Mla Shri Prashant Thakur distributed cheques to the beneficiaries of National Family Beneficiary scheme . while speaking at the event he appealed to Tahsildar Panvel to use maximum technology in the administration as State and central govt has modified old schemes and introduced new schemes for the benefit of common people .he also suggested that beneficiaries of sanjay gandhi be brought under national family benefit scheme. The national family benefit scheme is aimed to provide financial assistance of Rs.20000 to the legal heirs of the person between the age group of 18-59 and the only earning member in the family .
Eleven such beneficiaries were handed over cheques. Speaking at the time Shri Akade Tahsildar Panvel said that instructions were that beneficiaries to be searched by visiting each and every village and the requisite form be filled in. He also informed that till date 311 have been benefited and appealed that if any deceased person who is below poverty line be reported by his relatives.