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Bank account of one woman of every family will be opened in Madhya Pradesh

BHOPAL: Bank account of one woman of every family will be opened compulsorily under the Pradhan Mantri Jan-Dhan Yojana. Through door-to-door contacts, bank employees will ensure that every family has a bank account, said Union Minister for Foreign Affairs Sushma Swaraj at a programme at village Sudania in Budhni Vidhan Sabha constituency.

She said that women would be empowered through this scheme and socially deprived sections would be brought to the mainstream of development. Swaraj announced Rs 10 lakh from MP’s Fund for development works in the village.

Revenue & Rehabilitation Minister and in-charge of Sehore district Rampal Singh said that the state government has implemented a number of public welfare schemes under the leadership of Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan.

Minister for Foreign Affairs Swaraj laid foundation stones of 18 development works costing Rs. 3.05 crore and inaugurated 4 works completed at a cost of Rs 46.80 lakh. At Kachnariya village, Swaraj inaugurated various works costing about Rs 2.05 crore. He distributed cheques of about Rs 3 lakh to 16 beneficiaries.

MARKFED’s Chairman Ramakant Bhargava, Sehore Zila Panchayat Chairman Dharmendra Singh Chouhan, MLAs Vijay Pal Singh, Rajendra Singh Rajput, Guruprasad Sharma, Ramkishan Chouhan, Ramesh Saxena, Raghnath Singh Bhati and Ravi Malviya with other public representatives and large number of common people were present on the occasion.