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Namami Gange Project

Namami Gange Project or Namami Ganga Yojana  is an ambitious Union Government Project  which integrates the efforts to clean and protect the Ganga river in a comprehensive manner. The project is officially known as Integrated Ganga Conservation Mission project. This project aims at Ganga Rejuvenation by combining the existing ongoing efforts and planning under it to create […]

Housing for all by 2022: Sardar Patel Urban Housing Mission

Housing for all by 2022: Sardar Patel Urban Housing Mission is a proposed scheme of the NDA government which would endeavour to build 30 million houses by 2022 for the economically weaker sections and low income groups. Salient Features In the Union Budget 2014, the NDA Government has allocated Rs 4000 crore for affordable housing and proposed […]

Digital India

Digital India is the umbrella programme of various initiatives to make India a digitally empowered society. The initiatives under Digital India include all departments and ministries within its scope. Implementation is monitored and overseen by a Digital India Advisory group headed by the Ministry of Communications. Vision Areas The Digital India umbrella is centred on three vision […]

Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchai Yojana

Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchai Yojana (PMKSY) was launched in 2015-16 with objectives to enhance physical access of water on farms; expand cultivable area under assured irrigation; improve water use efficiency in agriculture and introduce sustainable conservation practices. This scheme has subsumed three erstwhile schemes of three different ministries as follows: Accelerated Irrigation Benefit Programmeof the […]