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What is the North Eastern Region Urban Development Programme - NERUDP

North Eastern Region Urban Development Programme (NERUDP) will be implemented by the Ministry of Urban Development (MoUD), by the government of India,  in two phases. Phase – I covers capital cities of 5 North Eastern States viz. Agartala (Tripura), Aizawl (Mizoram), Gangtok (Sikkim), Kohima (Nagaland) and Shillong (Meghalaya). Total Cost of this phase I of the …

What is Amrut - Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation?

The Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation (AMRUT) is a mission approved by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi in 2015 for the transformation and innovation of 500 cities and towns into efficient urban living spaces. The mission was approved by the Cabinet for Rs 50,000 Crore, which is to be spent over the next …

What is Members of Parliament Local Area Development Scheme

The Members of Parliament Local Area Development Scheme (MPLADS) is an ongoing Central Sector Scheme which was launched in 1993-94. The Scheme enables the Members of Parliament to recommend works for the creation of durable community assets based on locally felt needs to be taken up in their constituencies in the area of national priorities namely …

What is Pradhan Mantri Adarsh Gram Yojana

Pradhan Mantri Adarsh Gram Yojana is sponsored by the central government of India. This scheme is launched for integrated development of Scheduled Castes (SC) majority villages having SC Population concentration > 50%. The Convergent implementation of existing Schemes of the Centre and State Governments. The works which could not be covered under the above, to be taken up …

To decrease the challenge of rural poverty, the Ministry of Rural Development introduced a scheme, named as National Rural Livelihood Mission (NRLM) in the year 2010. Later on, NRLM was renamed as DAY-NRLM (Deendayal Antyodaya Yojana – National Rural Livelihood Mission) with effect from March 29, 2016. This scheme is regulated by the Central and …

Deendayal Antyodaya Yojana

Firstly, to decrease poverty and vulnerability of the urban poor households by enabling them to access gainful self-employment and skilled wage employment opportunities, resulting in an appreciable improvement in their livelihoods on a sustainable basis, through building strong grassroots level institutions of the poor. Secondly, the mission would also aim at providing shelters equipped with …

What is Ujjwala Scheme

In India, the poor have restricted access to cooking gas (LPG). The spread of LPG usage has been overwhelmingly in the urban and semi-urban zones with the scope generally in white collar class and rich family units. Be that as it may, there are not kidding wellbeing perils related with cooking in light of petroleum …

What are the different Housing schemes being provided by Government

The central government has, assertive plans of providing reasonable housing to people under the Housing for All by 2022 or ‘Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana’ and is thus making efforts to uplift the construction activities. The Indian government has also focused on financially supporting the buyers of various sections of the society with interest subsidies on home loans. Below mentioned are the different …