PM Modi to inaugurate "Amma Two Wheeler" Scheme in Chennai
Chennai: Prime Minister Narendra Modi scheduled to arrive in Chennai later this evening on a two day visit to Tamil Nadu and Puducherry.
Preparations are on to welcome the Prime Minister. In Chennai, he will launch the Amma Two Wheeler Scheme of the state government, coinciding with the birth anniversary of former Chief Minister Jayalalithaa.
The scheme, with the objective of enhancing the livelihood of working women, aims at providing subsidised two wheelers to women, transgenders and differently abled persons.
Nearly 23,000 beneficiaries have registered for the scheme, which provides subsidies ranging upto 50 percent of the cost of the vehicle.