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Direct Benefit Transfer scheme


In Akola, novel experiment to tweak Direct Benefit Transfer

August 12, 2019 8:38 am

The Akola Zilla Parishad has now requested banks to extend a line of credit to beneficiaries of all DBT-enabled schemes that require an upfront payment or contribution.

Grey areas stymie financial inclusion, raise viability concerns for BCs

May 06, 2019 3:00 am

Many banks yet to offer AEPS, RuPay cards not activated, banks not keen on small retail money.

FinMin: All Central schemes should adopt DBT from April

February 18, 2015 2:32 am

There are 66 CSS schemes implemented by the Centre and states and more than two dozen Central sector schemes that would now be included under DBT.

Govt likely to review inclusion of kerosene in DBT scheme

August 20, 2014 2:01 am

Project could be gradually introduced across the country.

Over 90 lakh LPG buyers' Aadhaar linked to bank A/Cs

October 26, 2013 2:31 am

The government has already limited the number of subsidised cooking gas cylinders to each household to nine a year.

Chidambaram asks bankers to brace up for rollout of LPG subsidy

April 13, 2013 2:26 am

“I have asked them to get ready for the rollout of LPG for the whole country,” he said after a meeting with officials of state owned banks.