CM publishes letters to beneficiaries; ₹ 1.30 lakh kr. paid out, 1.4 cr. households benefited, he says
Prime Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy said he was satisfied that he had fulfilled 94.50% of election promises over the past two years and reaffirmed his commitment to do what is best for the good of the masses over the next three years. Almost 66% of the beneficiaries are women, he observed.
Jagan Mohan Reddydy published letters on his behalf to the beneficiaries of various programs and a brief report of the pledges made after May 30, 2019, when he was sworn in as Chief Minister in his camp office on Sunday, said Jagan Mohan Reddydy said his government’s achievements were not possible without the participation of the people.
He claimed that 1,64,68,591 households in the state had used 1,41,52,386 different schemes.
“A total of 95,528 crore was paid to people through the direct transfer program and an additional ₹ 37,197 crore was paid through various other programs such as YSR Aarogyasri, Jagananna Thodu, Gorumudda and YSR Sampoorna Poshana.
The total benefits paid out amounted to almost 1.30 lakh crore. The great thing about it is the transparent way in which payments are made right on the beneficiaries’ doorstep, he said.
Praised staff service
Mr. Jagan Mohan Reddy said the village and community volunteers were an important cog in the wheel and their efforts made everything possible. The merits of the district collectors and many government officials were commendable.
Volunteers would hand over a letter detailing the programs each beneficiary had taken advantage of and a snapshot of the commitments made by the government, he said.
Ministers Botcha Satyanarayana, Balineni Srinivasa Reddy, Mekathoti Sucharitha, Dharmana Krishnadas, Amzath Basha, Alla Kali Krishna Srinivas and M. Sankar Narayana, Government Advisor (Public Affairs) Sajjala Ramakrishna Reddy, MLAs Jogi Ramesh and others were present.