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What is Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana

The Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana (PMGKY) was introduced by Indian prime with Mr Narendra Modi in 2015. The main goal of this scheme is to addressing poverty. However, with the latest demonetization drive introduced by the large-scale government to procure the spread of black money, an amendment has been made to the current Income …

What are the benefits given to a BPL family in India

The NDA government’s new national health programme which is likely to roll out early next year may provide for free treatment of only those people who are poor and have below poverty live (BPL) cards. Others will have to be insured under the upcoming National Health Assurance Mission (NHAM) which will replace the existing National …

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 …

What is the National Social Assistance Scheme

This NSA scheme is sponsored by the central government of India. NSAP was launched on 15th August 1995. This scheme provides financial help to widows, elderly, and persons with disabilities in the form of social pensions. The NSAP at its inception in 1995 had three components namely National Old Age Pension Scheme (NOAPS, National Family Benefit Scheme (NFBS) …

What is Antyodaya Anna Yojana

Antyodaya Anna Yojana scheme was launched by the [NDA] government on 25 December 2000 and was implemented in the Indian state of Rajasthan firstly. It is an Indian government scheme which is basically run by the central government. The main purpose of this scheme is to provide highly subsidized food to millions of the poorest families. In this scheme, …