As many as 13 new bills and the annual budget are being presented in the ongoing assembly during the monsoon session.
The Monsoon session of Assembly will come to an end on July 2. CM Devendra Fadnavis said his government is committed to providing farmers all the benefits under the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi scheme. 1.2 crore farmers will get the benefits of the scheme. The government is uploading the data of farmers in a speedy manner to ensure they get the benefit as quickly as possible. Talking about the ongoing drought relief works in the state and relief provided to farmers, he said that Rs 4,700 crore has been given as drought assistance while Rs 3,300 crore has been disbursed as crop insurance by the government till date.
Maharashtra currently is facing severe drought conditions with just 7 per cent of water left for consumption which has affected the lives of the people. The opposition leaders have said that they would corner the government on the issues drought relief works in the state. Zeba Warsia – NMTV News.