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Cabinet approves Atmanirbhar Bharat Rojgar Yojana benefiting around 58.5 lakh employees


  • Union Cabinet has approved Atmanirbhar Bharat Rojgar Yojana at an expenditure of Rs 1,584 crore for the current financial year. 
  • An amount of Rs 20,810 crore has been approved for the entire Scheme period 2020-2023. 
  • Briefing reporters after the Cabinet meeting in New Delhi, Labour and Employment Minister Santosh Gangwar said, this scheme will benefit around 58.5 lakh employees.
  • EPFO will credit the contribution in Aadhaar seeded account of members in electronic manner.