Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has said that his government’s policy and programmes are poor-centric. Speaking about farmer welfare initiative taken by his government, Shri Modi said, in last few months, two thousand crore rupees were deposited in millions of farmers accounts under Pradhan Mantri Kisan Sanman Nidhi Yojana in Maharashtra alone.
He was addressing a public meeting in Sakoli block of the district in East Vidarbha region of the state. Shri Modi said, 462 Eklawya Schools are being opened throughout the country for Tribal Development.
Talking about regional issues, Shri Modi said that the long pending Irrigation and water conservation works in Bhandara Gondia region of Maharashtra get momentum under newly launched Jal Jeevan Mission.
He said, the long pending works of Gosikhurd Dam are being completed now. Shri Modi added that in the coming years, 3.5 lakh crore rupees will be used for water conservation and building resources for water conservation under Ministry of Jal Shakti.
Mentioning the progress of Maharashtra Government under leadership of Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, the Prime Minister said, Maharashtra is leading the development front under his leadership and due to various schemes by the Government.