Ranchi (Jharkhand), Sept. 12 -- : Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch Kisan Maan Dhan Yojana (KMDY) here later today.

He will also inaugurate the new Jharkhand Vidhan Sabha building and lay the foundation stone for the New Secretariat building at Ranchi. The Prime Minister is also expected to launch 400 Eklavya Model Residential Schools here.

"The PM will launch the scheme -- Prime Minister Kisan Man Dhan Yojana and will also inaugurate 400 Ekalvya Model Residential schools to provide quality upper primary, secondary, and senior secondary level education to ST students in tribal-dominated areas," an official statement had said on Monday.

The KMDY will secure the lives of 5 crore small and marginal farmers by providing a minimum pens...