Rural Development

Rural Economy and Budget 2018-19

18/2/2018 | Economic Affairs | Rural Development

1. All-weather road in rural areas • Task of connecting all eligible habitations with an all-weather road by March 2019 (earlier it was March 2022 but ...

Chamba declared as the backward district

24/1/2018 | Economic Affairs | Rural Development

Chamba has been declared as the backward district by Government of India. It is among the 115 districts selected by the Government of India in keeping ...

Super Village Challenge

28/11/2017 | Governance Issues | Rural Development

The authorities have launched ‘Super Village Challenge’, a programme to give a push to development projects and ensure success through speedy implemen ...

‘Saubhagya’ Web-Portal

20/11/2017 | Economic Affairs | Rural Development

The government has launched the Pradhan Mantri Sahaj Bijli Har Ghar Yojana – ‘Saubhagya’ Web Portal. About Saubhagya Portal: The Saubhagya Dashboard i ...

Bharat ke Kaushalzaade and Kaushal Panjee

25/9/2017 | Economic Affairs | Rural Development

Rural Skills Division, Ministry of Rural Development has organized ‘Bharat ke Kaushalzaade’, an event honouring beneficiaries of its key skilling prog ...

Pradhan mantri gram sadak yojana

19/5/2017 | Economic Affairs | Rural Development

The Centre will soon begin work on a Rs. 11,000-crore project to provide road connectivity to 44 Naxal-affected districts, including Sukma in Chhattis ...

Improvements in MGNREGA: Economic Survey 2016-17

12/5/2017 | Economic Affairs | Rural Development

Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA) is the largest social security scheme in the world that guarantees 100 days of unskil ...

One Crore MGNREGA assets geotagged

23/4/2017 | Economic Affairs | Rural Development

Mahatma Gandhi NREGS has reached a new milestone by geotagging one Crore assets and putting them in public domain. Since the inception of the programm ...

CIRDAP (Centre on Integrated Rural Development for Asia and the Pacific)

2/4/2017 | Economic Affairs | Rural Development

The Union Cabinet has given its approval for signing of an Agreement between Ministry of Rural Development and Centre on Integrated Rural Development ...

Cabinet approves proposal for Amendments to the NABARD Act, 1981

24/3/2017 | Economic Affairs | Rural Development

Union cabinet has approved the proposals regarding amendments to the NABARD Act, 1981. These amendments are: The Amendments include provisions that en ...

Minigrids can power rural economic activity

11/1/2017 | Economic Affairs | Rural Development

According to Smart Power India, Mini grids can spur economic activity in rural areas and accelerate the process of expanding mobile phone network acro ...

PM Launches “Housing for All” in Rural Areas

23/11/2016 | Governance Issues | Rural Development

Indian Prime Minister has formally launched “Housing for All” in rural areas under which the Government proposes to provide an environmentally safe an ...

Model Village Scheme

26/7/2016 | Economic Affairs | Rural Development

“Sansad Adarsh Gram Yojana”( SAANJHI) of the Central Government aims to involve MPs more directly in the development of model villages. By adopting a ...

National Rural Livelihood Mission/ Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Anotodya Yojana

13/5/2016 | Economic Affairs | Rural Development

Deen Dayal Antyodaya Yojana - National Livelihoods Mission (NRLM) was launched by the Ministry of Rural Development (MoRD), Government of India in Jun ...

Shyama Prasad Mukherji Rurban Mission (SPMRM)

17/2/2016 | Economic Affairs | Rural Development

This scheme is launched with an ambition to transform rural areas to economically, socially and physically sustainable spaces. About Scheme: The Missi ...

Ganga Gram Yojana

10/1/2016 | Economic Affairs | Rural Development

The union government recently launched Ganga Gram Yojana at a village in Hapur district of U.P. 1600 villages situated along the banks of river Ganga ...

Ek Kadam Unnati Ki Aur

19/11/2015 | Economic Affairs | Rural Development

Chip maker Intel has launched Ek Kadam Unnati Ki Aur , an initiative that is aimed at creating a blueprint for State-sponsored rural India digital cam ...

Shyama Prasad Mukherjee Rurban mission (SPMRM) approved

22/9/2015 | Economic Affairs | Rural Development

Union Cabinet approved the Shyama Prasad Mukherji Rurban Mission (SPMRM) with an outlay of Rs. 5142.08 crores. About the Mission Aim:- To transform ru ...

Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Yojana

28/7/2015 | Governance Issues | Rural Development

The BJP-led NDA government’s flagship programme Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Yojana (DDUGJY) meant to provide round the clock power would be ...

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