The whole nation was anxious and excited at the same time ahead of Narendra Modi’s New Year eve’s speech and finally he addressed the nation with great conviction. Modi covered some very important points in his speech and here are some things you ought to know:
8% interest rate will be guaranteed on deposits of up to Rs 7.5 lakh for 10 years for senior citizens; interest will be paid monthly
3% interest waiver on loan up to Rs 2 lakh for construction of houses in rural India.
Government to pay interest for 60 days on loans taken by farmers for rabi season from district cooperative banks and primary societies
Rs 6,000 to be put into accounts of pregnant women in 650 districts for vaccination and other medical use
Only 24 lakh people accept that they have income of more than Rs 10 lakh per annum
The patience, discipline and resolve that crores of Indians have shown, had Lal Bahadur Shastri, JP Narayan, Lohia were here, they would bless Indians.
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