President, Ram Nath Kovind addressed both the houses of Parliament today as the Budget Session began today. Addressing the MPs, the President said that for the welfare of far,ers the government is committed to double their income by 2022 by taking necessary steps such as affordable Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana, or crop insurance.
Ram Nath Kovind also spoke about the Govt’s commitment to bring in the triple talaq bill and to get it passed for safeguarding the interests of the muslim women. The President also spoke about the start up India for the youth and digital India mission and said that transactions have become easier due to this mode. The Government has approved 2,400 ‘Atal Tinkering Labs for Atal Innovation Mission for infusing entrepreneurship among children. He said that through Aadhaar middlemen have been eliminated and benefits are directly reaching the poor.