AP CM Jagan transfers Rs 10,000 into bank accounts of fishermen for lean period
Under the YSR Matsyakara Bharosa Scheme, the Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy on Tuesday credited Rs 119.88 crore into the bank accounts of 1.19 lakh fishermen as they will be losing their livelihood because of fishing ban from April 15 to June 15. Speaking on the occasion at his camp office in Tadepalli, the CM said that his government had launched the new scheme soon after coming to power. Fishermen have received financial assistance for the third consecutive year. He also enlisted several social welfare schemes which are supporting the poor and needy.