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Business News/ Elections / Assembly Elections/  Madhya Pradesh Election 2023: BJP promises 2 lakh to girl child, LPG at 450, free education | Top points
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Madhya Pradesh Election 2023: BJP promises ₹2 lakh to girl child, LPG at ₹450, free education | Top points

Madhya Pradesh Elections 2023: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) promised to provide free ration to the poor for the next five years and LPG cylinders to women at ₹450.

Madhya Pradesh Election 2023: Union Home Minister Amit Shah greets the crowd during an election campaign for the Madhya Pradesh Assembly elections, as State Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan looks on, in Bhopal. (ANI)Premium
Madhya Pradesh Election 2023: Union Home Minister Amit Shah greets the crowd during an election campaign for the Madhya Pradesh Assembly elections, as State Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan looks on, in Bhopal. (ANI)

Madhya Pradesh Elections 2023: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) released its manifesto for the Madhya Pradesh polls on Saturday. The party promised to provide free ration to the poor for the next five years and LPG cylinders to women at 450. The party also said it will set up Madhya Pradesh Institute of Technology and Madhya Pradesh Institute of Medical Sciences once it retains power in the state.  The BJP further promised to provide 100 units of electricity for 100.

MP polls | Here's a look at top promises made by BJP:

1. Free ration to the poor for the next five years

2. Procurement of wheat at 2,700 and paddy at 3,100 per quintal from farmers

3. 12,000 to farmers every year under the Kisan Samman Nidhi and Kisan Kalyaan Yojana

4. Mukhya Mantri Jan Awas Yojana to be launched in the state. Under the scheme, homes will be provided to the poor strata of the society

5. Beneficiaries of the Ladli Behna Scheme to be provided financial assistance, along with a pakka house

6. Beneficiaries of the Ladli Behna Scheme and Ujjawala Scheme to be provided gas cylinders at 450

7. An opportunity of employment or self-employment to be provided to every household

8. Skill development activities for 15 lakh women from villages

9. Girl child to be provided a total of 2 lakh until she attains the age of 21 years

10. Girls students from needy families to be provided free education "from KG to PG (post graduate)"

11: Free education to every school student till Class 12th

12. 3 lakh for the empowerment of tribal community

13. 4,000 per sack for tendu patta storage

14. To open Eklavya Vidyalalaya (school) in ST block and build a medical college in ST dominated districts

15. Nutritious breakfast along with mid-day-meal in government schools

16: Madhya Pradesh Institute of Technology and Madhya Pradesh Institute of Medical Sciences to be set up

17. Development of 13 cultural sites

18. Build six new expressway

19. Modernisation of 80 railway stations. Inclusion of Vande Metro, Vande Bharat sleeper train. Build airport at Singrol and Shehdol

20. 20,000 crore investment in health sector to make "high-tech" hospitals. Number of beds in the ICU to doubled

21. Establishing medical colleges in every Lok Sabha seat and add 2,000 more seats in 5 years

The 230-member Madhya Pradesh assembly will go to polls in a single phase on November 17. The Madhya Pradesh Election 2023 will see a tight contest between the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Congress. The Samajwadi Party (SP) and the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) have also fielded their candidates for the state polls.

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Published: 11 Nov 2023, 03:03 PM IST
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