Government Schemes in India

Implementation Issues in Swachh Bharat Abhiyan

November 13, 2015

The problem with the earlier programmes is at the implementation level. Poor implementation of sanitation schemes is the reason that India is plagued with health and hygiene issues. A report by the UNICEF India and Centre for Budget and Governance Accountability (CBGA) revealed that only 49 percent of the budget had...

Swachh Bharat for Boys

September 13, 2015

Swachh Bharat initiative is the flagship programme of the new government and one of the primary objectives of the same is providing access to safe sanitary conditions for all citizens. A major corollary of the latter is building more toilets in schools, especially for girls. Provision of...

The Impractical Aspects of SAGY

September 13, 2015

The many changes introduced by the Modi government have been restrictive in nature. The government has reduced the legal and financial framework of MDNREGA; have undermined  many provisions of land acquisition act, also made budgetary cuts in almost every social sector programme. All these led to a...