LIE: About 2500 Cr has been paid as claims under PMFBY


Modi Lies / Saturday, July 7th, 2018

This is a misleading statement made by PM Modi during his Jaipur rally. Claims worth  Rs 8,724 crore were approved for Kharif season in 2017 but less than 50% has been paid even after nine months. The purpose of the insurance scheme is timely payment to avoid loss which is being neglected creating loss to farmers.

Read more here: https://www.hindustantimes.com/jaipur/crop-insurance-scheme-benefitting-firms-withdraw-it/story-5NMY4EWHElGWtWRvlmCxcI.html

 

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