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Two thousand to Farmers, 3 months EPF by govt, full list of GOI Announcement by FM. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Thursday made announcements including 2000 Rupees to Farmers, the next 3 months EPF from GOI, free Gas Cylinders to poor, etc. To fight Coronavirus Indian Finance Minister laid down multiple announcements as relief through different Schemes.
For organized sectors, poor, BPL families and farmers Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman made announcements. For the next three months, GOI is going to help Indian citizens through DBTs and Direct transfers. Here is the list of all announcements made by FM.
RS 2000 will be directed in the Farmers account. Amount to be directly transferred in Accounts through DBT.
Daily wages increased to 202 RS
Jan Dhan Account holders women to be credited 500 Rupees per month to near around 20 crore women, for the next three months.
5 KG Free anaj to 80 Crore people of the country Widows and Divyangs to be provided 1000 rupees
8 Crore BPL family to be provided three free Cylinders for next three months, 20 Crores women to be benefited
PM Garib Kalyan Yojna- Near around 7 Crore families to be covered with loan of amount up to 20 Lakh under Deen Dayal Yojana (no collateral guarantee), earlier this was up to 10 lakh.
GOI EPFO Contribution to both Employer and Employees to be paid in (12+12%) 24% for the next three months. This is for all establishment have upto 100 employees, for that 90 % of employees draw less than 15k per month.
18 Lac employee and 4 lac establishment.
The EPFO will be ammended to allow non refundable of 75% of three months of salary will hemegy 4.8 crore employees. Can withdraw
Under registered of EPFO and getting benefits
For construction workers – for 3.5 crore workers in construction and Development- 30 thousand crores will be used and GOI will encourage state governments to help.
District Minerals Fund to be used by State Govts in screening and other requirements to fight Coronavirus at District level including medical testing.