Schemes

Ayushman Bharat Yojana

Ayushman Bharat Yojana or Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (PMJAY) or National Health Protection Scheme is a centrally sponsored scheme launched in 2018, under the Ayushman Bharat Mission of MoHFW in India. The scheme aims at making interventions in primary, secondary and tertiary care systems, covering both preventive and promotive health, to address healthcare holistically. It is an umbrella of two major health initiatives namely, Health and Wellness centres and…

Publish date: 17/07/2019
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Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi (PM-KISAN)

Objective With a view to augment the income of the Small and Marginal Farmers(SMFs), the Government has launched a new Central Sector Scheme, namely, “Pradhan Mantri KIsan SAmman Nidhi (PM-KISAN)”in the current financial year. The PM-KISANscheme aims to supplement the financial needs of the SMFs in procuring various inputs to ensure proper crop health and appropriate yields, commensurate with the anticipated farm income at the end of the each crop…

Publish date: 09/07/2019
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Integrated Child Development Scheme (ICDS)

About Launched in 1975, Integrated Child Development Scheme (ICDS) is a unique early childhood development programme, aimed at addressing malnutrition, health and also development needs of young children, pregnant and nursing mothers. ICDS consists of 4 different components, namely: Early Childhood Care Education & Development (ECCED) Care & Nutrition Counselling Health Services Community Mobilisation Awareness, Advocacy &Information, Education and Communication Objectives Objectives of the Scheme are broadly classified as follows:…

Publish date: 05/07/2019
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Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY)

About The purpose of this Development Role Manual for Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY) is to create an enabling mechanism for improved implementation of the Centrally Sponsored Scheme (CSS) at the cutting edge, leading to enhanced outcomes in nature and extent. Accordingly, it would act as a guide for implementation by the District Collector and key District-level functionaries, enable quick learning, implementation modalities, roles and responsibilities of the various…

Publish date: 05/07/2019
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Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY)

About The Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY) (2016- 2020) is a flagship and grant and outcome- based skill training scheme of the Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (MSDE), Government of India (GoI). It is being implemented by the National Skills Development Corporation (NSDC). As the country‟s largest skill certification scheme, PMKVY envisages realising the vision by skilling India on a large scale with speed and high standards. The…

Publish date: 05/07/2019
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Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchayee Yojana

About Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchayee Yojana (PMKSY) has the vision of assured irrigation access; “Har Khet Ko Pani” and improving on farm water use efficiency; “More Crop Per Drop” in a focused manner with an “Integrated Value Chain” approach encompassing source creation, distribution, management, field application and extension activities. Major objectives of the scheme are :- Achieve convergence of investments in irrigation at the field level. Enhance the physical access…

Publish date: 05/07/2019
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Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan

About Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA) is Government of India’s flagship programme for achievement of Universalization of Elementary Education (UEE) in a time bound manner, as mandated by 86th amendment to the Constitution of India making free and compulsory Education to the Children of 6-14 years age group, a Fundamental Right. Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Government of India (GoI) anchors the SSA Programme. The SSA has been operational since…

Publish date: 05/07/2019
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Soil Health Card

About Soil health card scheme is one of the flagship programmes of Government of India that was launched in February 2015. Schemes managed by Integrated Management (INM) Division in the Ministry of Agriculture Cooperation and Farmers’ Welfare (AC&FW), Government of India (GoI). This scheme was launched to help farmers to know their soil health condition as represented by 12 important soil parameters (viz. Nitrogen, Phosphorus, Potassium, pH, EC, Organic Carbon,…

Publish date: 05/07/2019
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Beti Bachao Beti Padhao

The Overall Goal of the Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao(BBBP) Scheme is to Celebrate the Girl Child & Enable her Education. The objectives of the Scheme are as under :- Prevent gender biased sex selective elimination. Ensure survival & protection of the girl child. Ensure education of the girl child.

Publish date: 05/07/2019
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Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana

Pradhan Mantri Jan-Dhan Yojana (PMJDY) is National Mission for Financial Inclusion to ensure access to financial services, namely, Banking/ Savings & Deposit Accounts, Remittance, Credit, Insurance, Pension in an affordable manner. Account can be opened in any bank branch or Business Correspondent (Bank Mitr) outlet. Accounts opened under PMJDY are being opened with Zero balance. However, if the account-holder wishes to get cheque book, he/she will have to fulfill minimum…

Publish date: 05/07/2019
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Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act

The MGNREGA was initiated with the objective of “enhancing livelihood security in rural areas by providing at least 100 days of guaranteed wage employment in a financial year, to every household whose adult members volunteer to do unskilled manual work”. Another aim of MGNREGA is to create durable assets (such as roads, canals, ponds and wells). Employment is to be provided within 5 km of an applicant’s residence, and minimum…

Publish date: 05/07/2019
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National Rural Health Mission (NRHM)

The National Rural Health Mission (NRHM), now under National Health Mission is an initiative undertaken by the government of India to address the health needs of under-served rural areas. Basic objectives for implementation of NRHM are: To reduce infant mortality rate and maternal mortality rate. To ensure population stabilization. To prevent and control of communicable and non-communicable diseases. To upgrade AYUSH(Ayurveda, Yoga & Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homoeopathy) for promotion…

Publish date: 05/07/2019
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