Ministry of Home Affairs

Union Home Minister, Shri Amit Shah hailed the key decisions taken by Union Cabinet today, expressed his gratitude to Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi

Shri Amit Shah thanked Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi on the extension of Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana (PMGKAY) till November which will provide rations to crores of poor people

Shri Amit Shah said Prime Minister’s resolve to ensure nobody stays hungry during the Corona disaster is praiseworthy

Ujjwala Yojana also extended till September, will benefit 7.4 crore women: Shri Amit Shah

Union Home Minister said the historic decision of providing affordable rental housing complex for urban migrants under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana will help migrant labourers get rental accommodation at cheaper rates

In the spirit of 'Sabka Saath, Sabka Vishwas', Shri Narendra Modi has extended contribution in the EPF account till August, will benefit about 72 lakh people of small businesses: Shri Amit Shah

Posted On: 08 JUL 2020 8:09PM by PIB Delhi

Union Home Minister, Shri Amit Shah has said the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi’s resolve to ensure nobody stays hungry during the Corona disaster is praiseworthy. In a tweet, Shri Amit Shah expressed his gratitude and thanked the Prime Minister on the decision taken at the Cabinet meeting to extend the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana (PMGKAY) till November which will provide rations to crores of poor people.

 

Shri Amit Shah said, “During the early days of Corona crisis, Prime Minister had taken the decision to provide three free cylinders to poor women for three months under the Ujjwala Yojana. Many families could not fully avail the three cylinders as a result of which the scheme was extended till September”. “This would benefit 7 crore and 40 lakh women,” said Shri Amit Shah.

 

“Today, the cabinet also gave approval to an “Affordable Rental Housing Complex” for urban migrants under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana. With this historic decision of the Modi government, PMAY flats built in cities will be available to the migrant labourers at cheaper rent”, said Shri Amit Shah. Union Home Minister Shri Amit Shah welcomed and thanked Modi ji for this decision which will further strengthen the goal of “Housing for All”.

 

Union Home Minister said, “By re-emphasizing his commitment to the mantra of 'Sabka Saath, Sabka Vishwas', the Prime Minister has extended another very important scheme which caters to the cause of small businesses”. “The contribution in the EPF account has been extended till August, in the cabinet meeting today. This decision of Modi government will benefit about 72 lakh people of small businesses”, said Shri Amit Shah.

 

Shri Amit Shah said the Cabinet approval of Rs.1,00,000 crore 'Agriculture Infrastructure Fund' will strengthen the Agriculture sector and reflects Modi ji’s commitment for all-round development of rural India. It will provide a big momentum to the development of rural infrastructure.

 

 

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