Qualifications for Candidates of Panchayats

Ministry of Panchayati Raj Qualifications for Candidates of Panchayats Panchayat’, being ‘Local Government’, is a State subject and part of Seventh Schedule of the Constitution of India. Further, Article 243C (1) of the Constitution of India provides that legislature of a State may, by law, make provisions with respect to the composition of Panchayats. Accordingly, basic […]

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New Panchayats under Rashtriya Gram Swaraj Abhiyan

Ministry of Panchayati Raj New Panchayats under Rashtriya Gram Swaraj Abhiyan The restructured Centrally Sponsored Scheme of Rashtriya Gram Swaraj Abhiyan is being implemented with effect from 2018-19 across all States/UTs with the primary aim of strengthening of Panchayati Raj Institutions for achieving Sustainable Development Goals with main thrust on convergence with Mission Antyodaya and […]

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Initiatives under “Make in India” and “Startup”Programmes;

Ministry of Commerce & Industry Initiatives under “Make in India” and “Startup”Programmes; Make in India initiative focuses on 27 sectors under Make in India 2.0. ‘Startup India’ initiative generates more than 26000 employment in Tamil Nadu in three years ‘Make in India’ is an initiative which was launched on 25th September, 2014, to facilitate investment, foster […]

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Direct Benefit Transfer in Farm Mechanization

Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare Direct Benefit Transfer in Farm Mechanization The Department of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare is implementing a Centrally Sponsored Scheme ‘Sub-Mission on Agricultural Mechanization’ (SMAM) with effect from 2014-15. The scheme is implemented by the respective State Governments and some of the major States like Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat, Uttar […]

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Promoting Organic Farming under Paramparagat Krishi Vikas Yojana (PKVY)

Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare Promoting Organic Farming under Paramparagat Krishi Vikas Yojana (PKVY) Government of India has been implementing dedicated scheme of Paramparagat Krishi Vikas Yojana (PKVY) since 2015-16 to promote chemical free organic farming in the country in cluster mode.  Under the programme, financial assistance of Rs 50000/ha/3 years is provided for […]

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