1. Home
  2. Politics
  3. PM Modi in Prayagraj: PM interacts with women of SHGs

PM Modi in Prayagraj: PM interacts with women of SHGs

By Saima Siddiqui 
Updated Date

Lucknow: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday arrived in Uttar Pradesh’s Prayagraj to participate in what the government calls a “one of its kind programme” to be attended by over two lakh women. This will be the PM’s 10th day in the state in just a month as he leads BJP’s campaign in the politically crucial state where elections are due in less than two months.

Also Read :- UP: Minor girl found dead with abdomen cut open, organs scattered in field in Pilibhit

18:04 (IST) Dec 21

PM Modi interacts with women of self-help groups in Prayagraj.

17:38 (IST) Dec 21

Also Read :- UP man allegedly killed and chopped his ex-girlfriend into six pieces; Arrested

According to the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO), this transfer has been done under the Deendayal Antyodaya Yojana – National Rural Livelihood Mission (DAY-NRLM), with 80,000 SHGs receiving Community Investment Fund (CIF) of Rs 1.10 lakh per SHG and 60,000 SHGs receiving Revolving Fund of Rs 15,000 per SHG.

17:19 (IST) Dec 21

“Under the ‘Kanya Sumangala Yojana’ every girl in the state was given a total of Rs.15,000 in different phases for her studies. This also encouraged girls to finish their education successfully and helped in improving male to female ratio in the state”: CM Yogi Adityanath.

15:59 (IST) Dec 21

Using the platform in Prayagraj to achieve its political goals, PM Modi vouched for Uttar Pradesh’s development under the Yogi Adityanath-led BJP government, claiming that daughters of Uttar Pradesh have decided that they will not let the previous governments come back to power.

Also Read :- Ghaziabad: 35-year-old man crushed to death by brick outside eatery over car parking

“Daughters of UP have decided that they will not let previous govts come back to power”: PM Modi

15:40 (IST) Dec 21

Also Read :- 4 Arrested for secretly filming couple in Oyo hotel at Noida

“What did I say to the women of UP? To use their power, now even PM Modi has bent a knee. Why didn’t he announce this in the last 5 yrs? Why now, before elections? Women have woken up with our ‘ladki hoon, lad sakti hoon’ slogan”: Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on PM Modi’s Prayagraj event.

15:18 (IST) Dec 21

“Over 30 lakh houses in UP have been built under PM Awas Yojana- about 25 lakh houses are registered in women’s name. For generations, women did not have any property here but today they own the entire house. This is what true women empowerment is”: PM Modi in Prayagraj.

15:09 (IST) Dec 21

“Under the ‘Kanya Sumangala Yojana’ every girl in the state was given a total of Rs.15,000 in different phases for her studies. This also encouraged girls to finish their education succesfully and helped in improving male to female ratio in the state”: CM Yogi Adityanath

15:08 (IST) Dec 21

The honour that women of the country were waiting for since independence was given to them after 2014. UP govt has done the work of giving respect to every woman of the state. The result of the work done by PM to change the attitude towards half the population is seen by all: CM Yogi

Also Read :- Uttarakhand: Woman shot dead in clash between Moradabad Police, Bharatpur villagers; 5 cops injured

14:56 (IST) Dec 21

Huge turnout of women members of self help groups

Prayagraj: PM Narendra Modi addresses public at the launch of ‘Kanya Sumangala Yojana’; CM Yogi Adityanath, Mathura MP Hema Malini and others present at the event

“The state has worked for women empowerment. This scheme will benefit the daughters of state,” says PM Modi pic.twitter.com/oKgk35v0pD

— ANI UP/Uttarakhand (@ANINewsUP) December 21, 2021

14:45 (IST) Dec 21

“Union cabinet has taken a decision to increase the age of marriage of women from 18 yrs to 21 yrs. We’re making efforts to make this happen as the women want that they should get time to pursue their studies, to get equal opportunities. But some are troubled by this decision”: PM

14:37 (IST) Dec 21

“Earlier, there was a system where property was considered to be the right of men only. Today, the schemes of our govt are removing this inequality. Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana is the biggest example of this” : PM Modi.

14:34 (IST) Dec 21

“The government of the double engine, without any discrimination, without any partiality, is working relentlessly to empower the future of daughters” : PM Modi

14:32 (IST) Dec 21

“For employment, women are being made equal partners in the schemes that the country is running to increase income. Mudra Yojana is encouraging new women, entrepreneurs, from village to village, even from poor families”: PM Modi

14:25 (IST) Dec 21

“Daughters should not be killed in the womb, they should be born, for this, we tried to awaken the consciousness of the society through the campaign ‘Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao’. The result is that the number of daughters has increased in many states of the country”: PM Modi

14:23 (IST) Dec 21

“Most of the beneficiaries are those girls who didn’t even have accounts until some time ago. But today they have the power of digital banking. Now daughters of UP have decided that they won’t let the previous govts come back to power”: PM Modi

14:17 (IST) Dec 21

“The whole country is watching the work done for the development of UP, for the empowerment of women” : PM Modi

14:16 (IST) Dec 21

“Here I got the privilege of transferring crores of rupees to the accounts of more than one lakh beneficiaries. This scheme is becoming a great medium of trust for the poor, girls and villages”: PM Modi

14:15 (IST) Dec 21

“Prayagraj has been the land of the confluence of Ganga, Yamuna and Saraswati, the symbol of our mother power for thousands of years. Today this holy city is also witnessing such a wonderful confluence of women and power” : PM Naredra Modi

14:08 (IST) Dec 21

PM Narendra Modi addresses rally in Prayagraj, shortly.

#WATCH | A large number of women gathered in Prayagraj for the one of its kind program welcome PM Narendra Modi. The program is being held as per the vision to empower women, especially at grassroot level, by providing them with necessary skills, incentives & resources. pic.twitter.com/oheNsrE3yz

— ANI UP/Uttarakhand (@ANINewsUP) December 21, 2021

14:00 (IST) Dec 21

“The right that half of the country’s population was waiting for since independence, that right has been given by Modi jee after becoming the Prime Minister in 2014” : UP CM Yogi Adityanath

13:52 (IST) Dec 21

UP CM Yogi Adityanath addresses rally in Prayagraj

13:40 (IST) Dec 21

Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath and deputy CM Keshav Prasad Maurya welcome PM Modi on the stage

13:08 (IST) Dec 21

PM Modi makes an online transfer of Rs 1,000 crore to 1.60 lakh women self-help groups, in UP’s Prayagraj.

12:46 (IST) Dec 21

PM Modi arrives in Prayagraj.

12:44 (IST) Dec 21

PM to lay foundation stone of 202 supplementary nutrition manufacturing units upon his arrival in Prayagraj today.

12:38 (IST) Dec 21

Officials informed the CM that 67 schools have been selected for lodging the women members of SHGs and beneficiaries of other schemes while 32 schools have been earmarked for the stay of police and security personnel.

12:38 (IST) Dec 21

Officials informed the CM that 67 schools have been selected for lodging the women members of SHGs and beneficiaries of other schemes while 32 schools have been earmarked for the stay of police and security personnel.

12:15 (IST) Dec 21

Meanwhile, chief minister Yogi Adityanath, who inspected the arrangements at the venue on Monday, has asked officials not to allow unidentified persons at the venue.

12:11 (IST) Dec 21

Tight security for PM Modi visit in Prayagraj

Foolproof security arrangements have been made in Prayagraj for Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit on Tuesday. The Prime Minister will stay in Prayagraj for two hours as per the programme, during which the traffic movement will be diverted. The entire route has been sanitised and a special vigil is being maintained at the venue. Prime Minister Modi will arrive in the holy city at around 1pm at Bamrauli airport and proceed to the parade ground by helicopter.

11:44 (IST) Dec 21

The women beneficiaries include BC Sakhis (60,000), community toilet operators (57,000), take-home ration plant operators (4,040), SHG workers (1.15 lakh), and Kanya Sumangala (37,000).

11:44 (IST) Dec 21

The PM will inaugurate the schemes remotely and money will also be deposited to the bank accounts of beneficiaries. The schemes include laying of foundation stone for 202 take-home ration plants, and extending benefits of Chief Minister Kanya Sumangala Yojana to 1,01,000 beneficiaries.

11:44 (IST) Dec 21

Beneficiaries of nine government schemes have been invited to the event. These include Group Sakhi, Bank Sakhi, community toilet operators, BC Sakhi, Agricultural Livelihood Sakhi, Electricity Sakhi, women operators of take-home ration plants, beneficiaries of Kanya Sumangala Scheme and women from self-help groups (SHG).

11:44 (IST) Dec 21

The organisers have decided that the beneficiaries will be seated in threee wings, nine rows and 68 blocks. At least 1,920 teachers have been put on duty and 383 teachers have been posted as nodal officers. Arrangement has been made for parking of 4,000 vehicles.

11:43 (IST) Dec 21

The PM will be in Prayagraj for just over two hours. He will arrive at Bamrauli Airport at 12.45pm and reach Parade Ground at 1.05pm and address the public meeting from 1.50-2.20pm.

11:43 (IST) Dec 21

A room has been set up at Parade Ground for PM’s interaction with 32 women who are engaged in different works. The PM is likely to have a dialogue with women during his visit to exhibition which has been organised near the main stage.

11:42 (IST) Dec 21

A pandal has been prepared on 85,000 square metre area on Parade ground where arrangement has been made for seating of around 3.5 lakh women. The stage has been handed over to the special protection group (SPG) for security reasons.

11:42 (IST) Dec 21

The Sangam city is all decked up to welcome Prime Minister Narendra Modi who will attend a series of  programmes to promote women empowerment and transfer Rs 1,000 crore to the bank accounts of self-help groups benefiting 16 lakh women.

The PM will also transfer stipends in the account of those engaged in doorstep financial services at the grassroot level (known as Business Correspondent-Sakhis) to help them stabilise their work before they start earning through commission on transactions.

PM Modi participates in a one of its kind program, being attended by over 2 lakh women. The program is being held as per the vision to empower women, especially at grassroot level, by providing them with necessary skills, incentives&resources.

He will address the people shortly. pic.twitter.com/5sWVeRCbqF

— ANI UP/Uttarakhand (@ANINewsUP) December 21, 2021

PM Modi is also scheduled to transfer over ₹ 20 crore to more than 1 lakh beneficiaries under the Mukhya Mantri Kanya Sumangala Scheme, which provides conditional cash transfers to a girl child at different stages of her life.

“The total transfer is ₹ 15,000 per beneficiary. The stages are at birth (Rs. 2000), on completing one year complete vaccination (Rs. 1000), on admission in class-I (Rs. 2000), On admission in class-VI (Rs. 2000), on admission in class-IX (Rs. 3000), on admission in any degree/ diploma course after passing class X or XII (Rs. 5000),” a statement said.

Further reading:
For the latest news and reviews, follow us on Facebook, YouTube and Twitter पर फॉलो करे...