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BJP unveils its manifesto for Manipur Assembly elections

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The Bharatiya Janata Party on Thursday unveiled its manifesto for the Manipur Assembly elections. BJP president JP Nadda unveiled the BJP manifesto in the presence of chief minister N Biren Singh and senior party leaders in Imphal.

>Two free LPG cylinders for women under ‘Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana’

>Free scooters to all college-going meritorious girls in Manipur

> Girls belonging to backward sections and Economically weaker sections will be given an incentive of ₹25,000 for their education and development.

> An All India Institute Of Medical Science ( AIIMS) to be set up to ensure eased acessibilty to medical facilities.

> Ensure 100% coverage of Ayushman Bharat & Chief Minister-gi Hakshelgi Tengbang (CMHT)

> Skill University to help students in getting jobs

> Free laptops to all meritorious students passing Class XII.

> Follow Foothills (FOFO) trains to be Kickstarted, the scheme to be implemented with the support of the Government of India

>Loans to be given for developing homestays

> Insurance cover up to ₹5 lakh for fishermen

>Monthly pension of senior citizens to be increased from ₹200 to ₹1,000

>Financial assistance to farmers under PM KISAN will be increased from ₹6,000 to ₹8,000.

Manipur goes to the polls in two phase elections on February 28 and March 5. The counting of votes will take place on March 10.



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