Summary of Projects & Achievements: 48 Months of Narendra Modi Government (Important) (Part - 3) (Download PDF)


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Rural Employment for Rural Development - Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act, Payment of wages to workers within 15 days in 85 % of the cases as compared to long delays in the past.

  • Highest ever participation of women in 2016 - 17 at 56%

Shikshit Bharat, Saksham Bharat

Inclusive Education, Empowering Divyangs

  • Scholarship scheme launched in Nov 2014 to provide scholarship to pursue technical education

  • 1000 scholarships per annum are available

  • Rs. 30, 000 is provided towards tuition fee and ₹ 20000 as contingency allowance

  • Indian Sign Language Research and Training Centre (ISLRTC) established

Enabling Legislations & Amendments to Curb Corruption

  • Double Taxation Avoidance Agreement with Mauritius, Cyprus, Singapore

  • Agreement on real time information sharing with Switzerland

  • Black Money (Undisclosed Foreign Income and Assets) and imposition of Tax Act 2015 enacted

  • PMLA amended to allow confiscation of property equivalent in value of black money stashed abroad

Ensuring Food Security for More Than 80 Crore People

  • Food security ensured in all the 36 states/UTs as against 11 states in May 2014

Achieving Universal Accessibility for Persons with Disabilities

  • All 34 International Airports and all 48 Domestic Airports have been provided with accessible features

  • 917 identified websites of state Governments/UTs will be accessible through ERNET India

Image of Achieving Universal Accessibility for Persons

Image of Achieving Universal Accessibility for Persons

Image of Achieving Universal Accessibility for Persons

Ensuring a Roof over Every Head by 2022

  • More than 1.2 crore affordable homes in Urban areas

  • More than 1 crore affordable homes in Rural areas to be built

Accessible India, Accomplished India

  • Converting at least 50 % of all government buildings in the national capital and all state capitals “fully accessible”

  • Special camps organized for distribution for Aids and Assistive devices to 8 lakh persons with disabilities

  • Sugamya Bharat Abhiyan launched by the Government on 3rd Dec 2015 to provide dignity to Divyangs

  • Access Audit of 1662 important buildings in 50 cities completed till date

Holistic Development of Divyangs

  • Reservations for Divyang person in Govt. jobs raised from 3 % to 4%.

  • Over 6 lakh Divyang people have benefitted from 5790 camps

  • Unprecedented increase in camps for Divyangs

  • Rs. 0 1 lakh health insurance cover to people with autism, cerebral palsy and many disabilities

Direct Benefit Transfer Ensuring Money in Account, Removing Middlemen

  • World’s largest cash transfer program with over 20.14 cr beneficiaries receiving Rs. 69, 815 cr

  • Rs. 3, 65, 996 cr directly transferred into bank account of beneficiaries of 431 schemes

Empowering through Education for an Inclusive Society

  • Stipend for day scholars has raised from Rs. 150 to Rs. 225 and for hostellers raised Rs. 350 to Rs. 525

  • Free coaching for SC and OBC students, income eligibility raised from Rs. 4.5 lakhs to Rs. 6 lakhs.

  • Stipend raised from Rs. 1500 to Rs. 2500 for local students and from Rs. 3000 to Rs. 5000 for outstation students

  • For pre-matric scholarship for OBCs, the rates of scholarships increased substantially

Swachh Bharat Mission Brings About a Sanitation Revolution

Rapid construction of toilets ensuring dignity of women & eradicating open defecation

  • 7.25 crore Toilets built

  • Over 3.6 lakh villages, over 17 States/UTs declared Open Defection free

  • Sanitation coverage goes up 38 % in 2014 to 83 % in 2018

Connecting Every Village with Roads

  • 82 % Rural Road connectivity increased

  • Almost 1.69 lakh kms of rural roads built in the last 4 years

Promoting Social Empowerment for Women

Social Empowerment of Women

  • Bill that empowers Muslim women against Triple Talaq passed in Lok Sabha

  • Muslim Women can now perform Haj without a male guardian

Putting women ahead

  • Preference given to women in Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana

  • Passport rules relaxed for single mothers

Securing Women Against Violence

Ordinance on Death Penalty for Rapists

  • Provision of Death Penalty for Rape of girl child under 12 years

  • Minimum punishment for rape of girl under 16 years increased from 10 years to 20 years

Fulfilling Aspirations through Social Inclusion

  • Over 3.3 crore students benefitted during 2014 - 16, with scholarship worth Rs. 7565 crore

  • Pre-Matric scholarship for OBCs: income eligibility raised from Rs. 44, 500 to Rs. 2.5 lakh

  • Pre-Matric scholarship for SC students: income eligibility raised from Rs. 2 lakh to Rs. 2.5 lakhs

Supplementing Skills and Supplying Capital for Nari Shakti

  • This scheme provides collateral free loans to entrepreneurs

  • This initiative provides loans of upto Rs. 1 crore to women/SC/ST/OBC entrepreneurs

  • More than 70 % of the beneficiaries are women

  • 9 crore women have benefitted jointly Mudra & Standup India

Swachh Bharat Mission

Heralding a revolution in sanitation

  • Construction of toilets to prevent open defecation & ensure dignity of women

  • Over 7.25 crore toilets built, over 3.6 lakh villages & over 17 states/UTs declared ODF

  • Station coverage goes up from 38 % in2014 to 83%

Securing Future for Nari Shakti

Pradhan Mantri Sukanya Samriddhi Yojana

  • More than 1.26 accounts have been opened

  • Around Rs. 20000 crore has been deposited

From Women Development to Women-led Development

Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana

  • 3.8 Cr women have LPG connections

  • Target enhanced to provide LPG connections to 8 cr women

  • Designed to improve lives of women by abolishing consumption of unhealthy fuels

From Women Development to Women-led Development

Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao

  • Sex ratio at birth improved in 104 identified districts

  • Multiple scholarship for education of girls

  • Rising enrollment of girls in secondary schools

  • 119 districts have reported progress in first trimester registration

  • 146 districts have reported improvement in institutional deliveries

Facilitating Well-being of Expectant Mothers

Mission Indradhanush

  • Over 80 lakh pregnant women immunized

  • Designed to vaccinate pregnant women & children in mission mode

Maternity benefit (Amendment) Act 2017

Paid maternity leave extended to 26 weeks, one of the highest duration in the world so far

Poshan Abhiyan

  • First of a kind initiative to tackle malnutrition through multi-modal intervention

  • Aims to reduce malnutrition, convergence with different ministries, targeted approach with technology

Fulfilling Aspirations through Social Inclusion

  • Historic budget of Rs95, 000 crores for welfare of SC/ST Communities

  • Unprecedented rise of 41 % in the budget allocation for OBC welfare in 2018 - 19 over 2017 - 18

Facilitating Well-being of Expectant Mothers

Pradhan Mantri Matru Vandana Yojana (PMMVY)

  • Proving economic support to pregnant women and lactating mothers

  • Cash incentive Rs. 6000 to the pregnant/lactating women to help her recover

  • Ensuring timely checkups

  • More than 50 lakh women expected to benefit every year

Pradhan Mantri Surakshit Matritva Abhiyan (PMSMA)

  • Launched to ensure good health of mother and child

  • More than 12900 health facilities across all state/UT

  • More than 1.16 crore antenatal check-ups have been conducted as of January

  • More than 6 lakh high risk pregnancies have been identified.

Furthering Sports and Sportsmanship

Khelo India

  • A mass movement to promote a culture of sports and fitness among the youth

  • Annual financial assistance of Rs. 5 lakh per annum for 8 years to talented players

  • First Khelo India School Games launched on Jan 2018, 3507 players from 29 states and 7 UTs participated

  • Revamped Khelo India program will have a financial outlay of Rs. 1, 756 crore for 2017 - 18 to 2019 - 20

Sports Talent Search Portal Launched

A transparent platform for talented youth to share their achievements

National sport University in Manipur

  • National sports University in Manipur will be first if kind to promote sports education

  • First ever-training center with world-class facilities dedicated for para Athletes at Gandhinagar, Gujarat

  • India wins an impressive and historic 66 medals in the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Australia

- Published/Last Modified on: July 14, 2018

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