No More Ghost Beneficiaries of Schemes: Sarbananda Sonowal
GUWAHATI: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal, vide a tweet informed that the Assam Government has "detected and canceled lakhs of fake beneficiaries registered under various schemes".
Among the canceled beneficiaries that have been found to be fake are-
1. 7 lakh fake beneficiaries in the Social Welfare Department.
2. 4 lakh fake job cards under MGNREGA.
3. 36,000 fake ration cards.
The tweet mentions that after the removal of the above-mentioned accounts, there are no more fake beneficiaries of the schemes.