Some GOVERNMENT SCHEMES – One Liners

 1. Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana Launch Date- (28 August 2014)

Aim- To achieve 100% financial inclusion

22 crore bank accounts opened so far

Slogan: Mera Khata – Bhagya Vidhaata

2. Deen Dayal Upadhyaya AntyodayaYojana 

Launch Date- (25 September 2014)

Aim- To alleviate poverty through in rural & urban areas

Achieved through livelihood opportunities & skill development

Implemented by Rural Development & Housing and Urban poverty alleviation ministries

3. Mission Housing for All – Urban 

Launch Date- (25 June 2015)

Aim- To provide housing by 2022 to all eligible

Also called Sardar Patel Urban Housing Mission

A Centrally Sponsored Scheme & has 4 components

4. Digital India 

Launch Date-(26 August 2014)

Aim- To achieve digitally empowered knowledge economy

Transformed version of National e-Governance Plan

worth 1 lakh crore rupees & has 9 thrust areas

5. Make In India 

Launch Date-(25 September 2014)

Aim- To make India a global manufacturing hub

Manufacturing sector to grow over 10%

Will create 1 crore jobs per year

6. Skill India 

Launch Date-(15 July 2015)

Aim- To fast-track skill development efforts

Provides for an overall institutional framework

300 million will be skilled by 2022

Four initiatives were launched

7. MUDRA Bank Yojana 

Launch Date-(8 April 2015)

Aim- Stands for Micro Units Development and Refinance Agency Ltd.

Loans between 50000 to 10 lakh rupees provided

Has three categories Shishu, Kishor & Tarun

8. Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchai Yojana 

Launch Date-(2 July 2015)

Aim- To achieve water efficiency by 2020

Will be achieved through converging existing programmes

Has an outlay of 50000 crore rupees for 2015-20

9. Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao 

Launch Date-(22 January 2015)

Aim- To address the declining Child Sex Ratio issue

To celebrate the girl child & enable her education

So far 161 districts were selected in 2 phases

10.Swachh Bharat Mission 

Launch Date- (2 October 2014)

Aim- To make India 100% open defecation free by 2019

Eradication of manual scavenging is also a part

Focus is on attitudinal change

11. Swarna Bharat Yojana 

Launch Date- (5 November 2015)

Aim- To reduce gold imports by utilizing domestic reserves

Has three gold related schemes

Gold Monetization & Gold Bond Schemes and Indian Gold Coins

12. Pradhan Mantri Suraksha Bima Yojana 

Launch Date- (9 May 2015)

Aim- Its an Accident Insurance Scheme

Offers death and disability cover on account of an accident

For 12 rupees premium offers 1-2 lakhs coverage

13. Pradhan Mantri Jeevan Jyoti Bima Yojana 

Launch Date- (9 May 2015)

Aim- To provide for life insurance cover to the needy

For 330 rupees premium offers 2 lakh rupees coverage

Administered by the Life Insurance Corporation

14. Atal Pension Yojana 

Launch Date- (9 May 2015)

Aim- To enhance old age income security of the working poor

Linked to National Pension System & administered by PFRDA

Will get fixed pension between Rs 1000 & 5000 per month

15. AMRUT Yojana 

Launch Date- (25 June 2015)

Aim- AMRUT – Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Development

To develop infrastructure in 500 towns and cities

Selection of cities on population & popularity basis

Outlay of 50000 crore rupees for 2015-20

16. Namami Ganga Yojana 

Launch Date- (14 May 2015)

Aim- It is an Integrated Ganga Conservation Mission

Focus is on pollution abatement and socio-economic development

Implemented under National Ganga River Basin Authority

17. Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana 

Launch Date- (18 February 2016)

Aim- Its a revamped agriculture insurance scheme

Overcomes the shortcomings in the existing schemes

Will be in force from Kharif 2016

Premium – 2% (Kharif), Rabi (1.5%) & commercial crops (5%)

18. Saansad Adarsh Gram Yojana 

Launch Date-(11 October 2014)

Aim- To realize the ideal of Gram Swaraj

Its a village development scheme under MPLADs

One Adarsh Gram by 2016 and 3 by March 2019

19. Pradhan Mantri Ujjawala Yojana 

Launch Date- (1 May 2016)

Aim- To provide LPG connections to 5 crore BPL families

Financial support of Rs 1600 per family

Allocated Rs 8000 crores for 3 years

20. Stand Up India, Start Up India 

Launch Date- (15 August 2015)

Aim- To promote bank financing for start-ups

Applicable to SC, ST & Women

Will help in entrepreneurship and job creation

21. Nai Manzil Scheme 

Launch Date- (8 August 2015)

Aim- To address educational & livelihood needs of minorities

Focus will be on skill development for 17-35 age group

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