amit Shah.
In a previous tweet, Shah said, “Striving for the welfare of the people is the path of spirituality. Our Prime Minister Modi ji walks this path. For so many decades, other governments have done many promises to the poor but did nothing. Today I can say with pride that Prime Minister Modi ji gave the poor the right to live a life of dignity by raising their heads in society. ” According to the Prime Minister’s office, under the PM-KISAN program, a financial benefit of Rs 6000 per year is provided to eligible beneficiary farming families, payable in three equal installments of 4 months of Rs 2000 each. The fund is transferred directly to the bank accounts of the beneficiaries. (ANI)
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