Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel will hand over advantages beneath numerous central authorities schemes to over 13,000 beneficiaries of Bharuch district within the digital presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday. State BJP president CR Paatil may also be current.
The district administration launched a drive referred to as ‘Utkarsh’ beneath which it roped in our bodies such because the Ankleshwar Industries Association (AIA) to seek out beneficiaries, saying incentives per utility.
Sharing particulars, Bharuch District Collector Tushar Sumera mentioned, “We contacted the AIA, which roped in youths to identify beneficiaries by paying an incentive of Rs 250 per approved form. The incentive amount was paid by the AIA, which spent Rs 8 lakh for the same so far.”
On March 31, the motivation quantity was raised to Rs 500, with which the variety of purposes went as much as 13,400, he mentioned including, “We have raised the living standards of the people in Bharuch through central government schemes. We plan to raise the number of beneficiaries.”
Sumera mentioned that the drive started in January and by March, the administration reached 12,800 beneficiaries for 4 central authorities schemes — Rashtriya Vrudh Pension Yojna, Niradhar Vrudh Pension Yojna, Rashtriya Kutumb Sahay Yojna and Ganga Swarup Arthik Sahay Yojna.
“We first came out with WhatsApp helpline numbers through which we appealed to the people to contact us if they find any beneficiaries of such schemes. On getting contacts, we sent people to various villages and we got good results. Later we started Utkarsh camps in talukas and villages. Third phase was to identify beneficiaries through door-to-door verification,” the collector added.
Explaining about finishing up the work, AIA president Ramesh Gabhani mentioned, “We positioned commercials in newspapers calling for teenagers to establish beneficiaries for the federal government schemes. We acquired good response and the youths had been put to work in over 650 villages.
Till March 31, the motivation quantity was Rs 250 per authorised kind and later we elevated it to Rs 500. On one hand, we gave an earnings to the youths and on different, precise beneficiaries may benefit from central authorities schemes.”