PRADHAN MANTRI AWAS YOJANA
11.14 lakh people trained under skill development scheme for textiles: Govt
The training in ISDS also covered 33 states and Union Territories of the country, widely covering all sections of the society such as women(71.27%), Scheduled Caste(20.82%), Schedule Tribes (6.9%) and Divyang Jan(0.28%). “Out of the 11.14 lakh persons trained so far, 8.43 lakh persons have been employed,” textiles minister told Rajya Sabha in a written reply.
Lok Sabha Speaker takes note of Rahul Gandhi's absence from House
"His (Rahul Gandhi's) question was listed for the Question Hour and I wante...
Can raise up to Rs 35,000 crore from market: Nabard chief
The National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (Nabard) raises funds throu...
LIC Housing eyes to disburse Rs 55,000 crore in FY 19-20
LIC Housing Finance Ltd has set a target of disbursing Rs 55,000 crore worth loans during the current financial year, a top official said on Saturday.
India has 15697 ITIs, Uttar Pradesh has the most: Govt
Besides, government has envisaged setting up of Indian Institute of Skills with unique features that would make them different from the existing setup of ITIs, Polytechnics, and Advanced Training Institutes (ATIs). The union cabinet has approved the proposal of setting up of IISs at three locations in the country.
Govt to institutionalise social audits in major rural development schemes
The govt has started work on social audits with National Social Assistance Programme & PMAY-Gramin scheme.
Four zonal committees set up to monitor key programmes of land resources department
Under the Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchayee Yojana, the department undertakes development of rainfed portions of net cultivated area and cultivable wastelands in association with states. DILRMP is a 100 per cent grant scheme from the centre for computerisation of all existing land records including mutations (or transfers) and digitization of maps.
Health index to reflect Ayushman Bharat progress
The central government is reviewing the two-year-old index by adding new benchmarks to ensure a more realistic picture. A senior government official told ET that the national health authority, the apex body responsible for implementing the flagship public health insurance scheme, plans to include the Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana in the Niti Aayog health index.
Targeted PMKVY, skills framework rejig proposed
“Going forward NSDC (National Skills Development Corporation) will cease to play the role of an implementor of Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY) and focus on its other three roles,” the ministry has said in its draft vision document.
How to invest in Pradhan Mantri Vaya Vandana Yojana
It is a pension scheme available for senior citizens offering a guaranteed payout of pension at a specified rate for 10 years.
PMRDA appoints Rudrabhishek Enterprises to implement Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana
The end to end implementation will include development of implementation portal so as to enable end to end paperless online execution of project.
Global consultants to audit over 125 centrally-sponsored schemes
Niti Aayog ropes in KPMG, IPE Global, Deloitte and EY; assessment scheduled to get over by December.
PM Narendra Modi launches 'Pradhan Mantri Kisan Maan Dhan Yojana' from Ranchi
Under the 'Pradhan Mantri Kisan Mandhan Yojana', farmers between 18 and 40 years of age will get Rs 3,000 monthly pension after reaching 60.
L&T bags CIDCO order to build residential complexes
L&T will build 23,432 dwelling units as part of the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY)
L&T Construction bags contract from CIDCO to construct residential project in Navi Mumbai
The company said the order falls under the 'major' category, which ranges between Rs 5,000 crore and Rs 7,000 crore according to the classification of contracts.
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