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MG-WOMEN-SCHEME - Many women has received money under economic empowerment scheme: Official

Contributed by NAMPA / PTI.

Shillong, Jan 13 (PTI) A large number of women in Meghalaya have received Rs 5000 as seed money under the Women’s economic empowerment through financial inclusion scheme, a senior official of Community and Rural Development department (CnRD) said today.
The scheme was launched by Chief Minister Mukul Sangma earlier this month targeting to benefit about four lakh women-headed families.
Following the launch, thousands of eligible beneficiaries were given the Rs 5000 cheque countersigned by the Blo ...