SAD’s people centric schemes transformed Punjab
The ruling Shiromani Akali Dal has been continuously working for the welfare of the people. SAD has done its best for the state. There are number of people centric schemes launched by the SAD. The party since its formation has been fighting for the people’s rights.
In 2007, the SAD-BJP alliance defeated the Congress party and the era of good governance began in Punjab. The SAD under the patronage of Prakash Singh Badal started unique Atta-Dal scheme for the downtrodden people.
SAD led Punjab government’s initiative appreciated by the various central agencies and lakhs of people benefitted through this scheme. Punjab topped in the country for giving such a wonderful scheme to the poor people of Punjab.
The scheme was later copied by UPA regime while introducing National Food Security bill. It means the opponents took lesson from SAD regime and tried to copy their scheme. Another great task SAD government has accomplished is free power to the farmers.
The SAD-led government provided free tube well connections to the farmers. The previous government failed to provide the proper tube well and free power to the farmers. In the regime of SAD, the Punjab farmers enjoying free power regularly.
The Punjab became the power surplus state in the tenure of SAD and the industry getting sufficient power supply which enhanced the production.
Bhagat Puran Singh Sehat Yojna insurance scheme added feather in SAD’s cap. The cashless insurance scheme has been helping more than 15 lakh families of farmers. Under the scheme, the family of the farmer will get Rs 5 lakh in case of death.
The family members of the farmers will get annual treatment of Rs 50000 under the cashless insurance scheme. Even the SAD government has started the various interest free loan schemes for the children of farmers.