Scheme, Yojana & Programmes

Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana – Gramin (PMAY-G)

Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana – Gramin (PMAY-G)   Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana – Gramin (PMAY-G) has finally been launched by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi in Agra on 20th November 2016. Under the PM Awas Yojana Gramin affordable housing scheme, central government aims to develop 3 Crore homes by the year 2022 in rural areas for poor families including BPL. PMAY-G is the revamped version of Indira Awas Yojana wh Read More


Pradhan Mantri Yuva Yojana – Entrepreneurship Education & Training Scheme

Pradhan Mantri Yuva Yojana – Entrepreneurship Education & Training Scheme   Pradhan Mantri Yuva Yojana (PMYY), launched by the Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship is a new scheme to scale up an ecosystem of entrepreneurship for youngsters. Under the scheme, the central government will arrange entrepreneurship education and training programs for youngsters for next 5 years. The scheme will run for five Read More


Urja Ganga – The Mega Gas Pipeline Project in Varanasi

Urja Ganga – The Mega Gas Pipeline Project in Varanasi Urja Ganga is one of the most ambitious projects of Narendra Modi Government for which the foundation stone has been laid by the Prime Minister in Varanasi. Urja Ganga project is a gas pipeline project for the distribution of cooking gas to residents of the city of Varanasi.   Objectives of Urja Ganga Project The main objective of Urja Ganga project is to provide Read More


ZED (Zero Defect, Zero Effect) Scheme for MSME Sector

ZED (Zero Defect, Zero Effect) Scheme for MSME Sector   ZED or Zero Defect, Zero Effect scheme is a new initiative launched by the Narendra Modi led NDA government. The scheme is for MSME (Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises) Sector to increase the quality of products matching global standards.   ZED (Zero Defect, Zero Effect) Scheme The main objective of ZED (Zero Effect, Zero Defect) scheme is to reduce the bad Read More


National SC/ST Hub – Facilitating SC/ST Entrepreneurs in MSME Sector

National SC/ST Hub – Facilitating SC/ST Entrepreneurs in MSME Sector   The Prime Minister of India, Shri Narendra Modi Ji has launched the National SC/ST hub along with the ZED (Zero Effect, Zero Defect) scheme for MSME sector. The same were launched by the PM during an event held on 18 October in Ludhiana. Along with this, PM also distributed 500 traditional wooden charkhas (spinning wheels) among women.   Intr Read More


UDAN Scheme “Ude Desh Ka Aam Nagrik”

UDAN Scheme “Ude Desh Ka Aam Nagrik”   The Ministry of Civil Aviation took a major step on 21/10/2016 towards making flying a possible thing for the small town common man. The Civil Aviation Minister Shri P Ashok Gajapathi Raju launched this scheme namely UDAN at New Delhi. It’s full form is “Ude Desh Ka Aam Naagrik”. UDAN is an innovative scheme to develop the regional aviation market.   Read More


PM Awas Yojana – Funds to be Directly Transferred to Bank Account of Beneficiary

PM Awas Yojana – Funds to be Directly Transferred to Bank Account of Beneficiary   The central government, under its ambitious Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana, is all set to transfer about Rs. 1.30 Lakh crore within the next 3 years. About one crore houses will be constructed in the next three years under the PM Awas Yojana and the funds will directly be transferred to the bank accounts of the beneficiaries. Under the PMAY, 6 Read More


New Insurance Scheme for Milch Cow & Buffaloes Proposed

New Insurance Scheme for Milch Cow & Buffaloes Proposed Central Government has got another proposal from Agriculture Ministry to launch a new insurance scheme, this time for milch cow and buffaloes. The proposal has been made with an objective of creating a protection mechanism for farmers and cattle rearers against any loss of their livestock during natural disaster. Under the new scheme, the farmers will have to pay a very low pr Read More


List of 10 Cities Selected for Smart Ganga City Under Namami Gange Project

List of 10 Cities Selected for Smart Ganga City Under Namami Gange Project Smart Ganga City project has been launched in 10 cities located along the Ganga river across the country to set up Sewage Treatment Plants (STPs) and improve drainage network there on hybrid annuity mode on public private partnership basis. The government has so far selected 10 cities to be created as Smart Ganga Cities. Later the Smart Ganga City scheme will be Read More


National Health Protection Scheme (NHPS) – Health Insurance Cover for Poor

National Health Protection Scheme (NHPS) – Health Insurance Cover for Poor Narendra Modi, in his Independence day speech, has made it clear that government is working on a health insurance scheme for poor. Right now named as “National Health Protection Scheme” will provide a health insurance cover of up to Rs. 1 Lakh to the poor. Originally announced in the budget speech this year, the Health Ministry has already prep Read More


Vidyanjali Yojana

Vidyanjali Yojana – A School Volunteer Programme/Scheme by HRD Ministry Vidyanjali, a school volunteer programme by the Ministry of HRD has been launched on 16th June with an aim of enhancing the involvement of community and private sector in Government run elementary schools. The Vidyanjali scheme has been launched under the overall aegis of the Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan.   What is Vidyanjali Under the Vidyanjali Volunt Read More


Pradhan Mantri Surakshit Matritva Abhiyan (PMSMA)

Pradhan Mantri Surakshit Matritva Abhiyan (PMSMA) – Free Health Checkup for Pregnant Women   Pradhan Mantri Surakshit Matritva Abhiyan or Yojana is a new initiative of the Narendra Modi Government launched on June 9, 2016. The scheme has been launched with the objective of boosting the health care facilities for the pregnant women, especially the poor. Under the Pradhan Mantri Surakshit Matritva Abhiyan, the pregnant lad Read More


Income Declaration Scheme

Income Declaration Scheme Open from 1st June 2016.   To remain in force upto 30 Sep 2016   Payments towards taxes, surcharge & penalty must be made latest by 30th November, 2016   Purpose: Provides an opportunity to all persons who have not declared income correctly in earlier years to come forward and declare such undisclosed income(s).   Rate of taxation:  Read More


PRASAD Scheme

PRASAD Scheme, a scheme for religious sentiments PRASAD Scheme full form– Pilgrimage Rejuvenation and Spiritual Augmentation Drive Pilgrimage Tourism in India India is a land of many religions like Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism, Sikhism and Sufism having their major pilgrimage centers in different parts of the country. The growth of domestic tourism largely depends on pilgrimage tourism which is motivated partly or wholly by religi Read More


HRIDAY -Heritage City Development and Augmentation Yojana

HRIDAY -Heritage City Development and Augmentation Yojana   Need: Heritage areas are neglected, overcrowded with inadequate basic services and infrastructure, such as water supply, sanitation, roads, etc. Basic amenities like toilets, signage, street lights are missing. Multiple institutions and unclear regulatory framework for financing and managing urban heritage assets and landscapes, as well as weak capacity of ULBs have c Read More


Kayakalp Scheme

Kayakalp Scheme-  (An initiative for Awards to Public Health Facility Objective) The objectives of the award scheme are to promote cleanliness, hygiene and infection control practices in public health care facilities, to incentivize and recognize such public healthcare facilities that show exemplary performance in adhering to standard protocols of cleanliness and infection control, to inculcate a culture of ongoing assessment and peer Read More


Swadesh Darshan Scheme – Features and Objectives

Swadesh Darshan Scheme – Features and Objectives   Swadesh Darshan Scheme  The Ministry of Tourism (MoT), Government of India has formulated a plan scheme Swadesh Darshan for integrated development of tourist circuits around specific themes. The five circuits identified under this Scheme are Buddhist Circuit, Himalayan Circuit, Coastal Circuit, Krishna Circuit and North-East Circuit. These circuits/destinations Read More


Atal Pension Yojna

Notes on Atal Pension Yojna – A scheme for pensioners Today we will discuss about “ Atal Pension Yojna / Scheme ” launched by Central Govt of India. For examinations like UPSC, SSC etc. they can throw questions from this scheme that is dedicated for pension subscribers who will receive a fixed minimum monthly pension. Let us discuss about this scheme’s features, objectives and eligibility.  Let’s discuss Read More


list of Schemes (Short Details)

list of Schemes under Modi’s Regime for your Exam 1. Government launches mission aimed at turning rural areas into economically, socially and physically sustainable spaces Short detail: Prime minister launched the ambitious Shyama Prasad Mukherji Rurban (rural-urban) Mission from Chhattisgarh’s Dongargarh block, which aims to draw an investment of over Rs 5,000 crore in three years to "transform rural areas to econ Read More


Important Committees in India 2015 - 2016

Important Committees in India 2015 - 2016   Amit Mitra appointed as Chairman of Goods and Services Tax(GST) committee of State FMs.    Union Government has constituted two new committees: Tax Policy Research Unit (TPRU) and Tax Policy Council (TPC) to streamline the taxation policy and administration.    Union Law Ministry’s Legislative Department has constituted an expert committee to rev Read More


Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojana (RSBY)

Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojana (RSBY) The Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojana (RSBY) is an scheme for unorganized sector workers below poverty line (BPL) and their families first launched in the Financial year 2007-08 and it became fully operational from 1st April 2008. The ‘’Unorganized workers social Security Act, 2008” came into operation from 31st December 2008.Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojana (RSBY) - General Awareness Stud Read More


Mission Indradhanush

Mission Indradhanush  The Mission Indradhanush, depicts the seven colours of rainbow, targets seven diseases. By 2020, it aims to cover all those children who are either unvaccinated, or are partially vaccinated against seven vaccine-preventable diseases. These diseases are —   Diphtheria (caused by Corynebacterium diphtheriae) Pertussis or Whooping Cough (caused by bacterium Bordetella pertussis) Tetanus (c Read More


Narendra Modi launches village self-governance campaign

Narendra Modi launches village self-governance campaign Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the Gramodaya se Bharatodaya Abhiyan (village self-governance) campaign on the occasion of the 125th birth anniversary of Dr BR Ambedkar. The main aim of the Campaigned is to spread awareness about the various schemes that the Centre has launched keeping rural India in mind. The campaign include a 'social harmony programme' from 14 to Read More


Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana (PMJDY) scheme

Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana (PMJDY) scheme AIM: Financial inclusion National Mission for Financial Inclusion to ensure access to financial services, namely, Banking Savings & Deposit Accounts, Remittance, Credit, Insurance, Pension in an affordable manner Under the scheme Account holders will be provided zero-balance bank account with RuPay debit card, in addition to accidental insurance cover of Rs 1 lakh. Those who ope Read More


The 3 Nation Visit Of PM Narendra Modi

The 3 Nation Visit Of PM Narendra Modi Prime Minister Narendra Modi was on a visit to Belgium (30th March), USA (31st March to 1st April) and Saudi Arabia (2nd April to 3rd April). The trip becomes more important because of 13th India-EU Summit with the E.U. leadership and 4th Nuclear Security Summit 1. Visit To Belgium  On his first day of the tours, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had visited Brussels, Belgium to meet with the Read More


list of schemes

list of schemes Category of scheme Scheme Name     Pro Poor Pradhan mantri Jan Dhan Yojana (World’s largest Financial Inclusion programme) Pandit Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Shramev Jayate Karyakram Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Antyodaya Yojana Mission Housing for all Micro Units Developme Read More


Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana

Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana – Features , Benefits to poors The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, has approved Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana – Scheme for Providing Free LPG connections to Women from BPL Households.Under the scheme, Rs 8000 crore has been earmarked for providing five crore LPG connections to BPL households. The Scheme provides a financial support of Rs 1600 Read More


Ujwal DISCOM Assurance Yojna (UDAY)

Ujwal DISCOM Assurance Yojna (UDAY) UDAY Scheme has been launched by Union Ministry of Power for financial restructuring of debt of power distribution companies. It aims for financial revival and turnaround of Power Distribution companies (DISCOMs) and also ensures a sustainable permanent solution to the problem. By becoming part of it, states power DISCOMs can convert their debt into state bonds as well as roll out number of measures to i Read More


Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchai Yojana (PMKSY)

Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchai Yojana (PMKSY)  PMKSY is a national mission to improve farm productivity and ensure better utilization of the resources in the country. A budget of Rs.500 billion (US$7.4 billion) in a time span of five years has been allocated to this scheme. The decision was taken on 1 July 2015 at the meeting of Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA), which in turn was headed by the Prime Minister, Narendra Modi. Read More


Udaan Scheme

Udaan Scheme: Udaan, the Special Industry Initiative (SII) for J&K is funded by Ministry of Home Affairs and implemented by National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC). The programme is a part of the overall initiative for addressing economic issues in J&K. While steps are being taken by the State and Central Government to revive economic activity in J&K, Udaan programme is a special initiative to address the needs of the edu Read More


Stand up India Start up India

Stand up India Start up India:   The Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi launched the  Stand up India Start up India initiative in New Delhi in January. The launch by the prime minister was done at the virtual exhibition and interaction with Startup entrepreneurs. The prime minister said he wishes to turn the youth of India from job –seekers and job- creators. If start up can offer employment to even few people, it would Read More


Schemes And Programmes Launched

Schemes And Programmes Launched By Narendra Modi Government Make in India  It was Launched on 25th September 2014 To make India a manufacturing hub. Make in India is an initiative of the Government of India to encourage multinational, as well as domestic, companies to manufacture their products in India. The major objective behind the initiative is to fo Read More





 

 

 

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