. Chhattisgarh launches “Rajiv Gandhi Kisan Nyay Yojana” • @ Chhattisgarh government has launched Rajiv Gandhi Kisan Nyay Yojana (RGKNY) for providing direct cash benefits to farmers. • @ The scheme will directly transfer Rs 10,000 per acre in a year to the bank accounts of farmers. • @ The scheme was launched on the death anniversary of Former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi. • @ RGKNY is expected to benefit around 19 lakh farmers and help bring more area under cultivation.