Raipur: Chief minister Bhupesh Baghel virtually released an amount of Rs 5. 60 crore to the beneficiaries of Godhan Nyay Yojana today. The amount disbursed to cattle rearers, women groups associated with Gauthans and Gauthan committees.
From July 16 to July 31, Rs 2.17 crore was paid in lieu of cow dung purchased from cattle rearers, farmers, landless and 2.07 crore to Gauthan committees and Rs 1.37 crore to women’s groups as dividend. Rs 301.42 crore has been paid so far under Godhan Nyay Yojana. An income of Rs 77.34 crore generated by the women groups associated with Gauthans.