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152 SAKSHAM Centres launched in a week as part of Amrit Mahotsav


  • A total of 152 Centres for Financial Literacy and Service Delivery (SAKSHAM Centres) have been launched under Deendayal Antyodaya Yojana: National Rural Livelihoods Mission in a week as part of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav.
  • The main objective of the centre is to provide financial literacy and facilitate delivery of financial services to Self-Help Group members and rural poor. 
  • The Rural Development Ministry said the centres have been launched across 77 districts of 13 states.