HP Govt. to Give Contribution of Rs. 1000 for Each Beneficiary under Atal Pension Yojana
In order to support Atal Pension Yojana, the Himachal Pradesh Government has decided to give Rs 1,000 for each beneficiary to the Atal Pension Yojana Account.
According to the officials, the state government has decided to contribute MNREGA workers, agricultural and horticultural laborers, farmers and other persons in unorganized sectors, who enrolled under this scheme.
Under the scheme, around 16,119 people have been enrolled in the state and the government has transferred a sum of Rs 1.03 crore to the accounts of these beneficiaries on account of the state government’s contribution.
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