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Gobar Dhan Yojana

Ministry of Drinking Water & Sanitation has launched the GOBAR (Galvanizing Organic Bio-Agro Resources) – DHAN project. The project is being implemented as part of the Swachh Bharat Mission (Gramin). The Swachh Bharat Mission (Gramin) combined of two main components for creating clean villages – creating open defecation free (ODF) villages and managing solid and liquid …

What is Atal Bhujal Yojana?

The Central Government has initiated a project known as Atal Bhujal Yojana to address the conditions of water bodies across the country. The project, which is endorsed and funded by the World Bank, is intended to improve groundwater management and maintain it as a sustainable source. It will be functional for a period of five …

What is Green Revolution-Krishonnati Yojana?

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, organized by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has given its approval for the Umbrella Scheme, “Green Revolution – Krishonnati Yojana” in agriculture sector further 12th Five Year Plan for the period from 2017-18 to 2019-20 with the Central Share of Rs. 33,269.976 crore.   The Umbrella project comprises of 11 …

What is Solar Charkha Mission?

The Solar Charkha Mission is a Ministry of Micro Small & Medium Enterprises (MSME) initiative introduced in June 2018. The Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) would enact the programme. A pilot project on Solar Charkha was enacted at Khanwa village, Nawada District of Bihar in 2016. Grounded on the success of the pilot project, …

What is Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Kendra (PMKK)

Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY) is the flagship project of the Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship (MSDE). The aim of this Skill Certification Scheme is to enable a large number of Indian youth to take up industry-relevant skill training that will help them in securing a better livelihood. Individuals with before learning experience …

Ayushman Bharat Yojana

Overview Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday introduced the ‘Ayushman Bharat – Pradhan Mantri Jan Aarogya Yojana (AB-PMJAY)‘ scheme, considered as the world’s largest government-funded healthcare programme covering over 50 crore beneficiaries. Explaining it as a “game-changer initiative to serve the poor”, PM Modi said the scheme, which would come into effect from Sunday, is …

What is Swarna Jayanti Shahari Rojgaar Yojana

About The Swarna Jayanti Shahari Rozgar Yojana (SJSRY) was initially introduced on 01.12.1997 after combining the earlier three schemes for urban poverty alleviation, namely Nehru Rozgar Yojana (NRY), Urban Basic Services for the Poor (UBSP), and Prime Minister’s Integrated Urban Poverty Eradication Programme (PMIUPEP). The main goal of the Scheme was to provide gainful employment …

What is the National Skill Development Fund

About After the approval of the union cabinet, a proposal for reconstructing the National Skill Development Fund and National Skill Development Cooperation was formed to combine their strength for their governance, implementation. The sole purpose of restructuring is also to ensure better corporate governance, transparency and accountability in operations of NSDC. The National Skill Development …

What is the National Skill Development Agency

The government has set up National Skill Development Agency to coordinate and bring equality in its skill development efforts with the private sector; Lok-Sabha was informed today. Minister of State for Labor and Employment Vishnu Deo Sai told the House in a written reply that NSDA has been working closely with states and advising them on effectively …

What is the Saakshar Bharat Scheme

Saakshar Bharat is a centrally sponsored scheme of Department of School Education and Literacy (DSEL), Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), launched by the prime minister of India on International Literacy Day, 8th September 2009. It intends to additionally advance and fortify Adult Education, exceptionally for ladies, by expanding instructive choices to those grown-ups who have lost …

What us Rashtriya Vayoshri Yojana

Rashtriya Vayoshri Yojana is a scheme for providing Physical Aids and Assisted-living Devices for Senior citizens coming under Below Poverty Line category. This is a Central Sector Scheme, fully managed and funded by the Central Government. The expenditure for the running of the scheme will come from the “Senior Citizens’ Welfare Fund”. The Scheme will be …

What is Pradhan Mantri Yuva Yojana?

Entrepreneurship education and training being implemented by the Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, Government of India is a centrally sponsored Scheme on Pradhan Mantri YUVA Yojana (Yuva Udyamita Vikas Abhiyan). The main focus of this scheme is to create an enabling ecosystem for Entrepreneurship development through Entrepreneurship education and training. To support network and …