The Congress on Wednesday questioned the discharge of the fifteenth batch of PM Kisan Samman Nidhi simply two days earlier than the meeting elections in Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh and questioned whether or not it was “deliberate”.
Whereas polling in Madhya Pradesh can be held in a single section on November 17, voting for the second section can be held in neighboring Chhattisgarh. The primary stage was held on November 7.
The sixth batch of PM-Kisan Samman Nidhi was launched on August 1, 2020, whereas the ninth batch was launched on August 9, 2021, Congress common secretary answerable for communications Jairam Ramesh mentioned in a submit on X in Hindi.
Ramesh, whose occasion goals to retain energy in Chhattisgarh and defeat the BJP in Madhya Pradesh, mentioned the twelfth half was launched on October 17 final 12 months.
“The fifteenth batch will come underneath PM Kisan right this moment, i.e. on November 15, 2023. Now, when elections can be held in Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh in two days, in Rajasthan in 10 days and in Telangana in 15 days, the fifteenth batch can be launched. At present,” he mentioned in his submit on X.
“Is that this delay unintentional?” Ramesh requested.
Elections are scheduled to be held in Rajasthan on November 25, and in Telangana on November 30. The counting of votes in these states together with Mizoram is scheduled to happen on December 3.
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First printed: November 15, 2023 | 11:44 am he
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