Rs 110 crore scam in PM-Kisan Nidhi blueprint busted in Tamil Nadu
Tamil Nadu Agriculture Secretary Gagandeep Singh Bedi on Tuesday stated that some 500,000 false beneficiaries gain got Rs 110 crore from the PM-Kisan Nidhi blueprint. The Division has recovered around Rs 32 crore up to now and the remaining will probably be recovered rapidly.
Talking to reporters he stated, 34 executive officers had been suspended and 80 computer operators and diversified non-public team pushed aside. As per the probe conducted by the department ineligible participants in 13 districts gain availed the money aid providing false files.
Crime Division-Crime Investigation Division (CBCID) is probing the scam. Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Okay Palaniswami on Monday stated motion is being taken in opposition to those fascinated by the scandal.
“The Government is zero tolerant in regards to the misuse of the Government blueprint (PM-Kisan Nidhi) and all those liable for this irregularity will probably be punished; your total quantity will probably be recovered from ineligible beneficiaries rapidly,” he stated.
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Beneath the PM-Kisan Plot miniature farmers with two hectare or less land are given Rs 6,000 a year as aid in three equal instalments.
He stated the executive will gaze to it that no longer one real farmer might perhaps well be affected and that the scam quantity will probably be recovered by the executive by freezing the bank accounts of fraudsters.
Bedi stated the executive will get better your total scam quantity in a month’s time and the scamsters will probably be arrested and motion will probably be taken in opposition to them.
The scamsters – officers and others- had extinct the computer passwords of officers to feed in inferior records and illegally profit from the blueprint.