Rs 110 crore scam in PM-Kisan Nidhi contrivance busted in Tamil Nadu
Tamil Nadu Agriculture Secretary Gagandeep Singh Bedi on Tuesday mentioned that some 500,000 fake beneficiaries absorb received Rs 110 crore from the PM-Kisan Nidhi contrivance. The Department has recovered spherical Rs 32 crore up to now and the leisure will seemingly be recovered soon.
Talking to journalists he mentioned, 34 govt officials had been suspended and 80 computer operators and diverse interior most physique of workers disregarded. As per the probe performed by the department ineligible persons in 13 districts absorb availed the money help offering spurious data.
Crime Department-Crime Investigation Department (CBCID) is probing the scam. Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Okay Palaniswami on Monday mentioned circulation is being taken in opposition to those fascinated by the scandal.
“The Authorities is zero tolerant referring to the misuse of the Authorities contrivance (PM-Kisan Nidhi) and all these to blame for this irregularity will seemingly be punished; your total amount will seemingly be recovered from ineligible beneficiaries soon,” he mentioned.
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Under the PM-Kisan Map small farmers with two hectare or much less land are given Rs 6,000 a year as help in three equal instalments.
He mentioned the govt. will spy to it that not one loyal farmer will be affected and that the scam amount will seemingly be recovered by the govt. by freezing the financial institution accounts of fraudsters.
Bedi mentioned the govt. will get well your total scam amount in a month’s time and the scamsters will seemingly be arrested and circulation will seemingly be taken in opposition to them.
The scamsters – officials and others- had dilapidated the pc passwords of officials to feed in dejected data and illegally profit on the contrivance.