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News in numbers | 147 govt subsidy schemes are under direct cash transfer

News in numbers | 147 govt subsidy schemes are under direct ca...

In other news, India suspects the hand of Pakistan-based militant group Jaish-e-Mohammed behind the Uri attack in Jammu & Kashmir 17 What is it? The number of Indian soldiers killed in a militant attack in Uri in Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday., 5 days ago
'Govt to expand DBT to 147 schemes by next March' Press Trust of India, 1 week ago
Indian Express

Plucking the low-hanging fruit of agricultural subsidy reform

The Centre is pushing and many states are implementing Direct Benefit Transfers and encountering little political opposition The entire focus on ushering in a direct benefit transfer (DBT) regime for delivering subsidies to the targeted populations ...
 Indian Express3 days ago Centre assesses DBT implementation by ministries  One India4 weeks ago Centre seeks states' support to implement DBT in fertiliser  Business Standard1 month ago Centre to States: set up direct benefit transfer cells  Business Line2 months ago

Centre may apply the brakes on direct benefit transfer for kerosene

Use of fuel to come down with success of Ujjwala, rural electrification schemes
 Business Line5 days ago CAG blasts govt claim on savings from direct benefit transfer  Deccan Herald1 month ago Give Andhra Pradesh special status to avail GST benefits: YSRCP  Asian Age1 month ago States to get sops based on Aadhaar’s DBT platform  The Hindu2 months ago
Money Control

PMJDY deposit on rise, crosses Rs 42,000-crore mark: Officials

The balance in Jan Dhan accounts has been steadily rising and the government will use such accounts for direct benefit transfers with a view check pilferage, officials said, while adding that these balances have stayed with the banks for a long time.
 Money Control1 week ago Money flow into Jan Dhan accounts gathers pace  Business Line2 months ago Rs 42,000 crore and counting! Jan Dhan is not just a 'Re 1 trick'  Rediff.com1 week ago Rs 12,000 cr fund for skill development  The Financial Chronicle2 months ago

PAHAL savings: Auditor, Oil Ministry on different page in calculation

The CAG found that estimated savings on account of Direct Benefit Transfer of LPG (DBTL), or PAHAL scheme, in 2015-16 by the Ministry for Petroleum & Natural Gas was higher by about 4,000 crore, primarily because of differences in assumption of key variables.
 Business Line1 month ago CAG differs with Oil Ministry on calculation of estimated LPG subsidy savings  Business Line1 month ago Ministry may not contest CAG sum on LPG subsidy  Deccan Herald2 months ago

Maternity leave now raised to 26 weeks

The government is also thinking of introducing direct benefit transfer for women Cutting across party lines, elders in Rajya Sabha passed a Bill that provides for 26 weeks maternity leave, even as some members sought norms for paternity leave so that parents can share the responsibility of raising children. The Maternity Benefit (Amendment) Bill, 2016, which was moved for consideration and passage by Labour Minister Bandaru Dattatreya, was passed by a voice vote. The measure also seeks to ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago RS okays bill for raising maternity leave period to 26 weeks  Mathrubhumi1 month ago RS passes Bill to raise maternity leave to 26 weeks  Deccan Herald1 month ago
Money Control

All Direct Benefit Transfers to be linked to Aadhaar by year end

The government has said it will bring all subsidies and welfare schemes under DBT by Marcy 31 next year, to check leakages and corruption.
 DNA2 months ago Government fixes year-end target of 100 per cent Aadhaar-linked DBT  One India2 months ago Govt fixes year-end target of 100% Aadhaar-linked DBT  Money Control2 months ago

'Servam project on anvil for direct benefits transfer': Jayant Sinha

Servam is a comprehensive platform to take together the elements of Jan Dhan accounts, Aadhaar identification database and mobile phones
 Business Standard2 months ago

Govt says DBT scheme saves Rs 21K cr in LPG subsidy in 2 yrs

The government has clarified that savings resulting from Direct Benefit Transfer of LPG scheme PAHAL is estimated to be Rs 21,261 crore since the launch of the scheme in 2014-15.
 News on Air2 months ago Pahal scheme enables Rs 21,261 cr savings  Prokerala1 month ago

DBT saved Rs 21,000 crore in LPG subsidy: Government

The government on Wednesday said the direct benefit transfer (DBT) scheme on cash subsidy on cooking gas in the last two years had saved it over Rs 21,000 crore.The government response came after a media report that the Comptroller and Auditor General is said ...
 Prokerala2 months ago Only Rs 1,764 crore subsidy saved by DBT scheme on LPG: CAG  Asian Age1 month ago
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