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Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana 2022: PMGKY Application Form, Online Application and Benefits

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Under the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana, the Central Government has started on 26 March 2020, keeping in mind the 21-day lock down, so that the poor people do not face any problems. Addressing the press conference, our Finance Minister Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman has started various types of schemes under the Pradhan Mantri Jan Kalyan Yojana. For the successful implementation of the scheme, the Central Government has allocated an amount of 1.70 crores. Benefit of Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana 80 Crore beneficiaries will be provided if you also want to take advantage of this scheme and want to get all the information related to the scheme, then read our article carefully.

Priority under Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana

As you all know that the second wave of corona virus infection is going on in the country. Due to which there is a lockdown in many states. Keeping this in mind, it has been announced to provide ration under the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana. Efforts are being made to reach ration to all the eligible beneficiaries through this scheme. Through the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana, priority will be given to the citizens of the economically weaker sections of the country such as road dwellers, garbage collectors, hawkers, rickshaw pullers, migrant laborers etc. This information was provided by Sudhanshu Pandey, Secretary, DFPD.

Scheme extended till September 2022

It has been decided by the central government to extend the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana for 6 months. This has been announced by the Central Government on 26 March 2022. For which Rs 30.40 lakh will be spent by the government. Now through this scheme free ration will be provided to the beneficiaries till September 2022. This information was also provided by Prime Minister Narendra Modi through a tweet. More than 80 crore citizens of the country will be able to take advantage of this scheme. This scheme was announced after the implementation of the lockdown in March 2020.

The purpose of implementing the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana is to ensure the availability of ration to every citizen due to coronavirus. More than 5 kg of food grains are provided to every citizen through this scheme. All the citizens of the country who have ration card can get 5 kg additional ration per month under this scheme along with ration from their quota.

759 lakh metric tonnes of food grains allocated for 80 crore beneficiaries

As you all know Prime Minister Garib Kalyan by Government of India in March 2020 Package was announced by the Government of India in March 2020. Under this package, additional and free food grains were distributed to 80 crore beneficiaries of National Food Security Act through Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana. The scheme was launched with the objective of providing food security to the needy citizens to face the economic constraints caused by the pandemic. Through this scheme, the amount of monthly food normally distributed to priority households was doubled.

For distribution of food grains to about 80 crore NFSA beneficiaries from the first phase to the fifth phase of this scheme, 759 lakh metric tonnes of food grains have been allocated to the states and union territories. This is equivalent to about Rs 2.6 lakh crore in food grain subsidy. So far about 580 lakh metric tonnes of food grains have been distributed to the beneficiaries.

Five phases of Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana

Initially, the operation of this scheme was announced for only 3 months which was April 2020, May 2020 and June 2020. This was the first phase of the plan. After this the second phase of this scheme was announced from July 2020 to November 2020. Due to the continuing crisis of the Kovid-19 epidemic in the year 2021-22, it was decided by the government in April 2021 to extend the scheme for the period of May 2021 and June 2021. This was the third phase of the plan. After this, the fourth phase of this scheme was also operated by the government which was from July 2021 to November 2021. After this, it has been decided to continue the fifth phase of this scheme from December 2021 to March 2022.

The benefit of free ration scheme will be provided till May 2022

The cabinet meeting was organized by Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on 20 December 2021. In which it has been decided to extend the distribution of free ration for 6 months. Now the citizens of Delhi will be provided free ration till 31st May 2022. This information was provided by Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal through a digital press conference after the cabinet meeting. Under the National Food Security Act and Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana , the Delhi government is distributing free ration to the beneficiaries. Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana was launched last year due to coronavirus infection.

  • Earlier this scheme was started from April to June, after which this scheme was extended till November. In May 2021, a decision was taken by the Delhi government to provide additional free ration to the needy.
  • 5 kg food grains were provided to all the needy including migrant workers, unorganized workers, construction workers, domestic helpers (who do not have ration cards) as per the eligibility prescribed under NFSA. Due to which the number of non PDS poor beneficiaries has increased to 40 lakhs.
  • 4 kg of wheat and 1 kg of rice are provided per person per month. Till now 20 lakh citizens have been benefited through this scheme. Apart from this, free fertilizer money has been made available to 7.2 million beneficiaries under NSS.

Key Facts Prime Minister Garib Kalyan Yojana

scheme name Prime Minister’s Ration Subsidy Scheme
started by by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi
beneficiary Country 80 crore beneficiaries
Objective Subsidy will be provided to poor people on ration

Phased allocation and distribution of food grains

During the year 2020-21 – The first and second phase of this scheme was operated in the year 2020-21. For a distribution period of 8 months, 321 lakh metric tonnes of food grains were allotted to the States and Union Territories. Out of which the States and Union Territories have reported the total distribution of 298.8 LMT of food grains to an average of about 94% NFSA population which is 75 crore beneficiaries per month across the country.

During the year 2021 22- Phase 3, Phase 4 and Phase 5 have been conducted in the year 2021 22, whose information is as follows:-

  • Phase 3 – Phase 3 has been conducted from May 2021 to June 2021. During the third phase, 79.46 lakh metric tonnes of food grains have been allocated by the government for the distribution period of 2 months. Out of which States and Union Territories have reported distribution of 75.2 MLT food grains per month to 95% NFSA population on an average. Which means that 94.5% food grains have been allotted to about 75.18 crore beneficiaries.
  • Phase 4 – Phase 4 has been conducted from July 2021 to November 2021. In this phase, 198.78 lakh metric tonnes of food grains have been allocated by the government to the states and union territories for a distribution period of 5 months. Out of which information about the distribution of 186.1 LMT food grains has been provided by the Union Territories and States. Under which 93% of the beneficiaries have been covered. Which means that 93.6% food grains have been allocated to about 74.4 crore beneficiaries.
  • Phase 5- Phase 5 will be conducted from December 2021 to March 2022. The government has allocated 163 LMT of food grains to all the states and union territories for a distribution period of 4 months. Out of which 19.76 LMT food grains have been distributed to the beneficiaries so far.

Distribution of ration done through one nation one ration card

One nation one ration card scheme was also launched by the government. Through which ration can be obtained through one ration card in the entire country. States like Bihar, Andhra Pradesh, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Telangana, Karnataka, Kerala, Maharashtra, Haryana and Madhya Pradesh have recorded the maximum limit of inter-state portability transactions for distribution of Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana from Phase I to Phase IV. Is. Similarly, Delhi, Haryana, Maharashtra, Gujarat, Dadra Nagar Haveli and Daman & Diu, Uttar Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Karnataka, Jammu & Kashmir, Jharkhand recorded maximum number of international portability transactions under this scheme from Phase I to IV. Has been.

5 kg rice per person to be provided in Odisha by March 2022

Orissa Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has instructed to distribute additional 5 kg rice per person to the beneficiaries of State Food Security Scheme on 11th December 2021. This distribution will be provided free of cost for 4 months. Additional rice will be provided to all scheme beneficiaries by March 2022. Due to this distribution, the beneficiaries enrolled in the Food Security Scheme will get the benefits at par with the National Food Security Act. 288528 families of 915532 families registered under this scheme will be the beneficiaries. 4571 tonnes of rice per month will be distributed to the beneficiaries. A total of 18310.64 tonnes of rice will be provided to the beneficiaries for 4 months. For which Rs 68.13 crore will be spent by the government.

A grand campaign of ration distribution will be organized in Uttar Pradesh

On 12 December 2021, the Uttar Pradesh government has decided to start a Maha Abhiyan for distribution of ration. This information was provided by the state government that this campaign is the biggest ration distribution campaign in the country so far. The benefit of this campaign will be provided directly to the Antyodaya and domestic ration card holders. Under this campaign, double ration will be distributed to Antyodaya ration card holders and eligible families. This ration will be distributed to more than 15 crore ration card holders. All MPs and MLAs have been instructed to monitor this campaign.

Through this campaign, the economically weaker citizens, laborers and farmers of the state will also be benefited. Apart from this, the UP government will also provide free wheat and rice twice a month to the ration card holders. Food, oil and salt will also be provided free of cost through ration shops.

The scheme will be extended till March 2022.

As you all know through the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana , more than 80 crore beneficiaries are provided 5 kg of food grains per month. The scheme was launched in April 2020 for 3 months due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Since then the scheme has been expanded 4 times. A statement was made by the Food Secretary on 5 November 2021 that no extension of this scheme after 30 November 2021 would be done due to the improvement in the economy. But it has been decided by the cabinet on 24 November 2021 that this scheme will be extended till March 2022. This information was provided by Union Minister Anurag Thakur. Under this fifth phase, a fertilizer subsidy of Rs 53344.52 crore will be allowed on food. Apart from this, the total cost of this scheme will reach up to 2.6 lakh crores.

Scheme expanded by Delhi government

So far , four phases of Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana have been implemented. Under the fourth phase, additional food grains have been allocated by the government till November 2021. Through this scheme free ration of 5 kg per person per month is provided. This scheme was started in the year 2020 due to the coronavirus pandemic. It has been decided by the Delhi government to extend this scheme till May 2022. The Center has been urged by the Delhi Government to extend this scheme to all the states. Keeping in view the people who have become unemployed due to Kovid-19, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has urged the Center to expand the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana.

On 7 November 2021, this information has been provided by Sudhanshu Pandey, Secretary, Department of Fertilizers and Public Distribution, that there is no proposal to pursue this scheme. This decision has been taken in view of the improvement in the economy under the OMSS policy and good disposal of fertilizer money in the open market.

Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana will be extended till Holi in Uttar Pradesh

As you all know Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana was started with the aim of providing free ration during the Corona call. Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath ji has now decided to extend this scheme till Holi. This information was provided by the Chief Minister on 3 November 2021. Earlier it was decided to extend the scheme till November. But now it has been decided by the government to provide the benefit of Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana till Holi. 15 crore citizens of Uttar Pradesh have benefited through this scheme. Apart from this, information was also given by the Chief Minister that along with 5 kg rice or wheat and 1 kg pulse, 1 liter cooking oil, salt and sugar will also be provided.

Prime Minister will interact with the beneficiaries of the scheme

On August 5, 2021, the Prime Minister of our country, Shri Narendra Modi , will interact with the beneficiaries of Garib Kalyan Yojana . Under this scheme, ration distribution process is going to start from August 5, 2021 and Van Mahotsav will also be organized. On this occasion, the Prime Minister will interact with the beneficiaries of selected fair price shops of Varanasi, Gorakhpur, Moradabad, Hamirpur, Ayodhya, Barabanki, Shahjahanpur, Kaushambi, Agra and Bahraich through video conferencing. About 100 beneficiaries will be present at each fair price shop on Van Mahotsav and arrangement of television will also be ensured at fair price shops. So that the beneficiaries present there can see the conversation. The responsibility of ensuring the availability of food grains at every fair price shop has been entrusted to the District Supply and Marketing Officer.

Expansion of Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana

l The fourth phase of Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana has been started by the government. Under which it has been announced to allocate additional food grains to the beneficiaries of the National Food Security Act by 30 November 2021 . This information has been given by the Union Ministry of Consumer Affairs. This decision has been taken in a meeting chaired by the Prime Minister on 23 June 2021. While addressing the nation on 7 June 2021, it was announced by the Prime Minister that this scheme will be extended till Diwali. The first Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana was started for 2 months due to Coronavirus infection. For which an expenditure of Rs 26,602 crore was estimated.

Total allocation of 204 metric tonnes of manure will be done

Now about 80 crore NFSA beneficiaries will be provided additional 204 lakh metric tonnes of fertilizer money through Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana. The entire expenditure on this scheme will be borne by the Central Government. On which ₹67,266 crore will be spent. Apart from this, the allocation of wheat and rice will be done by the Department of Food and Public Distribution. This scheme can also be expanded by the department keeping in view the unfavorable conditions. The expansion of this scheme has also been appreciated by External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar. 80 crore people will get free food through Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana. Last year also, through this scheme, 80 crore beneficiaries were provided 5 kg food grains for 8 months.

Food grains provided to NFSA beneficiaries in May 2021 and June 2021

Under the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana, more than 63.67 lakh metric tonnes of food grains have been taken from FCI depots by the states and union territories. Food grains have been distributed by the Central Government to 55 crore NFSA beneficiaries in 34 states and union territories in May 2021 . This food distribution is about 28 lakh metric tonnes. Apart from this, about 1.3 lakh metric tonnes of food grains have been distributed to 2.6 crore NFSA beneficiaries in June 2021. While distributing the manure, the covid protocol has been fully followed. Food grains have been distributed to 90% and 12% (respectively) of NFSA beneficiaries under the National Food Security Act in May and June 2021. For which an amount of Rs 13000 crore has been spent by the government.

Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana Monthly Allocation (in MT)

State/Union Territory  Wheat  Rice  Total
 Andhra Pradesh  0  134112  134112
 Andaman and Nicobar  41  263  304
 Arunachal Pradesh  0  4202  4202
 Assam  0  125164  124154
 A state in Eastern India  174233  261349  435582
 Chandigarh  1397  0  1397
 Chhattisgarh  0  100385  100385
 Dadar Nagar Haveli And Daman And Diu  300  1049  1349
 Delhi  29112  7278  36390
 Goa  0  2661  2661
 Gujarat  119600  51257  170857
 Haryana  63245  0  63245
 Himachal Pradesh  8411  5911  14322
 Jammu and Kashmir  10490  25715  36205
 Jharkhand  52740  79110  131850
 Karnataka  0  200965  200965
 Kerala  14156  63244  77400
 Ladakh  213  507  719
 Lakshadeep  0  110  110
 Madhya Pradesh  241310  0  241310
 Maharashtra  196433  153652  350085
 Manipur  0  9301  9301
 Meghalaya  0  10728  10728
 Mizoram  0  3341  3341
 Nagaland  0  7023  7023
 Orissa  21519  140646 162165
 Puducherry  0  3152  3152
 Punjab  70757  0  70757
 Rajasthan  220006  0  220006
 Sikkim  0  1894  1894
 Tamil Nadu  18235  164112  182347
 Telangana  0  95811  95811
 Tripura  0  12509  12509
 Uttar Pradesh  441576  294384  735960
 Uttarakhand  18582  12388  30970
 West Bengal  180551  120368  300919
 Total  1882908  2092579  3975487

Total allocation of 2 months under Garib Kalyan Yojana (May-June 2021) (in LMT)

State/Union Territory  Wheat  Rice  Total
 Andhra Pradesh 0.00 2.68 2.68
 Andaman and Nicobar 0.00 0.01 0.01
 Arunachal Pradesh 0.00 0.08 0.08
 Assam 0.00 2.50 2.50
 A state in Eastern India 3.48 5.23 8.71
 Chandigarh 0.03 0.00 0.03
 Chhattisgarh 0.00 2.01 2.01
 Dadar Nagar Haveli And Daman And Diu 0.01 0.02 0.03
 Delhi 0.58 0.15 0.73
 Goa 0.00 0.05 0.05
 Gujarat 2.39 1.03 3.42
 Haryana 1.26 0.00 1.26
 Himachal Pradesh 0.17 0.12 0.29
 Jammu and Kashmir 0.21 0.51 0.72
 Jharkhand 1.05 1.58 2.64
 Karnataka 0.00 4.02 4.02
 Kerala 0.28 1.26 1.55
 Ladakh 0.00 0.01 0.01
 Lakshadeep 0.00 0.00 0.00
 Madhya Pradesh 4.83 0.00 4.83
 Maharashtra 3.93 3.07 7.00
 Manipur 0.00 0.19 0.19
 Meghalaya 0.00 0.21 0.21
 Mizoram 0.00 0.07 0.07
 Nagaland 0.00 0.14 0.14
 Orissa 0.43 2.81 3.24
 Puducherry 0.00 0.06 0.06
 Punjab 1.42 0.00 1.42
 Rajasthan 4.40 0.00 4.40
 Sikkim 0.00 0.04 0.04
 Tamil Nadu 0.36 3.28 3.65
 Telangana 0.00 1.92 1.92
 Tripura 0.00 0.25 0.25
 Uttar Pradesh 8.83 5.89 14.72
 Uttarakhand 0.37 0.25 0.62
 West Bengal 3.61 2.41 6.02
 Total 37.66 41.85 79.51

Lifting (Progressive) under Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana (in MT)

State/Union Territory  Wheat  Rice  Total Percentage of Monthly Allocation
 Andhra Pradesh 0 268223 268223 200
 Andaman and Nicobar 0 526 526 173
 Arunachal Pradesh 0 8403 8403 200
 Assam 0 214397 214397 171
 A state in Eastern India 297246 304083 601329 138
 Chandigarh 2794 0 2794 200
 Chhattisgarh 0 199646 199646 199
 Dadar Nagar Haveli And Daman And Diu 583 2045 2628 195
 Delhi 55098 13388 68486 188
 Goa 0 5322 5322 200
 Gujarat 207267 93489 300756 176
 Haryana 113103 0 113103 179
 Himachal Pradesh 16683 11717 28400 198
 Jammu and Kashmir 18966 45808 64774 179
 Jharkhand 93823 149980 243803 185
 Karnataka 0 363163 363163 181
 Kerala 28313 126487 154800 200
 Ladakh 412 966 1378 192
 Lakshadeep 0 220 220 200
 Madhya Pradesh 450378 0 450378 187
 Maharashtra 276788 137715 414503 118
 Manipur 0 18204 18204 196
 Meghalaya 0 21455 21455 200
 Mizoram 0 6682 6682 200
 Nagaland 0 14047 14047 200
 Orissa 41893 242925 284818 176
 Puducherry 0 6303 6303 200
 Punjab 141513 0 141513 200
 Rajasthan 307134 0 307134 140
 Sikkim 0 3630 3630 192
 Tamil Nadu 35416 319189 354605 194
 Telangana 0 191620 191620 200
 Tripura 0 25018 25018 200
 Uttar Pradesh 855396 573686 1429082 194
 Uttarakhand 34619 22682 57301 185
 West Bengal 317760 202890 520650 173
 Total 3295185 3593909 6889094 173

Prime Minister’s Garib Kalyan Yojana extended till Deepawali

The Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana was started by the Prime Minister of our country, Narendra Modi, due to Coronavirus infection. Through this scheme free food grains are made available to all the beneficiaries. All those beneficiaries who come under the purview of NFSA will be provided 5 kg of food grains per person per month under this scheme. The government has now decided to extend the scope of this scheme till Diwali. This information has been provided by the Prime Minister himself in his address to the nation. Under which about 80 crore beneficiaries will get free food grains by November 2021.

The work of supplying food grains all over the country by FCI is going on fast so that food grains can be reached to all the states and union territories. During May 2021, 1433 food grains have been provided through FCI at the rate of 46 rakes per day. Under the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana , the entire cost of food subsidy, inter-state transport and dealer margin/additional dealer margin will be borne by the Government of India without any state or union territory sharing.

Food grains lifted by states and union territories

Under this scheme, 69 LMT has been supplied by the Food Corporation of India to all 36 states and union territories till June 7, 2021. Of these, the allocation for May-June 2021 has been fully lifted by 13 states and union territories. These states include Andhra Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh, Chandigarh, Goa, Kerala, Lakshadweep, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Puducherry, Punjab, Telangana and Tripura. Apart from this, the allocation for May 2021 has been fully lifted by 23 states and union territories.

Including Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Assam, Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Daman Diu, Delhi, Gujarat, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Ladakh, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Manipur, Odisha, Rajasthan, Sikkim, Tamil Nadu, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand and West Bengal are included. 100% of the allocation has also been lifted by 5 North Eastern States. These five states include Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland and Tripura. The lifting of food grains is also going on by Manipur and Assam and soon 100% lifting will be done by these states also.

Expansion of Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana in 2021

This scheme was launched by the government in March 2020. This scheme is a part of Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Package. Through this scheme, 5 kg food grains (wheat/rice) and 1 kg pulses are given to the ration card holders by the central government. This scheme was started from April 2020 to June 2020. In view of the outbreak of Corona virus, this scheme was extended till Chhath Puja. This year, the benefit of Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana will be provided by the government in May 2021 and June 2021. This information has been provided by the Home Minister of our country Shri Amit Shah ji through a tweet.

  • All ration card holders can get 5 kg of food grains for free through this scheme. About 80 crore people will be provided 5 kg food grains in May 2021 and June 2021. For which an amount of Rs 26000 crore will be spent by the government.
  • A special feature of the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana is that as many people whose names are registered in your ration card, 5 kg of food grains will be provided to them.
  • For example, if the names of 4 people are registered in your ration card, then you will be provided 20 kg of food grains. This grain will be different from the grain received every month. This means that if you get 5 kg food grains on ration card in 1 month then you will be provided 10 kg food grains. You can take this grain from the same ration shop from where you get ration every month.

New insurance cover for Corona Warriors under PMGKY

The Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana was launched by the Central Government on 26 March 2020, keeping in mind the poor at the time of Corona epidemic, under which various types of facilities were provided to the people of the country. But during the announcement made on Monday, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has claimed to settle the current claims of Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana by 24 April 2021 to create a new cover for Corona Warriors. The Ministry tweeted in relation to Corona Warriors that the insurance cover available under PMGKY will be settled by 24 April 2021 and a new distribution will be provided to Corona Warriors immediately thereafter.

  • In the new cover by the insurance companies including the ministry, an insurance cover of up to ₹ 500000 will be provided to the warriors.
  • Simultaneously, it was told by the ministry by tweeting that the ministry has spoken to the insurance companies for this new insurance cover.
  • The main objective of providing this cover is to boost the morale of the COVID-19 warriors who have played a vital role during this pandemic.

Pradhanmantri Garib Kalyan Yojana 3.0

The Prime Minister of our country, Narendra Modi, while taking forward the incentive assistance under this scheme, preparations are being made to start the third phase of PM Garib Kalyan Yojana, under this scheme to deal with the financial problems due to corona virus. Preparations are being made to bring the third stimulus package by the central government. On the basis of reports, in the third incentive package under this scheme, free food grains will be provided to the poor people of the country till March next year. The central government is planning to extend the duration of this scheme for social security. Cash transfer scheme can also be included under this scheme. According to the report, in the third stimulus package, the government can transfer hair to 20 crore Jan Dhan accounts and 3 crore poor old people, widows, disabled people.

Number of grains allotted and distributed in PMGKY 2.0

As you all know that under this scheme, all the poor ration card holder families of the country will be provided 5 kg wheat or 5 kg rice free of cost by the government till November. So let us tell you that for these five months, 201 lakh tonnes of food grains have been allocated by the government and out of these, 89.76 lakh tonnes of food grains have been raised by the states and 60.52 lakh tonnes of food grains have been distributed by the states to the poor people under this scheme. . Under this scheme, 35.84 lakh tonnes of food grains have been given to the beneficiaries in the month of July and the total number of beneficiaries is 71.68 crores. Similarly, 24.68 lakh tonnes of food grains have been distributed to the beneficiaries in the month of August and the total number of beneficiaries is 49.36 crores.

PMGKY 2.0

ECR required to avail Garib Kalyan Yojana benefits

There are many institutes all over India who have filled the declaration for this, but there are many institutes who have not submitted the ECR yet. Due to which they are not getting the benefit of Garib Kalyan Yojana . All those institutions who have not filed ECR yet can take advantage of this scheme by filing ECR as soon as possible.

All those members who have already filled ECR before the implementation of this scheme will also get the benefit of this scheme. Along with this, there are many such members who have not updated their Aadhaar KYC. By contacting such members, the department is giving information about updating their Aadhaar. Please all those members who are not getting the benefit of the scheme due to non-update of Aadhaar KYC, they should get their Aadhaar KYC updated as soon as possible and take advantage of the scheme.

PM Garib Kalyan Yojana New Update

As you all know, due to the global pandemic of Coronavirus, the Central Government had announced the benefits of Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana and Self-reliant India Scheme to all sections under the EPF Act 1952. Under this scheme, the Central Government will provide the vehicle of EPF and EPS contribution. If you want to take advantage of this scheme, then it is mandatory for you to deposit the ECR of your employers in the Employees’ Provident Fund Welfare. About 1 lakh 80000 people will be able to take benefit under this scheme. Under this scheme, a benefit of Rs.6 crore 58 lakh has been provided in the month of June and Rs.5 crore 60 lakh in the month of July.

Prime Minister Garib Kalyan Package

The Prime Minister’s Garib Kalyan Package was announced by the Finance Minister of our country, Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman. The budget of this package was Rs 1.70 lakh crore. This package was launched to provide assistance to the citizens of the country in fighting the coronavirus infection. Many types of announcements were made under this scheme, which are as follows.

insurance plan for health workers

Through this scheme, an insurance cover of Rs 500,000 was provided to health workers treating infected patients. Apart from this, health centers and hospitals of the central and state government were also covered under this scheme. An insurance cover of Rs 22 lakh was provided to the healthy employees working in all these health centers and hospitals. The benefit of this scheme can be availed by Safai Karmi, Ward Boy, Nurse, ASHA worker, Paramedic, Technician, Doctor etc.

PM Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana

Through the PM Garib Kalyan Yojana, the central government had announced to provide free ration to all eligible beneficiaries. About 80 crore citizens have been provided free ration through this scheme. PM Garib Kalyan Yojana was started by the government for 3 months which was extended due to circumstances.

relief package for construction workers

Orders were given by the Central Government to all the State Governments to use the Building and Construction Workers Welfare Fund to provide relief to the construction workers. Financial assistance has been provided to construction workers through this fund.

PM Kisan Yojana

Under this scheme, an amount of ₹ 2000 is provided by the government to all the eligie farmers thrice a year. In the first week of April 2020, the decision to transfer this amount to the farmers’ account was taken under the Prime Minister’s Garib Kalyan Package. About 8.7 crore farmers got the benefit of this scheme.

MANREGA

It was also decided to increase the wages of all MNREGA workers through the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Package. Earlier this salary was ₹ 182 per day which was increased to ₹ 202 per day. About 13.62 crore families will be benefited through this scheme.

Jan Dhan Account

All the women of the country who had opened their Jan Dhan accounts were provided ₹ 500 per month for 3 months. Through this scheme, an amount of ₹ 500 has been transferred to the accounts of about 20 crore women for 3 months.

District Minerals Fund

Under the Prime Minister’s Garib Kalyan Package, orders have been given by the Central Government to all the State Governments to use the District Mineral Fund so that coronavirus infection can be prevented.

Financial assistance to senior citizens, widows and handicapped

Through the Prime Minister’s Garib Kalyan Package, financial assistance of ₹ 1000 was provided to all senior citizens, widows and disabled citizens for 3 months. Through which about 3 crore citizens were benefitted.

PM Garib Kalyan Yojana

As you know that on May 12, 2020, a self-reliant India package of 20 lakh crore rupees has been announced by the Prime Minister of our country. By Nirmala Sitharaman ji on Thursday. Under this announcement, the migrant laborers of the country who do not have their own ration card under the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana will now be provided by the government at the rate of 5 kg rice/wheat and 1 kg gram per family for two months. This will benefit about 8 crore migrants of the country. About Rs 3500 crore will be spent on this. The entire cost of this will be borne by the central government.

PMGKY

Prime Minister Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana

This decision has been taken after forcing people to stay inside their homes for the next 21 days after PM Modi announced a 21-day lockdown across the country due to Corona virus in the country. The Narendra Modi-led government has approved the world’s largest food security scheme to benefit 80 crore people across the country. Under this scheme, all ration card holders will be given 2 times the ration as compared to the existing ration for 3 months by the central government, this additional grain or ration will be given absolutely free of cost, along with ensuring the amount of protein among the countrymen. 1 kg of pulses will also be given every month, according to the sources, wheat will be given at Rs. 2 per kg and rice will be given at Rs. 3 per kg.

Prime Minister Garib Kalyan Yojana

Transfer Amount under Garib Kalyan Yojana

The Finance Ministry said that under PMGKY scheme, funds are being distributed in the accounts of the beneficiaries within a limited time frame, so far under Pradhanmantri Garib Kalyan Yojana , through digital payment, Jan Dhan Yojana, Ujjwala Yojana, PM Kisan Yojana benefits are provided. are being done. Under the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana by the Central Government, an amount of Rs 28,256 crore is to be provided to the beneficiaries. The first installment has been released by the government in the month of April, Rs 5,606 crore has been transferred to the accounts of about 7.15 crore beneficiaries of the Ujjwala scheme.

Food grains received so far under the scheme

Under this scheme, 5 kg of wheat or rice is being given free to every member of the poor family of the country, one kg of gram dal is also available free. It is given to every family every month. So far, food grains have been given to 93% beneficiaries in April, 91% in May and 71% in June. For this, the states have so far taken 116 lakh metric tonnes of food grains from the central government.

PM Garib Kalyan Yojana New Update

The poor people of the country are facing difficulties due to the lock down, due to which the central government is sending money to the bank accounts of the poor of the country to provide financial assistance. The Finance Ministry said on Thursday that till April 22, under the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana, more than 33 crore poor people have been given financial assistance of Rs 31,235 crore. The work of distribution of ration has been started under the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana. Ration was distributed under this scheme in many areas of the city on Saturday. Under the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana, free ration was distributed to two hundred and fifty families in the Model House area.

Beneficiaries so far in Mohali district

Under this scheme, under the National Food Security Act, 2013, 15 kg wheat and 3 kg pulses etc. have been provided free ration to 7,000 people in Mohali district for three months on Sunday. So far 87000 people of Mohali district have been benefited under this scheme. If you also want to take advantage of this scheme, then you can get it through your ration card.

Garib Kalyan Yojana PM

In view of the increasing outbreak of corona virus in the country, there is a situation of lock down in the whole country. Because of which the Government of India has started a self-reliant India campaign with a relief package amount of 20 lakh crores to help all the citizens of the country. From the challenges, SHG is trying to help the migrant worker. In this lockdown period the government is directly transferring the money to the farmers and other people of the country and the money they are benefiting from their account through DBT mode. | Under this garib kalyan yojana, free ration is being provided to the poor people of the country.

Pradhanmantri Garib Kalyan Yojana

The country’s Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has announced a relief package of 1.70 lakh crores under the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana for the poor on 26 March to help fight against the corona virus. Government poor through Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana Trying to help people, working women, women, widowers, physically challenged, SHGs, migrant workers, poor people. Farmers and other people of the country through this lockdown period and the money for which they are getting benefitted will be directly transferred to their account through DBT mode.

Facility provided in Garib Kalyan Yojana

The Ministry of Home Affairs of India has announced a relief package of 1.7 lakh crores under the PMGKY scheme to help the poorest people. Under this scheme Govt. PM Kisan Yojana for farmers (2000/- send in first week of April), Ration card holder (80 crore people) – 5 KG ration free, Corona Warriors (Doctor, Nurse, Employee) – 50 lakh insurance Jan Dhan Yojana – 500/- for next three months {for Widow, Poor Citizens, Disabled, Senior Citizen} – 1000/- (for next three months), Ujjwala Yojana – Gas cylinder free for next 3 months . SHGs – Additional 10 Lakh Collateral Loan, For Construction Worker – 31000 Crore Funds Release, EPF – 24% (12% + 12%) to be paid to Govt for next three months.

PM Garib Kalyan Scheme New Update

As you all know that under PM Garib Kalyan Yojana, the country’s Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced an economic package of Rs 1.70 lakh crore on 26 March. To fulfill this, under this scheme, the central government is helping by providing free food grains to the poor, farmers and women, as well as providing money in the accounts. Under this scheme by the central government, 39 crore financially poor of the country Rs 34,800 has been transferred to the bank accounts of citizens. Under PMGKY scheme, Rs 500 is being deposited in Jan Dhan accounts of women per month. The government has deposited the installment twice.

PMGKY

Under the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana (PMGKY), Rs 46,000 crore has been allocated. 104.4 lakh tonnes of rice would be required in the next three months to provide food grains to poor families. So far, the central government has lifted 56.7 lakh tonnes of rice for various states. Similarly, 15.6 lakh tonnes of wheat will be required in the next three months. Also, the government has so far allocated 7.7 lakh tonnes of wheat to various states.

Status of PM Garib Kalyan Yojana

  • By successful implementation of the Garib Kalyan Yojana, the benefits of the scheme are being passed on to the beneficiaries by various state governments with the help of the central government. Thousands of funds have been distributed through Direct Benefit Transfer, this amount is a total of Rs 1600 lakh crores.
  • Recently, an amount of Rs 611 crore has been distributed in the account of 27.5 lakh Mnrega laborers under the Mazdoor Allowance Scheme to fight the disaster of Corona virus.
Prime Minister Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana

Purpose of Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana

As there are many people who are financially weak and are living their life by hard work, but due to the havoc of Corona virus, there is a 21-day lockdown in the whole country so that poor people do not go to their work. Seeing this problem, the Prime Minister has announced this PM Ration Subsidy Scheme, through this scheme the people of the country can get 7 kg ration every month on subsidy. Through this scheme, the poor people of the country can live a good life sitting at home during the lockdown days.

Prime Minister Garib Kalyan Yojana

As you know that there is a 21-day lock down in the whole of India. At this time poor people are very worried about the ration to eat, so the government will provide help to the poor of the country through this scheme through both food and money. Under this scheme, the central government will help the poor people of the country financially. By directly transferring the amount through DBT to the bank account of the beneficiaries. Due to this, the Finance Minister of our country, Nirmala Sitharaman, through a press conference on 26 March 2020, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman talked about the benefits under the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana and along with the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana, some important announcements were also made.

Some other important announcements of Prime Minister Garib Kalyan

Physician and other medical staff insurance scheme

Under this scheme, all the workers working in the medical field like doctors, nurses, medical staff, Asha workers and all other staff will be provided insurance up to Rs. 50 lakh by the government. The purpose of starting this scheme is to work in the medical field. To provide safety to the workers and at the same time motivate them to take good care of the patients fighting the Karona virus.

Prime Minister Garib Kalyan Divyang Pension Scheme

Hon’ble Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman while addressing the related said that in view of the ongoing situation in the country, an additional pension of Rs. 1000 will be provided by the government for the coming 3 months for the elderly disabled of the country and this benefit will be given through DBT which is Direct Benefit Transfer. About three crore beneficiaries will be covered under this scheme.

Deendayal Scheme for Self Service Groups _

By amending the Deendayal scheme by the Government of India , now a loan of up to ₹ 20 lakh will be made available to the women working under the Women’s Self Help Group, this amount was earlier limited to Rs 10 lakh, as well as for the coming 3 months by the government. Women whose accounts have been opened under Jan Dhan will be provided an amount of Rs 500 through DBT for the next 3 months.

lpg bpl gas scheme

Keeping in view the disaster of Karona virus, it was recently decided by the government to lock down for 21 days, but at the same time in view of the condition of the poor, three LPG gas cylinders to all BPL families for the coming 3 months by the Government of India. Will be provided absolutely free , under the scheme, it was written that about 8.3 crore beneficiaries will be involved. Under the Ujjwala scheme, 97.8 lakh cylinders have been delivered to the needy.

Government will give 3 months EPF

An announcement has also been made by the government under the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana that for the coming 3 months, the EPF contribution will be done by the Central Government by the Government of India, that is, 24 percent of the contribution will be made by the Central Government in the EPF account of the employees. In which 100 or more employees work and the salary of the employees is at least ₹ 15000.

Highlights of the plan

  • The people of the country who are associated with the medical field and are putting their lives at risk against the corona virus, will be provided life insurance up to Rs 50 lakh by the central government.
  • Under this scheme, the country’s Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman ji has helped the farmers of the country, MGNREGA workers, poor widows, poor disabled and poor pensioners, Jan Dhan Yojana, beneficiaries of Ujjwala, women of self-help groups, organized sector workers and working in construction. Announced for the people.
  • As part of this scheme, a pension of Rs 1405 crore has been sent to 2.82 crore people. These include widow pension, pension amount given to senior citizens and disabled.
  • An additional 1000 rupees will be given to the elderly, disabled and widows in two installments for three months. Three crore people will be benefited by this.
  • Free cylinders will be given to the beneficiaries of Ujjwala scheme for three months. In which about 8 crore beneficiaries of the country will be benefited.
  • Under the Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana, an amount of Rs 500 per month will be provided to the women Jan Dhan account holders of the country for 3 months. About 20 crore women will be benefited by this.

Some salient features of Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana

benefits of the scheme amount/profit
Ration card holders (80 crore people) Additional 5 kg ration free
Corona Warriors (Doctors, Nurses, Staff) 50 lakh insurance
Farmers (Registered in PM Kisan Yojana) 2000/- (in the first week of April)
Jan Dhan Account Holder (Female) 500/- next three months
Widower, Poor Citizen, Disabled, Senior Citizen 1000/- (for next three months)
Ujjwala Yojana cylinder free for next three months
self help groups 10 lakh additional loan will be given
construction worker 31000 Cr Fund will be used for them
EPF 24% (12% + 12%) will be paid by the government for the next three months

Benefits of Ration Subsidy Scheme

  • All the ration card holders of the country can take advantage of this scheme.
  • Under this scheme, ration subsidy will be provided to 80 crore beneficiaries of the country.
  • The people of the country will be given wheat at the rate of Rs.2 per kg and rice at the rate of Rs.3 per kg for three months at the ration shops.
  • Under the Prime Minister’s Ration Subsidy Scheme, 7 kg ration will be provided by the government to 80 crore beneficiaries for 3 months.
  • Under this scheme, 2.65 lakh metric tonnes of ration has been given to 5.29 crore people so far.

How to register in Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana?

The poor people of the country who want to get ration on subsidy under this scheme by the government, then they have to read the guidelines given below. There is no registration process to get benefits under Pradhan Mantri Ration Subsidy Scheme. Interested beneficiaries of the country who want to get wheat at the rate of Rs.2 per kg and rice at the rate of Rs.3 per kg under this scheme, then they can go to the ration shop and get it through their ration card. poor people can earn their living

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