Punjab Polls: Akali Dal Promises 400 Units Of Free Power, Interest Free Loan For Students

Sukhbir Singh Badal stated there shall be a provision of an curiosity free mortgage of Rs 10 lakh for college students.


The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) on Tuesday promised free energy as much as 400 items per thirty days for all households and 75 per cent quota for the state youth in non-public sector jobs if the get together’s alliance involves energy in Punjab subsequent yr.

The slew of guarantees included quota for girls in jobs, reservation for presidency faculties college students in skilled faculties, low cost electrical energy to the trade and the MSP for vegetables and fruit.

The SAD, which has an alliance with the BSP, additionally promised a grant of Rs 2,000 per thirty days to girls heads of “blue card” holder households (BPL beneficiaries) and a Rs 10 per litre discount in worth of diesel for agriculture shoppers.

SAD president Sukhbir Singh Badal stated a 13-point constitution of initiatives shall be applied by the alliance if it involves energy in 2022.

He stated 75 per cent jobs shall be reserved for the Punjabi youth within the non-public sector.

Mr Badal promised free energy as much as 400 items per thirty days to all households and taking away excellent payments of all “blue card” holders.

All connections of BPL households, which have been disconnected on account of non-payment of payments, shall be restored, Mr Badal stated.

The SAD chief additionally stated there shall be a provision of energy on the price of Rs 5 per unit for trade and an curiosity free mortgage of Rs 10 lakh for college students.

He promised a medical health insurance cowl of Rs 10 lakh every year, which is able to cowl therapy, medicines, diagnostic exams, surgical procedures and medical tools in all private and non-private hospitals.

For the youth, he promised if the alliance involves energy, it is going to assist them go for greater research inside the nation and overseas and stated a “student education card” with curiosity free mortgage as much as Rs 10 lakh shall be issued.

Speaking in regards to the initiatives which might be taken up within the agriculture sector, Mr Badal stated a laws shall be introduced within the state meeting to make sure that the Centre”s three agriculture legal guidelines aren’t applied in Punjab.

He stated concurrently the federal government will introduce the minimal assist worth (MSP) for vegetables and fruit and pay the differential in case of discount in costs to farmers.

The SAD-BSP alliance, if it involves energy, will prioritise well being and training, he stated, including a 500-bed medical school with tremendous specialty services shall be established in each district.

Thirty-three per cent reservation for presidency faculty college students will ensured in skilled faculties, together with medical faculties, he stated.

A minimal of fifty per cent reservation for girls in authorities jobs shall be ensured, he stated.

The SAD chief stated one lakh new jobs shall be created within the authorities sector and 10 lakh jobs within the non-public sector.

All contractual staff, together with safai karamcharis, shall be regularised, Mr Badal stated.

He stated massive firms shall be inspired to modify to photo voltaic power by waiving transmission prices within the state.

New textile and IT hubs shall be created within the state, he promised.

Asserting that the SAD at all times delivered on guarantees, Mr Badal stated his get together had earlier promised free energy to farmers and delivered on it.

“We promised unique schemes for the socially disadvantaged,” he stated, reminding of the “Aata-Daal” and “Shagun” schemes.

“We promised to make the state power surplus and did so. Similarly, we promised to provide world-class infrastructure to people and delivered on it,” he stated.

He additionally stated “the SAD-led governments of Parkash Singh Badal had always stood for peace, communal harmony, brotherhood and respect for all religions”.


Similar Posts