Around 9K still awaiting ‘Amma two-wheeler' subsidies in Chennai
The New Indian Express|December 20, 2021
Corpn faces fund crunch after scheme was withdrawn, may write to State govt for support

WITH the scrapping of the previous AIADMK government's flagship ‘Amma two-wheeler scheme', about 9,000 people with approved applications for availing it in Chennai are yet to receive their two-wheeler subsidies.

In the year 2019-2020, 6,422 of the 9,519 target applicants had received the two-wheelers at subsidised costs, leaving 3,097 applicants waiting. In 20202021, however, only around 90 of the 6,000 applicants have so far received the subsidies. The processing of applications were also hit during the year due to the Covid-19 induced lockdown.

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