Raghubar Das, the Chief Minister of Jharkhand has launched the “Bhimrao Ambedkar Awas Yojana” for widows on the 125th birth anniversary of B R Ambedkar. The objective of the scheme is to create equality and harmony in society, ensuring all round development.
The scheme has a target to build 11,000 houses for the current financial year with a budget allocation of Rs. 80 Crore. On the occasion of the launch Mr. Das said that Rs 75,000 would be granted to build a house in districts in hilly terrains and Rs 70,000 in plains and the amount would be distributed among the beneficiaries in three installments in their bank accounts.
Apart from these houses the widows will also get pension and a commission for Schedule Caste would be set up soon.
So now lets discuss some questions related to this post :
1. Name the person who has launched the Bhimrao Ambedkar Awas Yojana for widows ?
2. Name the person whose 125th birth anniversary has been celebrated on 14th of April,2016 ?
3. The scheme has the target to build how many houses for the current FY ?
Courtesy : Business Standard