Govt. Sanctioned Over Rs. 2 Lakh Crore under Pradhan Mantri Mudra Yojana
Yesterday (31st Jan 2017), Indian President Pranab Mukherjee said that the government has provided over Rs 2 lakh crore through 5.6 crore loans sanctioned under the Pradhan Mantri Mudra Yojana.
By Addressing the joint sitting of both houses of parliament, the President said that core of the government’s policies was the welfare of the poor, Dalits, farmers, laborers and the youth.
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President Mukherjee said that our government salutes the strength of jnana shakti (people’s power) and pledges to constructively utilize it in Rashtra Nirman (nation building).
He said that under the Deen Dayal Antyodaya Yojana, over Rs 16,000 crore have been made available to self-help groups (SHGs) in the current financial year while over Rs 2 lakh crore was provided through 5.6 crore loans sanctioned under Pradhan Mantri Mudra Yojana.
News Source: http://www.india.com/news/india/over-rs-two-lakh-crore-sanctioned-under-pradhan-mantri-mudra-yojana-scheme-pranab-mukherjee-1797743/