Rs 5 lakh life insurance scheme for farmers soon, says Telangana CM K Chandrasekhar Rao

Telangana government today said it would soon announce a Rs five lakh life insurance scheme for farmers of the state. The distribution of insurance papers to the farmers would begin from August 15, Rao said. The state government had earlier proposed to announce an interim relief in lieu of salary revision to its employees on the formation day, but deferred it. On the occasion of the formation day, the government listed out the numerous welfare and development programmes being implemented over the last four years. The state formation day was celebrated in the offices of opposition Congress, BJP, TDP and various other government departments.