In this phase of lockdown due to Coronavirus Pandemic, the Central Government is trying to provide relief to poor and low class people through its schemes. In the relief package of Rs 1.7 lakh crore, the government is also helping people through Ujjwala and Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) scheme. In this series, the government is […]Continue Reading..
The Indian Government is introducing a new monthly unemployment allowance scheme to help the unemployed youth in the country. According to sources, the Central Government has been working to implement the Universal Basic Income (UBI) scheme. As part of the scheme, the unemployed youth in India will be provided financial assistance in the form of […]Continue Reading..
Union rural development ministry has informed that the first installment of Rs 1,500 ex-gratia announced for women Jan Dhan account holders to help them in the wake of coronavirus crisis will start reaching the beneficiaries this week. The money will be sent to State Bank of India, which will further transmit the funds to individuals. […]Continue Reading..
Ministry of skill development and entrepreneurship has extended the enrollments under the Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana for the north-eastern region, which will include eight north-eastern states, by two months. The centrally sponsored PMKVY 2016-20 comes to an end for other places across India on March 31. “In view of the recent lockdown due to COVID-19 crisis, MSDE, after examining the whole […]Continue Reading..
In the wake of coronavirus outbreak, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Saturday said that the Central Government Health Scheme (CGHS) beneficiaries (chronic disease patients) may be issued or indented medicines for three months at a time without the necessity of the beneficiary having to visit the wellness centre. “Medicines may be issued […]Continue Reading..
We are in that time now, where coronavirus is spread like anything and is everywhere. In this view, the Indian government has taken certain steps to control this widespread Covid-19 virus. Indian government is doing anything and everything to contain this situation by doing 21-day lockdown. Due to this coronavirus outbreak and seeing what the […]Continue Reading..
Central government pensioners to get three months’ pension in advance. Senior citizens, differently-abled, widows will get three-month advance pension in the first week of April, officials said on Friday, according to PTI. The announcement comes in the wake of a slew of relief measures proposed by the government to combat the outbreak of novel coroanvirus […]Continue Reading..
Households with ‘Ujjwala’ LPG connection will get free refills till June, a move, which together with the provision of free foodgrains through ration shops, will put food on the ‘thaali’ (plate) in 8.3 crore poor households and help them tide over the lockdown. Describing the package as “an example of responsive governance in challenging times,” oil minister […]Continue Reading..
The government proposes to provide an insurance cover of Rs 50 lakh per person to frontline health workers – sanitation staff, paramedics and nurses, ASHA workers and doctors- who are working to tackle the COVID-19 illness and face the highest risk of contracting the illness. Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced this on March 26, during a […]Continue Reading..
Launched on 24 September 1969 by Dr. V.K. R.V. Rao, who was the Educational Minister at that time, the National Service Scheme (NSS) is an addition of activities in the higher education system of India with the aim of allowing students to develop their personality by providing community service while they are studying. The scheme […]Continue Reading..