Direct Benefit Transfer

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Sep 12, 2019, 08:26 AM IST

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Sep 11, 2019, 10:36 AM IST

Modi govt decides to Jammu and Kashmir apple farmers' aid

As part of its ongoing confidence-building measures outreach, the Narendra Modi government has decided to procure apples cultivated in Jammu and Kashmir through direct market intervention to enable cultivators get a better price for their produce under the direct benefit transfer (DBT) scheme.

Sep 11, 2019, 09:36 AM IST

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Sep 11, 2019, 08:40 AM IST

Modi government decides to procure apples cultivated in J&K

As part of its ongoing confidence-building measures outreach, the Narendra Modi government has decided to procure apples cultivated in Jammu and Kashmir through direct market intervention to enable cultivators get a better price for their produce under the direct benefit transfer (DBT) scheme.

Sep 11, 2019, 08:40 AM IST

Morning Breaking: Govt comes to J&K apple farmers' aid

As part of its ongoing confidence-building measures outreach, the Narendra Modi government has decided to procure apples cultivated in Jammu and Kashmir through direct market intervention to enable cultivators get a better price for their produce under the direct benefit transfer (DBT) scheme.

Sep 11, 2019, 08:18 AM IST

Rs 5,215 crore transferred to about 2.6 crore farmers so far under PM-Kisan scheme

Under the Scheme, Rs 6,000 will be given each year to eligible Small and Marginal Farmer families.

Mar 11, 2019, 13:13 PM IST

Govt to use this mode of payment to give Rs 6,000 to marginal farmer under PM-KISAN scheme

The amount will be given in three installments of Rs.2000 each.

Feb 25, 2019, 16:24 PM IST

Rawat govt allocates Rs 45,585 crore for Uttarakhand Budget; Top 10 highlights

This was the second budget of the BJP government which was voted to power in 2017.

Mar 22, 2018, 18:52 PM IST

Thousands of elderly people can't get pension as thumbprints don't match: BJP MP on Aadhaar

The MP said that his mother could not get a sim card in her own name due to problem in matching of fingerprints.

Dec 29, 2017, 15:58 PM IST

Better subsidy targeting via technology saved $10 bn: PM

PM said India is keen to find innovative and scalable solutions in education and healthcare using digital technology.

Nov 23, 2017, 12:39 PM IST

Savings via DBT cross Rs 58,000 crore mark: Ravi Shankar Prasad

Elaborating on the success of the DBT initiative, Prasad said that the government has so far been able to unearth 3 crore fake gas connections and has also annulled 2.7 crore fake ration cards.

Sep 28, 2017, 15:26 PM IST

Govt saved Rs 57,000 crore through DBT scheme, says Ravi Shankar Prasad

Prasad further said that there is a proposal to link Aadhaar with driving licences as well as vehicle registration to ensure that multiple licences are not issued in case anyone seeks to do so.

Sep 15, 2017, 17:16 PM IST

Aadhaar helped disburse Rs 83,000 crore via DBT: Assocham

Total subsidy paid under DBT in 2016-17 is Rs 74,502 crore. Cash subsidy paid under DBT is expected to increase to Rs 1 lakh crore subsequently, the industry chamber added. 

Aug 27, 2017, 16:56 PM IST

UIDAI spends Rs 9,055 crore to enrol, despatch Aadhaar numbers

The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) spent more than Rs 9,000 crore over the last eight years towards issuing Aadhaar numbers, Parliament was informed on Wednesday.

Jul 26, 2017, 17:47 PM IST

Government warns of fraud in name of Beti Bachao Beti Padao scheme

The Ministry of Women and Child Development on Monday warned against spurious schemes offering cash incentives and collecting confidential information of people and duping them in the name of Beti Bacho Beti Padao scheme.

Feb 20, 2017, 14:15 PM IST

Chief ministers agree on direct transfer from 2017: DBT head

All chief ministers of the country, including Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar, have agreed on transferring government benefits to people's bank accounts directly from next year, according to G S Sekhawat, Director of Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT).

Dec 26, 2016, 21:45 PM IST

78 schemes covered under DBT system so far: Govt

As many as 78 schemes including Jhan Dhan and MGNREGA being implemented by 17 ministries and departments are covered under Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) system, the Parliament was informed Tuesday.

Nov 29, 2016, 17:41 PM IST

Schemes like Mudra, Jan Dhan are to liberate common man from usury, middlemen: PM Modi

The government's schemes for financial inclusion and to encourage small enterprise are attempts to free the common man from the clutches of moneylenders, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Sunday.

Oct 30, 2016, 17:50 PM IST

Govt to increase rice subsidy given via DBT for next year

The Centre has decided to increase marginally the cash subsidy on rice to Rs 25.17 per kg to be given via DBT to PDS beneficiaries for the 2016-17 marketing year starting next month, Union Food Minister Ram Vilas Paswan said on Friday.

Sep 30, 2016, 18:40 PM IST