From the present Rs 5,000 to Rs 8,000, AP CM YS Jagan has decided to hike the honorarium for the 'Grama Volunteers'. This was one of the most awaited decisions. To ensure the new hike comes to effect at the earliest, Jagan will meet the Principal Secretary of the Grama Volunteers on Monday.
His pre-poll promise of allotting jobs to the unemployed youth, fulfilled partially by YS Jagan Mohan Reddy. As he introduced the Grama Volunteers. Better delivery of various government benefits and welfare schemes to the public, ensured by these volunteers. Each volunteer will ensure to reach Jagan government's welfare schemes to at least 50 households in their villages, wards, and towns.
The minimum qualification to secure the post is SSC in tribal areas and Intermediate in other areas with an age range of 18 to 35 years. Per year on Grama Volunteers, rupees 1200 crores is being spent by Jagan's government.