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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 the Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission (JnNURM)

Cities and towns together make India the world’s second largest urban system. They contribute over half of the country’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) and are central to economic growth. For these cities to realize their full potential and become true engines of growth, it is necessary that focused attention is given to the improvement of …

What is Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana

To provide connectivity to unconnected Habitations as part of a poverty reduction strategy government of India has come up with new yojana namely, Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana. A survey by the state government, to identify core network as a part of PMGSY programme, about 1.67 lakh Unconnected Habitations are eligible for coverage under the programme. This …