Updated, Nov. 15, 2023. 9.15 PM.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi gave four Amrit Mantras to make India a developed country during the next 25 years of Amrit Kaal. He said, India can become a developed nation if we strengthen the four Amrit Pillars of a developed country. Prime Minister Modi was speaking on the occasion of the birth anniversary of Bhagwan Birsa Munda at Khunti in Jharkhand on Wednesday.
Prime Minister Modi launched the Pradhan Mantri Janjaatiya Aadivasi Nyaya Mahabhiyaan, PM JanMan on the occasion of third Janjaatiya Gaurav Diwas at Khunti district of Jharkhand on Wednesday. The 24,000 crore rupee scheme aims to benefit and saturate the families and habitations with basic facilities. He said that the government has increased the budget for the welfare of the tribal people by six times.
Prime Minister also launched the ‘Viksit Bharat Sankalp Yatra’ to ensure saturation of flagship govt schemes. He flagged off IEC (Information, Education and Communication) vans in Khunti to reach out to people and create awareness and provide benefits of welfare schemes. He said that the government is taking continuous efforts to achieve 100 percent saturation of central government schemes.
The Prime Minister also released the 15th instalment of about 18000 crore rupees under PM-KISAN Samman Nidhi to benefit more than 8 crore farmer beneficiaries. The Prime Minister also dedicated to the nation and laid the foundation stone of multiple development projects worth around 7200 crore rupees under Education, Railway, Coal, Roads and Petroleum Ministry in Jharkhand.
The Prime Minister said that their government has been continuously focussing on women empowerment through multiple schemes. The government also guarantees that 2 crore women will soon become Lakhpati under the Lakhpati Didi scheme. Prime Minister also said that the central government has passed the Nari Shakti Vandan Adhiniyam, which is a testimony to empower women in this country.
Earlier, Prime Minister paid homage and offered prayers to Bhagwan Birsa Munda on his 148th birth anniversary at his ancestral village in Ulihatu in Khunti. He also met the descendants of Birsa Munda’s family.