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Direct benefit transfer helps government save Rs 36,500 crore

Direct benefit transfer helps government save Rs 36,500 crore

The DBT scheme covers all the central sector and centrally-sponsored schemes where cash benefits are transferred to individual beneficiaries. DNA, 2 days ago
DBT may touch Rs 73,200 cr this financial year The Financial Chronicle, 3 weeks ago

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Parrikar hails Prime Minister's Jan Dhan, direct cash transfer schemes

CHENNAI: Presenting the report card of the NDA government's two years in office, the Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said the government's most significant achievement was empowerment of the poor and marginalised groups through various schemes. ...
 New Indian Express4 days ago
Business Line

Transfer food subsidy directly to consumer: Paswan

Pitching for direct transfer of food subsidy, Union Food Minister Ram Vilas Paswan today asked states to initiate a pilot programme in at least some districts to pay cash directly to ration card holders. The government is implementing Direct Benefit Transfer ...
 Business Line1 week ago Centre asks states to implement Direct Benefit Transfer for food subsidy  Economic Times1 week ago Pilot study on direct transfer of food subsidy shows savings of 15%  Hindu Business Line2 weeks ago Centre mulls advance transfer of kerosene subsidy under DBTK  Business Standard2 months ago
DNA India

Tamil Nadu’s direct cash transfers

The Election Commission may believe it has done enough by postponing voting in two Assembly constituencies in Tamil Nadu where there were allegations of rampant voter bribery and distribution of cash and gifts over the last month, and ordering an inquiry. But ...
 The Hindu1 week ago dna Exclusive| Tamil Nadu Elections 2016: Chief Election Officer Rajesh Lakhoni speaks on voter turnout, cash seized and polls deferred  DNA India1 week ago Tamil Nadu's direct cash transfers  The Hindu1 week ago
Business Standard

Kerosene direct cash transfer launch hits a stumbling block

Pilot scheme delayed by at least a month because of lack of bank accounts and their seeding with Aadhaar Sudheer Pal Singh | New Delhi April 9, 2016 Last Updated at 23:32 IST Lack of bank accounts, their seeding with Aadhaar and the problems in creating ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

Cash Giving to Poor Gains Ground but Fuels Backlash

New Republic magazine looks at the rising popularity of direct, unrestricted cash transfers to poor people and pushback against the aid method among traditional relief agencies. The article recounts the growth of GiveDirectly, a charity that ...
 Chronicle of Philanthropy6 days ago

Mihir Sharma: No, Mr Modi, you are not yet transforming India

There is little or no doubt in my mind that, since the beginning of 2016, there has been much energy, direction and purpose to this government than before. A creditable, forward-looking Union Budget was presented, with relatively sober fiscal ...
 Business Standard India1 day ago
Mumbai Mirror

ODing on the overdraft

The direct benefit transfer of cooking gas subsidy is an example of Jan Dhan Yojana, Aadhaar and Mobile phone (JAM) working in concert to deliver a cash subsidy to a targeted population The PM's scheme to reach the poor by giving them bank ...
 Mumbai Mirror4 days ago

Activist moves HC for probe into Rs. 570-cr. transfer

Activist Traffic Ramaswamy has moved a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) petition in the Madras High Court seeking directions to the Election Commission (EC) and the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to conduct a proper inquiry on the recent attempt by the ...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago

The pros and cons of subsidies through direct benefit transfer

The main takeaway is that PAHAL is potentially a much better alternative compared to PDS With the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government completing its second year in office later this month, there are numerous assessments of how the ...
 Livemint.com2 weeks ago
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