Kisan Credit Cards sanctioned to farmers

187.03 Kisan Credit Cards with credit limit of Rs 1.76 lakh crore sanctioned to farmers as on 29th January 2021 Posted On: 09 FEB 2021,Delhi A special drive to cover farmers under Kisan Credit Card (KCC) is going on since February 2020. As per the information furnished by Public Sector Banks & NABARD, 187.03 lakh … Read more

National Urban Health Mission

Strengthening National Urban Health Mission Posted On: 09 FEB 2021, Delhi National Urban Health Mission (NUHM) was approved in May, 2013 as a sub-mission under National Health Mission (NHM) for providing equitable and quality primary health care services to the urban population with special focus on the slum and vulnerable population. States have the flexibility … Read more

Beneficiaries under Ayushman Bharat Yojana

Beneficiaries under Ayushman Bharat Yojana Posted On: 09 FEB 2021, Delhi As on 04.02.2021, approx. 1.59 crore hospital admissions worth Rs. 19,714 crore have been authorized through a network of 24,321 Empaneled Health Care Providers under Ayushman Bharat PradhanMantri – Jan ArogyaYojana (AB-PMJAY). AB-PMJAY provides health assurance cover of up to Rs. 5 Lakh per year … Read more

Increase in Institutional Deliveries Under Janani Suraksha Yojana (JSY)

Increase in Institutional Deliveries Under Janani Suraksha Yojana (JSY) Posted On: 09 FEB 2021,Delhi Institutional deliveries reported by the States/UTs during the period from April to December, 2019 is 1.54 Crore in comparison to 1.33 Crore for the corresponding period for the current year i.e. from April to December, 2020 as reported in Health Management … Read more

Scheme for Security of Border Areas

Scheme for Security of Border Areas Posted On: 09 FEB 2021, Delhi Ministry of Home Affairs is implementing various projects for creation of infrastructure under Border Infrastructure and Management (BIM) Scheme to secure the border areas which inter-alia include construction of border roads, Border Out Posts (BOPs), border fencing and floodlights. Funds under the BIM … Read more

Don’t link the farmers’ agitation with any one religion or community says SAD president S.S Badal to PM Modi.

Fazilka (Punjab), February 8 , 2021(ANI): Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) President Sukhbir Singh Badal on Monday asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi not to link the farmers’ agitation with any one religion or community and said farmers from Uttar Pradesh to Kerala were united on one platform against the three agricultural laws. Speaking to the reporters … Read more

Government eases norms for family pension to disabled survivors.

New Delhi, February 8, 2021:  Government has issued instructions to liberalise the income criteria for eligibility of a child/sibling of a deceased Government servant/pensioner for grant of family pension under CCS (Pension) Rules, 1972.  The relaxation is granted for family pension to disabled survivors as they require greater medical care and financial assistance. The Government … Read more

Minimum Government Maximum Governance

Government follows “Minimum Government – Maximum Governance” principle as presented in Union Budget 2021-22: Finance Minister Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman Posted On: 08 FEB 2021, Delhi The Central Government is governed by the principle of “Minimum Government – Maximum Governance” and presented the same philosophy through the Union Budget 2021-22 recently. This was stated here today … Read more

Number of Accounts opened under Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana

Number of Accounts opened under Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana Posted On: 08 FEB 2021, Delhi As reported by Public Sector Banks (PSBs) [including sponsored Regional Rural Banks (RRBs)] and 14 major Private Sector Banks, as on 27.01.2021, a total number of 41.75 crore accounts have been opened under Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana (PMJDY) … Read more

Various schemes launched by Government during COVID-19 pandemic for companies

Various schemes launched by Government during COVID-19 pandemic for companies Posted On: 08 FEB 2021 , Delhi The Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA) administers the provisions of the Companies Act, 2013 (herein after called as the Act) and the Limited Liability Partnerships (‘LLPs’) Act, 2008 and the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (IBC), 2016. This was … Read more