Under the Ujjwala scheme, LPG Cylinder will be available for free for the next one year, the government will also continue support in EPF
new Delhi: Prime Minister Modi ( pm modi ), The CCEA meeting is over and the government has taken steps as expected. Agri infra development worth Rs 1 lakh crore has been approved for the development of agricultural infrastructure. The biggest news is about the Ujjwala Yojana scheme that the EMI reference has been extended for one year under this scheme, which means that for the next one year, the beneficiaries will be able to get LPG Cylinder for free.
In this meeting today, to give relief to businessmen and employees, a big decision related to EPF (Employees’ Provident Fund) was being taken, then the government has decided to continue supporting 24% in EPF.
Under the PM Garib Kalyan package, companies which have up to 100 employees and 90 percent of these employees earn less than Rs 15,000 per month, are being contributed by the government on behalf of such companies and their employees. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman in May ( Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman ) Had announced to extend the benefits for three months under the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana (PMGKY), after which the government has approved the decision today. The government will now pay the full 24 per cent of the EPF contribution by August. This will provide relief to 3.67 lakh employers and 72.22 lakh employees.
Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana (Pradhanmantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana) got approval-
Apart from this, the cabinet has also approved the proposal to continue the poor welfare food scheme till November. After which now more than 80 crore beneficiaries will get relief from the expenses incurred in the coming agriculture and festival season. Under this scheme of Modi government, more than 80 crore beneficiaries of National Food Security Scheme (NFSA) will get 5 kg grains and 1 kg gram free for the next 5 months.