Important SBI PO Important Questions With Answer Part 46 #SBI #Banking
IMPORTANT GOVERNMENT SCHEMES
1. BHARAT NIRMAN:
It was implemented and extended in three phases i.e., from (2005 – 2009), (2009 – 2012), (2012- 2014)
It is centrally sponsored scheme for the rural development of India started in September 2005.
There are 6 objectives in this scheme
a) To provide all weather road connectivity to the village which have more than 1000 population in plain areas and 500 population in hilly areas.
b) To bring 10 million hectares of land under irrigation facility and to make 1.4 million hectares of additional land for arable land (for the use of agriculture).
c) To provide clean drinking water to all villages by the end of 2012 under Rajiv Gandhi payjal yojana.
d) To electrify 1, 76,000 villages by the end of 2012 under Rajiv Gandhi Vidyutikaran yojna.
e) To construct Pakka houses for BPL house- holds under Indira Awas Yojana (Now from April 1st 2013 cash assistance Rs. 70000 for plain areas and Rs. 75000 for hilly areas) previously it was Rs. 40000 for plain areas and Rs. 45000 for hilly areas.
f) To provide telephone connectivity to all villages and all BPL holders by 2012.
g) Note: All these objectives are extended till 2014.