Rs 110 crore scam in PM-Kisan Nidhi scheme busted in Tamil Nadu
Tamil Nadu Agriculture Secretary Gagandeep Singh Bedi on Tuesday talked about that some 500,000 false beneficiaries personal purchased Rs 110 crore from the PM-Kisan Nidhi scheme. The Division has recovered spherical Rs 32 crore up to now and the leisure will seemingly be recovered soon.
Talking to journalists he talked about, 34 authorities officers had been suspended and 80 laptop operators and other deepest workers pushed aside. As per the probe conducted by the division ineligible folks in 13 districts personal availed the cash support offering false info.
Crime Division-Crime Investigation Division (CBCID) is probing the scam. Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami on Monday talked about scurry is being taken against these all for the scandal.
“The Authorities is zero tolerant in regards to the misuse of the Authorities scheme (PM-Kisan Nidhi) and all these to blame for this irregularity will seemingly be punished; the total quantity will seemingly be recovered from ineligible beneficiaries soon,” he talked about.
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Below the PM-Kisan Plot small farmers with two hectare or less land are given Rs 6,000 a year as support in three equal instalments.
He talked about the authorities will look to it that no longer one real farmer would be affected and that the scam quantity will seemingly be recovered by the authorities by freezing the bank accounts of fraudsters.
Bedi talked about the authorities will obtain better the total scam quantity in a month’s time and the scamsters will seemingly be arrested and scurry will seemingly be taken against them.
The scamsters – officers and others- had used the laptop passwords of officers to feed in bad info and illegally income on the scheme.