The Odisha Government on Thursday transferred Rs 693.94 crore to the financial institution accounts of 34 lakh farmers beneath its flagship Krushak Help for Livelihood and Earnings Augmentation (KALIA) scheme, mentioned the Chief Minister’s workplace.
Chief Minister Patnaik mentioned, “The KALIA Yojana is considered one of our most necessary farmer welfare programmes. On Thursday about Rs 700 crore has been deposited within the financial institution accounts of round 36 lakh farmers beneath the Kalia scheme.“
“It is heartening that this scheme is having an affect on the lives and livelihood of greater than 36 lakh farmers within the state in addition to greater than 17 lakh landless poor. KALIA is the one scheme within the nation which additionally helps landless poor together with the small and marginalised farmers,” he mentioned.
Chief Minister additionally said that Odisha will proceed its demand for the implementation of MS Swaminathan Committee advice for the advantages of the farmers, together with the one and half instances MSP.
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