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JNNURM: Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission
It was implemented and extended in two phases i.e., (2005 – 2012), (2012 – 2014)
Started in the year 2005 to make million plus cities squatter (Slam area) free.
There are 2 components
a) To construct pakka houses for urban poor dwelling in squatter under Rajiv Awas yojana. b) To make transportation system faster and greener.
3. NRHM: National Rural Health Mission
It was started on 12th April 2005 to enhance the health facilities in rural areas.
The appointment of ASHA workers (Accredited social health activist) in Angonwadi Kendra to provide basic information on health and hygiene conditions as well as to guide people regarding conservation of water.
4. MGNREGA: Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act
It was on started on 2nd Feb 2006 to provide minimum 150 days from 1st April 2013 (previously its is 100 days) of employment to BPL house hold.
This scheme is both for Urban and Rural areas.
The old name of this scheme is NREGA and it was changed to MGNREGA on 2nd Oct 2009.
The wages under the scheme is fixed on the basis of CPI-AL (Consumer Price Index for Agricultural Labourers) which is calculated by the state government on the basis of their Per capita Income