Wednesday, 15 April 2015

List of government schemes in India

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The ministries of Government of India had came up with various schemes time to time. These schemes could be either Central, State specific or joint collaboration between the Centre and the States. They are detailed below:
SchemeMinistryLaunched onOutlay/StatusProvisions
Aam Aadmi Bima Yojana[1]2007Scheme extends the benefit of life insurance coverage as well as coverage of partial and permanent disability to the head of the family or an earning member of the family of rural landless households and educational assistance to their children studying from 9th to 12th standard as an extended benefit.
Bachat Lamp YojnaMoP2009reduce the cost of compact fluorescent lamps
Central Government Health SchemeMoHFW1954comprehensive medical care facilities to Central Government employees and their family members
Deendayal Disabled Rehabilitation SchemeMoSJE2003Create an enabling environment to ensure equal opportunities, equity, social justice and empowerment of persons with disabilities.
Gramin Bhandaran YojnaMoAMarch 31, 2007Creation of scientific storage capacity with allied facilities in rural areas to meet the requirements of farmers for storing farm produce, processed farm produce and agricultural inputs. Improve their marketability through promotion of grading, standardization and quality control of agricultural produce.
Indira Awaas YojanaMoRD1985Provides financial assistance to rural poor for constructing their houses themselves.[2]
Indira Gandhi Matritva Sahyog YojanaMoWCD2010A cash incentive of Rs. 4000 to women (19 years and above) for the first two live births [3]
Integrated Child Development ServicesMoWCDOctober 2, 1975tackle malnutrition and health problems in children below 6 years of age and their mothers
Integrated Rural Development ProgramMoRD1978self-employment program to raise the income-generation capacity of target groups among the poor
Janani Suraksha YojanaMoHFW2005One-time cash incentive to pregnant women for institutional/home births through skilled assistance
Kasturba Gandhi Balika VidyalayaMoHRDJuly 2004Educational facilities (residential schools) for girls belonging to SCSTOBC, minority communities and families below the poverty line in Educationally Backward Blocks
Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan YojanaMoST1999Scholarship program to encourage students to take up research careers in the areas of basic sciences, engineering and medicine
Livestock Insurance Scheme (India)MoAInsurance to cattle and attaining qualitative improvement in livestock and their products.
Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee ActMoRDAugust 25, 2005Rs. 40,000 crore in 2010–11Legal guarantee for one hundred days of employment in every financial year to adult members of any rural household willing to do public work-related unskilled manual work at the statutory minimum wage of Rs. 120 per day in 2009 prices.
Members of Parliament Local Area Development SchemeMoSPIDecember 23, 1993Each MP has the choice to suggest to the District Collector for, works to the tune of Rs.5 Crores per annum to be taken up in his/her constituency. The Rajya Sabha Member of Parliament can recommend works in one or more districts in the State from where he/she has been elected.
Midday Meal SchemeMoHRDAugust 15, 1995Lunch (free of cost) to school-children on all working days
National Literacy Mission ProgrammeMoHRDMay 5, 1988Make 80 million adults in the age group of 15 - 35 literate
National Pension SchemeJanuary 1, 2004Contribution based pension system
National Scheme on Welfare of FishermenMoAClosed on January 13, 2012Financial assistance to fishers for construction of house, community hall for recreation and common working place and installation of tube-wells for drinking water
National Service SchemeMoYASPersonality development through social (or community) service
National Social Assistance SchemeMoRDAugust 15, 1995Public assistance to its citizens in case of unemployment, old age, sickness and disablement and in other cases of undeserved want
Pooled Finance Development Fund Scheme
Pradhan Mantri Adarsh Gram YojanaMoRDJuly 23, 2010Integrated development of Schedule Caste majority villages in four states
Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak YojanaMoRDDecember 25, 2000Good all-weather road connectivity to unconnected villages
Rashtriya Krishi Vikas YojanaMoAAugust 1, 2007Achieve 4% annual growth in agriculture through development of Agriculture and its allied sectors during the XI Plan period
Rashtriya Swasthya Bima YojanaMoLEApril 1, 2008Health insurance to poor (BPL), Domestic workers, MGNERGA workers, Rikshawpullers, Building and other construction workers, and many other categories as may be identified by the respective states
RNTCPMoHFW1997Tuberculosis control initiative
Saksham or Rajiv Gandhi Scheme for Empowerment of Adolescent BoysMoWCD2014Aims at all-round development of Adolescent Boys and make them self-reliant, gender-sensitive and aware citizens, when they grow up. It cover all adolescent boys (both school going and out of school) in the age-group of 11 to 18 years subdivided into two categories, viz. 11-14 & 14–18 years. In 2014-15, an allocation of Rs. 25 crore is made for the scheme.
Sabla or Rajiv Gandhi Scheme for Empowerment of Adolescent GirlsMoWCDEmpowering adolescent girls (Age) of 11–18 years with focus on out-of-school girls by improvement in their nutritional and health status and upgrading various skills like home skills, life skills and vocational skills. Merged Nutrition Programme for Adolescent Girls (NPAG) and Kishori Shakti Yojana (KSY).
Sampoorna Grameen Rozgar YojanaMoRDSeptember 25, 2001Providing additional wage employment and food security, alongside creation of durable community assets in rural areas.
SwabhimanMoFFebruary 15, 2011To make banking facility available to all citizens and to get 5 crore accounts opened by Mar 2012
Swarnajayanti Gram Swarozgar YojanaMoRDApril 1, 1999Bring the assisted poor families above the poverty line by organising them into Self Help Groups (SHGs) through the process of social mobilisation, their training and capacity building and provision of income generating assets through a mix of bank credit and government subsidy.
SwavalambanMoFSeptember 26, 2010pension scheme to the workers in unorganised sector. Any citizen who is not part of any statutory pension scheme of the Government and contributes between Rs. 1000 and Rs. 12000/- per annum, could join the scheme. The Central Government shall contribute Rs. 1000 per annum to such subscribers.
UdishaMoWCDNationwide training component of the World Bank (External website that opens in a new window) assisted Women and Child Development Project (External website that opens in a new window). Udisha has been cleared with an outlay of about Rs.600 crores for five years. UNICEF is also a technical collaborator in the Project. The programmes aims to train child care workers across the country.
Voluntary Disclosure of Income SchemeJune 18, 1997Closed on 31 December 1998Opportunity to the income tax/ wealth tax defaulters to disclose their undisclosed income at the prevailing tax rates.
National Rural Livelihood Mission(NRLM)Ministry of Rural Development (MoRD)June 2011[4]$5.1 Billion[4]This scheme will organize rural poor into SHG groups and make them capable for self-employment. The idea is to develop better livelihood options for the poor.
National Heritage Development and Augmentation Yojana (HRIDAY)Ministry of Urban Development (MoUD)Jan 2015[5]The scheme seeks to preserve and rejuvenate the rich cultural heritage of the country.
Sukanya Samridhi Yojana (Girl Child Prosperity Scheme)MoWCDJan 2015[4]The scheme primarily ensures equitable share to a girl child in resources and savings of a family in which she is generally discriminated as against a male child.

No comments:

Post a Comment