Prime Minister Narendra Modi laid foundation stones for projects worth 1000 crore rupees in Daman in the union territory of Daman and Diu. PM distributed keys for scooters to differently-abled beneficiaries, ‘SWABHIMAN’ cards to pregnant and Lactating Women, ‘Badhai Kit’ to the newly born girl children under ‘Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao’.
PM also distributed cycles to school going girls under Saraswati Cycle Yojna, extended loans under ‘Pradhan Mantri MUDRA Yojna’ and ‘Pradhan Mantri Jeevan Jyoti Bima Yojana’ to beneficiaries. The PM also distributed permits for CNG driven public transport vehicles for a cleaner environment in Daman.
Source- DD News
Static/Current Takeaways Important for Canara Bank PO 2018 Exam-
- Governor of Daman Diu- Praful Khoda Patel.