Punjab govt to quickly start disbursing Rs 1,000 a month to girls: Minister
Chandigarh, January 13
The AAP authorities in Punjab will quickly start disbursing Rs 1,000 a month to all girls within the state, Minister Baljit Kaur stated on Friday.
“Information relating to the quantity of Rs 1,000 per 30 days that will probably be given to girls has been ready.
“Quickly this quantity will probably be began to be offered to them,” an official assertion quoted Kaur, the Social Safety, Girls and Little one Growth minister as saying.
AAP’s “assure” of giving Rs 1,000 per 30 days to each grownup lady was certainly one of its key ballot guarantees forward of final 12 months’s Meeting elections.
The AAP stormed to energy with a landslide win, bagging 92 of the 117 meeting seats. However the Bhagwant Mann-led dispensation has come below hearth from the opposition for not fulfilling its key ballot guarantees.
Kaur, who was attending a Lohri occasion in Bathinda, stated the state authorities was additionally making particular efforts to offer employment to youths.
Greater than 25,000 authorities jobs have been offered in 9 months, she stated.