31 C
Guwahati
Monday, July 22, 2024

Union Minister Asks Public To Enroll For Welfare Schemes

- Advertisement -
- Advertisement -

AGARTALA, Dec 27: Union social empowerment and social justice minister Pratima Bhoumik on Wednesday urged people to visit the ‘Modi’s guarantee vehicle’ (information, education and communications van) to get themselves enrolled for welfare schemes.

Forms of all welfare schemes are available in the vans, which will visit people’s doorsteps till January 25, the Union minister said.

- Advertisement -

“If you haven’t got the benefits go and enroll your name for the scheme you want”, she said at a Viksit Bharat Sankalp Yatra in Tripura’s Sepahijala district.

“Don’t worry if you miss the van. A system will be operational in each block till January 25 where you can go and enroll yourself for various schemes”, she said.

Asserting that the Prime Minister wants people to get VIP treatment, the minister claimed all steps have been taken to ensure that benefits reach people.

She said in the last two days, as many as 8,000 families got enrolled under Ayushman Bharat, a health insurance scheme. Another 9,000 families have got cooking gas connections over the past couple days in the state. (PTI)

- Advertisement -

 

- Advertisement -
The Hills Times
The Hills Timeshttps://www.thehillstimes.in/
Welcome to The Hills Times, your trusted source for daily news and updates in English from the heart of Assam, India. Since our establishment in 2000, we've been dedicated to providing timely and accurate information to our readers in Diphu and Guwahati. As the first English newspaper in the then undemarcated Karbi Anglong district, we've forged a strong connection with diverse communities and age groups, earning a reputation for being a reliable source of news and insights. In addition to our print edition, we keep pace with the digital age through our website, https://thehillstimes.in, where we diligently update our readers with the latest happenings day by day. Whether it's local events, regional developments, or global news, The Hills Times strives to keep you informed with dedication and integrity. Join us in staying ahead of the curve and exploring the world through our lens.
Latest news
- Advertisement -
Related news
- Advertisement -
7 Superfoods To Boost Your Stamina 7 Beautiful Indian Birds Flowers Which Bloom Only At Night Top 10 Most Dangerous Animals in India Foods That Increase Uric Acid Levels