Rs 2500/month for youth in Punjab.. Congress' poll promise

New Delhi:  Congress has promised monthly stipend for youth till they find a job and loan waiver for farmers in Punjab. These are the highlights of  Congress' manifesto fo Punjab Assembly elections.  Former Prime Minster Manmohan Singh on Monday released the manifesto in presence of  the state congress chief Amrinder Singh. "Akali i government in Punjab has stalled the development of state and people need a better tomorrow," former PM said while releasing the manifesto.

Major highlights of Congress manifesto

1. Loan waiver for farmers.Current loan outstanding is Rs 67,000  

2.Job to each of the 55 lakh households.

3.Free education to girls from school to PhD.

4.Rs 2,500 per month to every youth till they find a job

5. Reduce power tariff from Rs 7.50 per unit to Rs 5 per unit.