Plan panel`s help sought to expand DCT scheme

CM Sheila Dikshit Friday sought Planning Commission`s help in bringing around 30 lakh beneficiaries of various central and Delhi Government-sponsored schemes in city.

Cash transfer scheme to eliminate middlemen: Chidambaram

Expressing satisfaction over progress in implementation of Aadhaar card-based cash transfer scheme, Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Saturday said it will eliminate middlemen.

Cash transfer to start in five districts of Maharashtra

Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan on Saturday said here that Maharashtra will be implementing the Aadhar-based direct cash transfer project.

Food security: Dikshit for cash transfer option to BPL families

Delhi Government on Thursday sought an option of direct cash transfer to BPL families instead of food grains in the ambitious Food Security Bill.