List of Important Scheme Launched in India 2020:
Here we are providing the important scheme launched by the modi government in india 2019-20.
♦Government Scheme (January)
|YSR Aarogyasri scheme
(Updated 3rd January)
|Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy will inaugurate YSR Aarogyasri scheme at Eluru in West Godavari district on 3rd January . The scheme will be inaugurated in each district by respective mandal and district officials. Over one crore individuals will be benefited under this new health scheme.
The chief minister has also announced to compensate for wage loss incurred during the post-operative period. With monthly cap of Rs 5,000 Dr YSR Aarogyasri Health Care Trust will pay Rs 225 per day for the prescribed recovery period.
(Updated 9th January)
|Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy on 9th January launched his government’s launch programme ‘Amma Vodi’ scheme meant to support lakhs of poor and needy mothers to educate their children.
Marking the launch, Reddy pressed a button on a laptop to credit an annual financial assistance to the tune of Rs 15,000 each into the accounts of around 43 lakh mothers for the benefit of 82 lakh children in the state.
|VISHWAS and CYBER AASHVAST
(Updated 12th January)
|Union Home Minister Amit shah today digitally launched project VISHWAS and CYBER AASHVAST at Mahatma Mandir in Gandhinagar.
About Vishwas Aims: The project aims at improving Law and Order Management, Proactive traffic management and control, Crime detection through video analytics and Post incident Investigation and video forensics.
About Cyber AASHVAST: To make cyber-space safe, Gujarat Police has brought the cyber-security solution to common man through Cyber AASHVAST Project, which is a helpline for cyber crime victims.
(Updated 11th January)
Union Minister for Women and Child Development and Textiles
|About Yashaswini scheme : Under Yashaswini scheme, women self-help groups will be given interest free loans of upto Rs Five lakh for business.|
(Updated 16th January)
Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Ga
|‘Saksham’, an annual one-month long, people-centric fuel conservation mega campaign of Petroleum Conservation Research Association (PCRA)|
|Mukhyamantri Krishak Durghatna Kalyan Yojana
(Updated 14th January)
|Uttar Pradesh Government has launched Mukhyamantri Krishak Durghatna Kalyan Yojana which will provide financial assistance to family of farmers who die or become handicapped while working in fields.
About Scheme: The scheme will cover farmers and their family members in the age group of 18-70 years and will be implemented from 14th September last year.
(Updated 26th January)
|The Shiv Sena-led Maharashtra government on 26th Janaury launched ‘Shiv Bhojan’ scheme, which is aimed at providing a meal to the poor for just 10 rupees, on the occasion of the 71st Republic Day.|
|YSR Arogya Asara scheme
(Updated: 10th December)
|Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy is in the process of launched Arogya Asara scheme to provide relief to poor patients as part of the health scheme.
Benefit: Patients are offered a maximum of Rs.225 per day or a maximum of Rs5,000 per month for the prescribed relaxation time. This is the first in India to offer this type of service to patients. The scheme was introduced by the CM with the intention that the family should not suffer financially if the family gets sick. 4.5 lakh people benefit from this.
|Vijayamritham’ and ‘Sahachari’
(Updated: 13th December)
|‘Vijayamritham’ and ‘Sahachari’ to honour differently-abled people as well as NSS, NCC and Student Police Cadet (SPC) units working for their care and welfare.
The ‘Vijayamritham’ scheme has been introduced to provide financial assistance for differently-abled people who battled odds and scored high marks in degree, PG and professional courses.
i)Degree/ Equivalent courses-60% marks for Arts subject, 80% marks for Science subject, 8000/-Amount provide 10 students per district
ii)Post-Graduation (PG)& Professional courses-60 % and above, 10000/-Amount provide 5 students per district
Sahachari scheme: This scheme is provide encouragement to NCC/NSS/SPC units functioning in schools who offer assistance to differently abled students with over 40% disability in their studies as well as other extra-curricular activities.
Certificates and plaques will be awarded to 3 best NCC/NSS/SPC units, who offer service to the much needy differently abled students. For this work, they will be given an amount of Rs. 40,000/- for each.
(Updated: 18th December)
|‘Jalsathi’ programme which will ensure supply of safe drinking water to all households in the state.|
(Updated: 21st December)
|At Dharmavaram of Anantapur district.
The scheme aims: Extending an aid of ₹24,000 every year for each handloom weaver family that is currently running a loom.
|Atal Bhujal Yojana
|PM Modi launched the Atal Bhujal Yojana. The scheme with a total outlay of Rs.6000 crore will be implemented over a period of 5 years.
Aims: Improve ground water management through community participation in identified priority areas in seven States.
The states identified are Gujarat, Haryana, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh.
(Updated: 27th November)
|Turning a new leaf in education sector, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy launches the Nadu-Nedu Programme.
Aims: Transforming government schools into vibrant and competitive institutions and said his government will overcome all the challenges and clear every hurdle as the goal is to meet the requirement of what the fast-changing technology in the world expects from youth ten years from now.
(Updated: 28 November)
|National Initiative for School Heads’ and Teachers’ Holistic Advancement (NISHTHA) was launched in the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir with its formal inauguration by Commissioner Secretary, School Education Department, Sarita Chauhan.
The event was attended by around 300 teachers.
Aims: Improving learning outcomes at Elementary level through integrated Teacher Trainings.
(Updated 4th November)
|Nagaland Government today launched the Nagaland Ex-gratia Scheme for Students Studying outside Nagaland belonging to any recognized scheduled tribes and indigenous inhabitants of the state.
Aims: Students who die outside the state while pursuing secular, technical, professional, diploma and theology courses. Five crore Rupees will be kept in a fixed deposit and the interest accruing from the deposit will be utilized for payment of ex-gratia amounting to five lakh rupees to the nominee of the deceased students.
|“Swachh-Nirmal Tat Abhiyan”
|Environment Ministry began with its cleanliness cum awareness drive in 50 beaches under a campaign called “Swachh-Nirmal Tat Abhiyan”.
The drive began from November 11 and will continue till November 17. Beaches in Gujarat, Maharashtra, Goa, Daman and Diu, Tamil Nadu, Puducherry, Andhra Pradesh, Odisha, Karnataka and Kerala have been identified for the campaign after consultation with the state governments
|“YSR Vahana Mitra”
(Updated 4th October)
|Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy will launch the “YSR Vahana Mitra” scheme in Eluru on 4th October.
Benefit: He will distribute ₹10,000 financial assistance to auto, taxi and maxi driver-cum-owners.
(Union HRD Minister)
(Updated 6th October)
|60 talented students have been selected in the first batch. After the launch, a programme of around 14 days’ duration would be conducted with these students.
Purpose: ISRO Chairman Dr K Sivan said that the objective of ‘DHRUV’ is to allow talented students realise their full potential and contribute to society.
|Rythu Bharosa scheme
(Updated 8th October)
|Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy said his ‘farmer-friendly’ government is committed to providing input assistance of ₹13,500 per year to all eligible ones.
Launching the YSR Rythu Bharosa-PM Kisan scheme amid fanfare at Kakaturu near Sarvepalli in SPSR Nellore district.
About Scheme: ₹7,500 would be provided to each farmer before start of the kharif season, another ₹4,000 at the time of harvesting and just before the start of the rabi season, and the last instalment of ₹2,000 at the time of the farmers’ festival of Sankranti.
|Food safety mitra’ scheme
(Updated 16th October)
|On the lines of ‘arogya mitras’, the government on 16 October launched a scheme for engaging ‘food safety mitras’ to sensitise street food vendors on hygiene aspects and assist businessmen to comply with standards and facilitate licensing and registration.
Aims: scaling up the government’s ‘Eat Right India’ movement. ‘Food Safety Mitra’ would undergo training and certification by FSSAI to do their work and get paid by food businesses for their services.
|YSR Navodayam scheme
(Updated 17th October)
|Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy on 17th October launched ‘Dr. YSR Navodayam’ scheme.
About Scheme: Under which the State government will reimburse 50% (not exceeding ₹2 lakh per account) of the auditors’ fee for preparation of techno-economic viability reports required for One-Time Restructuring (OTR) of stressed loans of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) by banks and NBFCs as per the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) norms up to March 31, 2020.
|‘AB-MGRSBY’ ( Rajasthan)
(Updated 10 September )
|The Rajasthan state government has launched a new health insurance scheme called Ayushman Bharat-Mahatma Gandhi Rajasthan Swasthya Bima Yojna (AB-MGRSBY) by integrating the Bhamashah Health Insurance Scheme(BSBY) of the State Government and Ayushman Bharat- Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojna Scheme(AB-PMJAY) of the Central Government.|
|Credit Linked Capital Subsidy and Delayed Payment ( MSME)
(Updated 12 September )
|Credit Linked Capital Subsidy and Delayed Payment of MSMEs’ held at New Delhi, the Union Minister for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Shri Nitin Gadkari has launched the updated Credit linked Capital Subsidy Scheme (CLCSS) to enable micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) access to capital.|
|E-assessment Scheme 2019 (Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT)
(Updated 15 September )
|The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) notified the e-assessment scheme 2019 for conducting faceless scrutiny assessment of income tax returns (ITR). It will be established at regional and national level with auto-allocation of different scrutiny matters.|
|‘Aponar Apon Ghar’ (Assam)
(Updated 25 September )
|It is an upgraded version of the previous Apun Ghar home loan subsidy scheme, which will provide a subsidy of up to Rs 2.5 lakh on home loans up to Rs 40 lakh to all citizens of the state.|
(Updated 25 September )
|it is an Education Loan Subsidy scheme, under this every student in the state of assam having active education loan account regardless of the amount for pursuing higher education can get benefitted. The Assam government will provide a one-time subsidy of up to Rs 50,000 to all educational loans.|
|Free Drugs Scheme(Assam)
(Updated 25 September )
|Under this scheme, 142 essential drugs, 47 surgical items, 45 consumables/linens and 6 numbers of disinfectants would be provided free of cost to the 651 tea garden hospitals of the state. An amount of Rs 20 crore would be spent every year on the scheme. The scheme is for the patients of the tea tribe community.|
|‘Save Green, Stay Clean’
(West Bengal) (Updated- 2August)
|The Chief Minister of West Bengal Mamata Banerjee launched an awareness campaign‘Save Green, Stay Clean’ for preserving the greenery and keeping the environment clean in Kolkata, which will be celebrated every year. She participated in the Padayatra for this purpose.|
|‘Odisha Small Savings Incentive Scheme‘
(Odisha) (Updated- 8August)
|Odisha government unveiled the ‘Odisha Small Savings Incentive Scheme‘ for the calendar year 2019 under the notation “AQ” series. The aim of the scheme is to stop people from transacting with ‘suspicious’ non-banking private financial institutions.|
(Odisha) (Updated- 15August)
|During the independence day celebration in the state, the Chief Minister of Odisha Shri Naveen Patnaik announced the “Mo Sarkar” initiative. It is an initiative to ensure transparency in governance focusing fully on the common public and will be commenced from October 2, 2019, on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanthi.|
(Manipur) (Updated- 17August)
|Chief Minister (CM) of Manipur, N Biren Singh has launched “School Fagadaba” (Make education better) scheme with the aim to improve the infrastructure, quality education and overall improvement of government schools.|
|“Supra”- (Scientific and Useful Profound Research Advancement)
Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB)
|The scheme has designed as a part of the Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s 100-day transformative ideas.
Aim: The aim of this scheme is to fund new scientific and engineering breakthroughs with global impact.
|NISHTHA- National Initiative for School Heads and Teachers Holistic Advancement
Union Human Resource Development Minister (Updated- 21August)
|National Mission to improve Learning Outcomes at the Elementary|
|Mukhya Mantri Parivar Samridhi Yojna
Haryana (Updated- 21August)
|The scheme provides social security to people in terms of life/accidental insurance cover and pensionary benefits to individual families.
.Eligibility: To avail benefit of the scheme, the annual family income should be less than Rs 1,80,000 or a total landholding of less than two hectares.
Insurance Benefits: The eligible beneficiary family will get Rs 500 per month. Out of this amount, the premium for the life insurance of a member of the age group of 18 to 50 years will be paid from his account at the rate of Rs 330 per year.
|‘Vhali Dikri Yojna’
Gujarat (Updated- 3rd August)
|Gujarat for the welfare of girl child in the state. The scheme launched in order to improve the child sex ratio in the state, which currently stands at 890 girl child per 1000 male child.
At the time of admission to class 4th- Rs. 4,000
At the time admission to class 9th- Rs. 6,000
At the time of taking admission for higher education at the age of 18- Rs.1-lakh
At the time of marriage-Rs. 1-lakh
|· Kalia scholarship scheme (Odisha)||Krushak Assistance for Livelihood and Income Augmentation (KALIA).
The beneficiaries will be provided scholarships to pursue higher education in professional courses at free of cost.
|· Shehri Samridhi Utsav (Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs)||Aim to extend the reach of Deendayal Antyodaya Mission – National Urban Livelihoods Mission (DAY-NULM).|
|· Mukhya Mantri Vriddha Pension Yojana (MMVPY), (Bihar)||The scheme facilitates the amount of Rs. 400 monthly pension for all in the state above the age of 60 years who are not getting pension from the government.|
|· ‘Pradhan Mantri Shram Yogi Mandhan’ (Finance Minister)||Under this scheme, workers of unorganized sectors whose monthly income is less than Rs. 15,000 may avail the benefits by contributing Rs. 100 per month to further get Rs. 3000 per month after 60 year of age.|
|· KALIA Chhatra Bruti’ (Odisha)||It aims at providing financial assistance for technical and professional education to farmers’ children by incurring all expenses involved in various levels of education, such as course fee, hostel fee, mess fee by state govt.|
|· Khusi scheme (Odisha)||Aimed at improving menstrual hygiene among adolescent girl students in the state, with an outlay of Rs 466.08 crore over a period of 5 years.|
|· Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi scheme||(i)The scheme will provide Rs 6,000 per year to small and marginal farmer families having combined land holding/ownership of upto 2 hectares.
(ii). The amount will be given in three installments of Rs 2,000 each and will be transferred directly to the bank account of the beneficiaries through Direct Benefit Transfer, ensuring transparency in the entire process and saving time for the farmers.
|· ‘Mukhyamantri Yuva Swabhiman Yojana’ (MP)||Guarantees 100 days of employment every year to urban youth from Economically Weaker Sections(EWS).|
|· Pradhan Mantri JI-VAN Yojana||Pradhan Mantri JI-VAN (Jaiv Indhan – Vatavaran Anukool fasal awashesh Nivaran) Yojana.
It will provide financial support integrated Bioethanol projects using lignocellulosic biomass and other renewable feedstock. The total financial outlay is of Rs.1969.50cr for the period from 2018-19 to 2023-24.
|· Arun-3 Hydro||Arun-3 Hydro Electric Project (Nepal portion) by Sutlej Jal Vikas Nigam (SJVN) Limited. The project is on Arun River in Sankhuwasabha district of Eastern Nepal.|
|· Gram Samridhi Yojana (Ministry of Food Processing Industries )
|The scheme is aimed at helping the cottage industry, farmer producers’ organisation and individual food processors to increase capacity, upgrade technology besides skill improvement, entrepreneurship development and strengthening the farm-to market supply chain.|
|· Mukhyamantri Parivar Samman Nidhi Yojana 2019 (Haryana)
|It is primarily meant for farmers of the state who cultivate on land with areas upto five acres and the families with an income of less than Rs. 15,000 per month.
The scheme would provide a sum of Rs. 6,000 yearly and each family has to nominate a member who will be provided with this amount.
|· ‘Jal Amrutha’ (Karnataka Government
|For the purpose of inauguration of the scheme, a function was organized by the Rural Development and Panchayat Raj department at Dr B R Ambedkar Bhavan in Bengaluru.
The scheme plans to make people aware about the importance of conserving water and to prompt them to come up with ways to avoid wastage of water.
|· STARS scheme (HRD Ministry)||i)Funds worth Rs 250 crore have been approved by the HRD ministry which will be utilised to sponsor about 500 science projects, selected on the basis of competitions.
ii) The Indian Institute of Science (IISc) is the coordinator of the project, to whom the interested candidates would submit their applications.
|· Transport and Marketing Assistance (TMA) scheme||Government of India with a view to boost to export of farm commodities to certain countries in Europe and North America introduced a scheme for providing financial assistance for transport and marketing of agriculture products.|
|· ‘Mukhya Mantri Karigar Sahayata’ (Odisha)||The nodal department of the scheme is the Directorate of handicrafts.
i)Craftsmen with 10 years of experience and having annual income below Rs.1 lakh are eligible to get an assistance of Rs.800 per month.
|· Yuvashree Arpan scheme (West Bengal)||Yuvashree Arpan under which 50,000 youths will receive financial assistance of Rs 1 lakh for setting up an their own business initiatives.|
|· Mukhyamantri Anchal Amrit Yojana (Uttarakhand)||The scheme aims to provide 100 ml milk twice a week, free of cost, to 2.5 lakh children at 20,000 Anganwadi kendras of Uttarakhand.
|· ‘Atal Aahar Yojna’ (Maharashtra)||The target is set to cover 20000 workers and provide them with good quality food at a nominal cost of Rs.5 in the first phase of the scheme.
The government is already providing a Subsidy of Rs.4.5 lakh to labourers for house construction and is planning to provide help in education, income and health as well.
|· Doorstep Banking (SBI)||The State Bank of India has initiated a new ‘doorstep banking’ service for senior citizens, differently-abled and infirm account holders as well as visually impaired customers.|
|· Wings’ (Aviva Life Insurance)||It will helps women dream about what they will become, giving them a clearer picture of their future and their growth prospects. The programme will give them an avenue to freely communicate in a safe environment, allowing them to focus on growth and improvement.|
|· Young Scientist Programme’ or ‘YUva VIgyani KAryakram’ (YUVIKA 2019)||To get young school children interested in space science and technology
The ISRO Young Scientist Programme YUVIKA 2019, which received an astounding response from students across the country, will be inaugurated on 13 May 2019. The Indian Space Research Organisation, in a fresh announcement today, stated that YUVIKA 2019, which is a two week summer vacation residential programme, will be conducted from 13 to 26 May 2019.
|· SIDBI’s pilot scheme||Small Industries Development Bank of India (SIDBI) launched a pilot scheme to extend financial assistance of up to Rs 10 crore to new-age fintech non-banking finance companies (NBFCs) engaged in financing small businesses and other income-generating activities.|
|· ‘SMESuvidha’||State-owned Corporation Bank has launched ‘SMESuvidha’ scheme to provide loans to the GST-registered MSMEs at affordable interest rates.
The product is designed as a part of the lender’s efforts to improve service and provide best products to MSME sector
|· “Paramarsh” (HRD)
(Updated- 19th July 2019)
|Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’, Union Minister for Human Resource Development (HRD) launched a Scheme called “Paramarsh” of University Grants Commission (UGC) in New Delhi.
This scheme aims at mentoring National Accreditation and Assessment Council (NAAC) accreditation aspirant institutions to develop quality assurance in Higher Education.
|· ‘Internet Saathi’ (Google India & Tata Trusts)
(Updated -July 16, 2019)
|Internet Saathi initiative, a collaborative programme of Google India and Tata Trusts, will be expanded to villages in Punjab and Odisha.
Aims to facilitate digital literacy among women in rural India.)
|· Kaushal Yuva Samwaad” (Union Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship) (MoSDE)
(Updated-July 15 2019)
|World Youth Skills Day and celebrate the 4th Anniversary of the Skill India Mission, the Union Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (MoSDE) launched ‘Kaushal Yuva Samwaad’ (A Youth Dialogue) in New Delhi.|
|·‘Save Water Day’ (West Bengal government)
(Updated-July 12 2019)
|West Bengal government celebrated it first ‘Save Water Day’ on July 12, 2019 to spread the message of water conservation. Chief Minister of West Bengal Mamata Banerjee and other eminent persons from various fields participated in the Padayatra from Jorashanko Thakurbari to the base of Gandhi Statue, Kolkata.|
|· “Operation Thirst” Railway Protection Force (RPF)||The Railway Protection Force (RPF) has launched an all India drive ‘Operation Thirst’ (on 8-9 July 2019) in New Delhi to crackdown the selling of unauthorized Packaged Drinking Water (PDW) in the premises of railway stations.|
|· “Swadhar Greh” (Ministry of Women and Child Development)
· (Updated- 12 July 2019)
|The Ministry of Women and Child Development(WCD), Government of India is implementing the Swadhar Greh Scheme for the rehabilitation of women in difficult circumstances so that they could lead their life with dignity.
Aim: It envisages providing shelter, food, clothing, and health as well as economic and social security for the women who are deserted and without any social and economic support, victims of domestic violence, family tension, and natural disaster.
|· Bicycle-Sharing Scheme (Puducherry)||In an innovative eco-friendly initiative of bicycle-sharing in the city, a Bicycle-Sharing Scheme, conceived and prioritized under Puducherry Smart City Development Plan, is to be introduced in Puducherry.|
|· ‘Meri Fasal Mera Byora’ (Haryana)
(Updated-July 4, 2019)
|The Chief Minister of Haryana Government Manohar Lal Khattar has launched online portal named “Meri Fasal MeraByora” (https://www.fasalhry.in/ )for farmers to directly avail crop related benefits of state government schemes after self -reporting their land and crop-related details.|
|· “Operation Milap’ (Delhi Police)||Delhi Police Crime Branch has rescued 333 children in 7 months|
|·‘One Nation One Ration Card’ scheme||The central government’s ambitious project of ‘One Nation One Ration Card’, under which beneficiaries can buy subsidized foodgrains from any ration shop in the country will begin on 1 July 2020.|
|· Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana||All eligible farmer families, irrespective of the size of their landholding. Earlier, it was applicable to farmers having two hectares of land. The extension will include additional of 2.5 crore farmers which will led to rise its coverage to 14.5 crore farmers. The outlay of the revised scheme will be Rs 87,217.50 crore for 2019|
|· Krishi Kiosk (Haryana)||Om Prakash Dhankar, Haryana agriculture, and farmers’ welfare minister launched ‘Krishi kiosk’ for farmers at Panchkula, Haryana.
The kiosk comes under state’s ’‘Digital Kisan Suvidha’ plan, will give farmers the information about government schemes and also help them file claims under the ‘Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana’ Scheme.
|· Bangla Shashya Bima
|West Bengal Government launched a crop insurance scheme, Bangla Shashya Bima (BSB) for the 2019 ‘Kharif’ season to protect farmers from losses due to natural disasters and provide a steady income in case of unstable market prices.|