Is the central government giving women Rs. 2.20 lakh loan? See what is the reality of viral messages – Fact check- Is it true that the central government is giving a loan of 2.20 lakh rupees to the women of the country under the PM Nari Shakti Yojana?
A message by the central government to provide financial assistance to the women of the country is currently going viral on social media. In that message, it is said that the central government is giving a loan of 2.20 lakh rupees to the women of the country under the PM Nari Shakti Yojana. Let us tell you that this message is being said to be completely fake by the government.
In this fake message which has gone viral, women are being asked to register for financial assistance and this message has been checked by this fact check of PIB. Let us tell you what is said in this fact check of PIB..
This entire message is fake
Let us tell you that while exposing this fake message, PIB said that this message is fake. Along with this, PIB also said that no such assistance has been announced by the central government. Although a channel named ‘Indian Job’ YouTube has claimed that the central government is going to give 2 lakh 20 thousand rupees to women under ‘Pradhan Mantri Nari Shakti Yojana’ but this claim is false. Let it be known that no such scheme has been brought by the central government. Also PIB advises people from time to time that people should never click on any such suspicious links sent as viral messages.
How to check message fact through PIB
If ever you come across any such suspicious message or forward link, you can always check its authenticity. You can check how true and false the news is. For this you have to send a message to https://factcheck.pib.gov.in but if you don’t want to do that, you can alternatively send a WhatsApp message to 918799711259 for fact check. Apart from this, you can also send such messages to [email protected] Fact checking information is also available at https://pib.gov.in.