He said no cut had been made on the social sector spending and expenditure increased. "The union finance minister has allocated Rs. 65,000 crore for farmers using chemical fertilizers and a similar assistance should be extended to farmers using organic fertilizers," Jindal said.
He said the direct cash transfer scheme would help remove the lacunae in the public distribution system. The parliamentarian, however, urged the FM that gas cylinder subsidy should be brought under direct benefit transfer scheme in all districts.