Tag: Financial Assistance

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Four things to keep in mind if you are using credit card for the first time

Everyone needs some quick cash to meet their unforeseen financial emergencies. If you approach a bank for a loan, it’ll take you forever to get your application approved. The next best alternative to put your money crunch problem at bay is via a credit card.

  • Thursday, 10 November 2022
Upset because a cheque bounced? Here’s what you can do
Upset because a cheque bounced? Here’s what you can do

A bounced cheque or a cheque that has been returned can cause a lot of problems. To ensure that such an issue does not recur, follow the points mentioned below.

  • Tuesday, 18 October 2022
Odisha Govt Announces Rs 3,000 Financial Assistance For Over 1 Lakh Street Vendors
Odisha Govt Announces Rs 3,000 Financial Assistance For Over 1 Lakh Street Vendors

Earlier on Thursday, Patnaik had announced special Covid assistance for newspaper hawkers in the State. Under the scheme, each registered hawker will get an assistance of Rs 6,000 which will benefit around 7000 registered hawkers across the State.

  • Friday, 24 December 2021
Govt says patient's allegations over BSKY assistance wrong, cashless facilities provided

Bhubaneswar: The Health and Family Welfare (H & FW) department of Odisha government has refuted allegations levelled by Lakshman Kumbhar, a heart patient from Bhela village of Nuapada district, who said that his photo was used by the government in hoardings, banners and newspapers ads as a beneficiary of Biju Swasthya Kalyan Yojana (BSKY) but […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
Relatives of dead being charged extra for last rites at Swargadwar

Puri: Conducting funeral rites at Puri Swargadwar, of late, has turned out to be costly affair owing to illegal collection of money by the staff. This has triggered discontentment among people. People usually come to Swargadwar to perform last rites of their loved ones with a belief that a person cremated here will attain mokhsya […]

  • Saturday, 24 July 2021
India seeks $4 bn assistance from Asian Development Bank

New Delhi: India on Friday requested the Asian Development Bank (ADB) to expand its sovereign and non-sovereign operations in the country by providing financial assistance worth $4 billion a year and support its sustainable growth. Economic Affairs Secretary Subhash Chandra Garg, who is leading India’s delegation to Manila, requested ADB President Takehiko Nakao to support […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Maharashtra seeks Rs 7,180 cr central aid for irrigation projects

Mumbai/New Delhi: Maharashtra Governor C. V. Rao on Saturday sought a financial assistance of Rs 7,180 crore to complete various irrigation projects in 14 districts prone to farmers suicides. He urged the central government to consider it as “a special case” and provide the aid for completing 114 irrigation projects to help resolve the serious […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
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SC Directs NDMA To Issue Fresh Norms For Providing Financial Help To Kin Of COVID-19 Victims

The Supreme Court on Wednesday directed the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) to issue fresh guidelines for providing minimum standards of financial help to families of those who lost their lives to COVID-19.

  • Wednesday, 30 June 2021
Rahul's minimum income scheme a 'bluff': Jaitley

New Delhi: Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday termed the Congress’s election promise to provide 25 crore poor people yearly financial assistance of Rs 72,000 a “bluff announcement”, noting that the sum is “less than two-thirds” of the existing Direct Benefit Transfer provided by the Narendra Modi government. Jaitley’s remarks came hours after Congress […]

  • Sunday, 02 May 2021
Odisha allocates additional Rs 3,234 crore for Kalia scheme

Bhubaneswar: Odisha government has allocated an additional Rs 3,234 crore for covering more farmers under the Kalia scheme during 2019-20, officials said on Friday. Under the Krushak Assistance for Livelihood and Income Augmentation (Kalia) scheme, farmers get Rs 5,000 financial assistance per crop. A farm household is entitled to get Rs 10,000 per year for […]

  • Friday, 30 April 2021
Odisha dilly-dallying over sending PM-Kisan beneficiary list to Centre?

Bhubaneswar: Though the Centre has set a deadline for the Odisha government to send the list of 46 lakh small and marginal farmers of the State to be included in the PM-Kisan scheme, the State government seems to be dilly-dallying over the matter. The Odisha government has claimed that it has disbursed cash under Krushak […]

  • Friday, 30 April 2021
Aadhaar Required To Get Benefits Under Scheme For Civilian Victims Of Terror, Communal Violence

New Delhi: Aadhaar will be required for getting benefits under a central government scheme for providing financial assistance to family members of victims of violence perpetrated by terrorists or Naxals, and communal riots. In a notification, the Union Home Ministry said an eligible beneficiary desirous of receiving the benefit under the ‘Central Scheme for Assistance […]

  • Tuesday, 20 April 2021
‘Labourers Worst Affected In Covid-19, Need Special Attention’
Odisha COVID Aid: Only 63% Migrant Returnees Get Assistance!

Bhubaneswar: A total of 63 per cent migrant returnees have reportedly received assistance during the COVID-19 induced lockdown. Odisha Labour Minister Sushant Singh on Tuesday informed that a cumulative financial assistance of Rs 134.62 crore was provided to 6,73,079 migrants returned to Odisha from different states during the COVID induced lockdown till August 2020. Replying […]

  • Saturday, 03 April 2021