The Odisha government has launched the construction workers pension scheme. It ensures financial assistance of 300 rupees per month to all registered construction workers after attaining the age of 60 years and 500 rupees for construction workers of more than 80 years.
According to chief minister Naveen Patnaik, the state government has launched housing schemes for construction workers residing in rural areas. Financial assistance for workers has also been enhanced to Rs 1.3 lakh under the scheme. He gave away work orders to 1000 construction workers at the function.
So let’s discuss some questions related to this post:
1. Name the state, which has launched construction workers pension scheme?
2. Who is the chief minister of Odisha?
Source – The Hindu