NFSA Current Affairs, GK & News
The Rajasthan government has announced that it is going to provide free foodgrains to the beneficiaries under the National Food Security Mission till November 2020. The beneficiaries will be provided five kg of wheat per person and one kg of gram per family under the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Ann Yojana as well as the ..
A total of over 44 lakh tonnes food grains have been lifted by the States and Union Territories till date under the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Ann Yojana – 2. The Consumer Affairs Ministry has declared that a total of 201 lakh tonnes of food grains will be distributed among 81 crore beneficiaries under the ..
The Ministry of Consumer Affairs has started the ‘One Nation One Card’ scheme in four more states of the country, namely, Jammu and Kashmir, Manipur, Nagaland and Uttarakhand. All these states have been integrated into this platform and with this move; this scheme is now operational in 24 states / UTs in the country. One ..
Even though India has was to dramatically reduce the number of people living in extreme poverty from 306 million people living on less than $1.90 (on a PPP basis) a day in 2011 to 48 million today, it is puzzling to see why it has been unable to show a similar dynamism in its record ..
Category: Government Schemes Current Affairs
Topics: Children • Food fortification • Goitre • ICDS • Integrated Child Development Scheme • iron-deficient diet • malnutrition • Mid Day Meal Scheme • Millets • Ministry of Human Resource Development • Ministry of Women and Child Development • National Food Security Act • NFSA • Niti Ayog • Odisha • Poverty • Rice • women
The government of Odisha has launched the scheme Ama Ghare LED to provide LED bulbs at free of cost to about 95 lakh families in the state. Features of the Scheme The features of the Ama Ghare LED are: The beneficiaries of the scheme are those who have registered under the National Food Security Act ..