PM Kisan Latest Update: Government to Take Action Against Erring Officials

The Assam government will now take strict action against officers involved in irregularities in distributing benefits of PM Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana in the state.

The decision comes after the Gauhati High Court directed Himanta Biswa  Sarma government to take appropriate action against such officials.

The Assam government had previously informed the high court that almost 12 lakh ineligible farmers got the benefits under PM Kisan scheme.

The bench in its November 25 order said that the state government will  strictly adhere to the rules for providing financial benefit to  ineligible beneficiaries.

The court also asked the administration to consider the one-man  enquiry report, which was prepared by ex-Chief Secretary Jishnu Barua in  2020.

Mentioning the report by ex-Chief Secretary Barua, Joint Secretary of  Agriculture Department Gunajeet Kashyap in an affidavit told...

the court in February that around 11.72 lakh ineligible people took benefits under PM Kisan yojana.

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