Government extended the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana for 3 more months

  • The Union Cabinet has extended the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana Scheme for another three months from October to December this year in 2022.
  • Union Minister Anurag Thakur said that 44 thousand 762 crore rupees will be spent in the next three months, so far the government has spent about 3 lakh 45 thousand crore rupees under this scheme.
  • The Union Cabinet has also approved an increase of four percent in Dearness Allowance (DA) and Dearness Relief.
  • Information and Broadcasting Minister Anurag Thakur said, this will benefit the central government employees and pensioners.