Vijayawada: Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy released a letter with the title 'Rendo yeta ichhina matake pedda peeta (In second year too prominence to promises made)' and a document called 'Maliyedu Jagananna Thodu, Jagananna Manifesto 2019 (Jagan's support in second year)' on the occasion of completion of two years of governance.
Speaking on the occasion at the camp office here on Sunday, the chief minister said he has completed two years in office on Sunday by the grace of God and with people's support and added that his was satisfied with the work that has been done. He said out of the 1,64,68,591 households in the state, 1,41,52, 386 have benefitted by at least one government scheme and added that Rs 95,528 crore has been directly given to the people through Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) schemes. Another Rs 37,197 crore has been indirectly reached the people through other schemes like YSR Arogyasri, Jagananna Thodu, Gorumudha, and YSR Sampoorna Poshana and so on, totalling 1.31 lakh crore aid distributed. He said 1.3 lakh crore has been spent without any scope for corruption with transparency and every scheme has been delivered at the door step of the beneficiaries.
He said all these schemes were implemented with the help of village/ward volunteers, every employee of village/ward secretariats and government employees including district collectors. He said the two documents will be shared to every house through volunteers and one document is a letter written to the women in the family which will have details of schemes benefitted by the family and the other is with the details of the election manifesto promises that were fulfilled in the last two years of governance. He said he has considered election manifesto his Bible, Quran and Gita and worked to fulfill every promise made in it.
He said he is proud to say that 94.5 per cent of the election manifesto promises were fulfilled and it will be shared to every household as a document. He said women were the beneficiaries of 66 per cent of the welfare schemes. The chief minister thanked everyone for their support during the last two years.
Ministers Botsa Satyanarayana, Balineni Srinivasa Reddy, Mekathoti Sucharitha, Dharmana Krishnadas, Amzad Basha, Alla Krishna Srinivas, Shankar Narayana, government advisor (public affairs), MLAs Jogi Ramesh, Vidadala Rajini, women commission chairperson Vasireddy Padma and other officials were present on the occasion.