Under this scheme, every farmer is given an Investment assistance of 8000 per year. Some of the film personalities, celebrities, politicians and big business entrepreneurs got cheques as part of this scheme.
It was announced that If the people who do not need the investment help, they can return it, the money will be utilized for the welfare of the poor farmers. Many people are responding to this call.
Mahesh Babu returned teh cheques he got from the government, His wife Namrata at Mahesh’s residence in Banjara Hills, Maheshwaram returned the cheques to agriculture officer Koteshwar Reddy and VRO. Similarly, producer Yalamanchali Ravi Shankar and famous singer SP Balasubrahmanyam also returned their cheques
Mahesh Babu and Namrata Shirodkar have 39.2 Guntas and 1.20 acres of land respectively in Maheshwaram Mandal. Producer Ravi Shankar has 2 acres of land. SP Balasubrahmanyam has 5 acres of 37 Guntas of land. Under this scheme, he got 23,700 checks. Balasubrahmanyam has given these checks back to revenue officials. actor Tanikella Baraani also returned his cheque of Rs.10000.