Mamata government denied Rs 8,400 crore direct benefit to farmers: Governor

Each farmer in the state has been denied the benefit of Rs 12,000 due to the administration's refusal to implement the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi scheme, he said.

published on : 25th November 2020

KISAN scam: Rs 37 crore recovered so far

Officials have recovered Rs 37 crore so far from illegal beneficiaries of the PM-KISAN scheme in the Villupuram and Kallakurichi districts.

published on : 8th October 2020

Governor responds to Mamata's letter, asks why state wants to be mediator in PM-Kisan funds transfer

Banerjee had written to the Centre, saying that she was ready to implement PM-Kisan and Ayushman Bharat schemes in West Bengal if the funds are routed through the state govt.

published on : 27th September 2020

Will implement PM-Kisan, Ayushman Bharat if funds routed through state government: Mamata writes to Centre

Under the PM-Kisan scheme, the central government is providing annually Rs 6,000 in three equal installments to the farmers.

published on : 22nd September 2020

Implement PM-Kisan Samman Nidhi scheme instead of shedding 'crocodile tears': Dhankhar to Mamata 

Claiming that 70 lakh farmers in the state have been deprived of the benefits of the programme, Dhankhar said the "palpable injustice" to them is "poor politics".

published on : 22nd September 2020

Seven contract workers arrested from Cuddalore

CB-CID officers arrested the seven employees on Sunday midnight and produced them before Villupuram Sessions Court judge

published on : 15th September 2020

DMK renews demand for CBI inquiry into PM-Kisan Nidhi scam

In a statement, Stalin discounted the contention of Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami that the Centre’s system of allowing self-registration of farmers for the scheme had led to the irregularities

published on : 11th September 2020

Rs 110 crore fraud detected in PM-KISAN accounts in Tamil Nadu

Money went into accounts of over 5 lakh fake beneficiaries across State in last few months

published on : 9th September 2020

PM-KISAN scheme probe: Rs 6 crore swindled using forged documents in Salem

Many farmers who are ineligible for the benefit received the money from this by forging their documents.

published on : 7th September 2020

PM-KISAN scheme probe: CB-CID seizes Rs 68 lakh in Cuddalore

In another major development in the probe into PM-KISAN scheme irregularities in Cuddalore district, CB-CID officials seized nearly Rs 68 lakh on Sunday.

published on : 7th September 2020

78,000 fake PM Kisan accounts weeded out

Similarly, nearly 40,000 fake accounts were identified in Kallakurichi while Rs 3 crore was recovered from these accounts.

published on : 5th September 2020

BJP slams Odisha government for depriving farmers of KALIA assistance

This happened only after the Government decided to merge the KALIA scheme with PM-Kisan in December last year.

published on : 4th September 2020

Yet again, Kisan scammed

When the nation focused on battling Covid, a big network of fraudsters devised plans and ate away PM-KISAN funds for which farmers were desperately waiting

published on : 30th August 2020

Three assistant directors suspended by TN govt for alleged 'irrugularities' in PM-KISAN scheme

During preliminary investigation, the three officials were found directly or indirectly involved in the act.

published on : 23rd August 2020

38,000 fake PM-KISAN accounts weeded out

The scheme was implemented for farmers, wherein Rs 6,000 each will be credited to their bank accounts every four months.

published on : 14th August 2020
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