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Revised pensions for old aged and physically challeneged will be disbursed from October 2

July 26, 2014 - Hyderabad

The Minister for Women and Child Welfare P Sujatha said in Kakinada on Saturday that the State Government is contemplating to implement the revised pensions to for the aged and disable from October 2.

Speaking at a meeting on loan waiver, she said that those who were getting a monthly pension of Rs.200 would get Rs.,1,000 and that the pension for the disabled would get revised from Rs.500 to Rs.1,500 per month.

On NTR Heath Cards, the Women and Child Welfare Minister said that the government will distribute to all eligible persons. She said that the Polavaram project would be completed in three years.

On loan waivers, Sujata said that it was a historic decision taken by Chandrababu Naidu for the welfare of farmers. She said that four lakh farmers in East Godavari district would be benefited to a tune of Rs.4,000 crore on account of loan waiver scheme.

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