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May 10, 2013
Direct cash transfer for LPG to be rolled out in 20 districts by 15 MayLPG consumers will get about Rs 4,000 per annum in cash from the government and they will have to then buy LPG at market price of Rs 901.50 per 14.2-kg cylinder.
Jan 07, 2013
Jairam Ramesh launches cash transfer in AP, says it's no magic wandDescribing the direct cash transfer scheme as the 'largest experiment' to reform a 'broken down delivery system', Union Minister Jairam Ramesh today cautioned that it was no magic wand and more work was needed to make it successful on ground.
Dec 27, 2012
Jairam Ramesh to launch direct cash transfer in AP on 2 JanUnion Minister Jairam Ramesh will launch the direct cash transfer scheme from Gollaprollu Mandal of East Godvari district of Andhra Pradesh on January 2, a senior official said today.
Dec 18, 2012
Cash transfer scheme: PM to hold ministerial meeting todayWith only a fortnight left for rollout of the ambitious Direct Cash Transfer programme, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will hold a meeting with ministers concerned today to review its preparations.
Dec 15, 2012
Direct cash transfer scheme a 'revolutionary' measure of UPA: SoniaSonia Gandhi also announced her intent to bring the much-talked out Food Security Bill in Parliament soon to ensure that no poor family remains hungry.
Dec 14, 2012
Cash transfer could be Cong's next trump card: Ramesh"Rahul Gandhi said that your money in your hands is definitely a political slogan. We are fully confident that we will move forward with it before 2014," Union Minister Jairam Ramesh told reporters.
Dec 07, 2012
'Collecting biometric data for Aadhaar worse than phone tapping'A petition against aadhaar argues that the UIDAI is ‘unconstitutional’ because the collection of biometric data is an invasion of a citizen’s right to privacy which is guaranteed by the Constitution under the Fundamental Right to Life.
Dec 06, 2012
Direct Cash Transfer to be rolled out in Bengal in MarchThe Direct Cash Transfer Scheme would be started in six districts of West Bengal from 1 March, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) governor said on Thursday.
Dec 04, 2012
EC to govt: Defer cash transfer scheme in Gujarat, HPDissatisfied with the government's announcement on the direct cash transfer scheme, the Election Commission has asked the government to defer its implementation in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh till the end of the assembly elections.
Dec 03, 2012
Not against cash transfer scheme, problem with announcement: BJPThe Election Commission has sought an explanation from the government on the announcement of the scheme, which the government claims will help millions in villagers receive their monthly honoraria in time.