No.PR-164 March 26, 2020 New DelhiPHD Chamber appreciates Hon’ble Finance Minister, Smt Nirmala Sitaraman for taking remarkable measures to provide a Rs 1.70 lakh crore financial package, under different schemes like the Ujwala yojna, Annadatta yojna, additions in Jan Dhan Yojna,among others, for the poor, needy, front line workers, among othersothers, said Dr D K Agarwal, President, PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry. Rs.50 lakh insurance per person for the front line warriors/workers including medical workers, nurses, doctors and Asha workers is highly laudable. The inclusion of extra Anna in the existing Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojna, keeping in view the regional preferences and the essential nutrition intake, is highly appreciated and will go a long way in maintaining the nutrition of the poor and also restrain a situation of panic in the current times, Dr. Aggarwal. Ends. Media Division PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry
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