CM Biplab Kumar Deb interacts with beneficiaries of KSN, PMAY(G) scheme
By Our Correspondent, 10/05/2022, Agartala

Amid heavy rain, the Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb on Tuesday interacted with the beneficiaries of the Kisan Sanman Nidhi Yojna and Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojna (Gramin) scheme here at Agartala Mohanpur in West Tripura district.

Addressing the gathering of the beneficiaries in the parogramme at Mohanpur, the Chief Minister said that the present state government is determined towards uplifting socio-economic condition of the people. The Chief Minister was accompanied by the state education minister Ratan Lal Nath.

The Chief Minister said that his government is working on getting the welfare schemes of the central and state government easily accessible by the common citizens of the state. Earlier people had to knock on the door of offices and party offices to get the benefit of the government welfare schemes, but now the government is approaching the people door to door with the benefits, he said.

The Chief Minister said, more than 8 thousand beneficiary families have received housing under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana in Mohanpur constituency area. He mentioned the approval for another 4500 housings in the area. In addition to this the drinking water connection under the Jal Jeevan Mission will reach every household in the state by 2024. The present state government took a scheme in 2018 to provide free drinking water connection to every household, he said.

He said, farmers of this state along with rest of the parts of the nation are getting Rs. 6000 every year being credited into their bank accounts under PM-KISAN scheme. About 2,500 farmers of Mohanpur area are reaping the benefits from the scheme. Apart from that, the state government is implementing schemes for the benefit of the Bargadars, he said.