Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana

'Over 80 percent habitations connected with roads under PMGSY'

'Over 80 percent habitations connected with roads under PMGSY'

More than 80 percent of the habitations in the country had been connected with all-weather roads under the Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY), this was informed during a review meeting of the scheme.

Dec 16, 2017, 11:42 AM IST
India will be free from poverty, corruption, terrorism by 2022: Niti Aayog

India will be free from poverty, corruption, terrorism by 2022: Niti Aayog

The National Institution for Transforming India (NITI Aayog) on Saturday anticipated a New India by 2022 that will be free from poverty, dirt, corruption, terrorism, casteism and communalism.

Nov 04, 2017, 18:40 PM IST
Niti Aayog envisages New India @2022 to be free from poverty, corruption

Niti Aayog envisages New India @2022 to be free from poverty, corruption

According to New India @2022 document presented by Niti Aayog Vice Chairman Rajiv Kumar at Conference of Governors last month, India will be in the top three economies of the world if it continues to grow at 8 per cent from now until 2047.

Nov 04, 2017, 16:07 PM IST
80,000 commercial passenger vehicles in rural areas likely

80,000 commercial passenger vehicles in rural areas likely

The government is set to launch a new scheme to provide 80,000 commercial passenger vehicles in rural areas at a subsidised cost to revitalise the transport system in 1.5 lakh villages.

Jul 10, 2016, 09:22 AM IST
PM Modi calls for stringent quality monitoring of roads under PMGSY

PM Modi calls for stringent quality monitoring of roads under PMGSY

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has called for putting in place effective mechanism for stringent quality monitoring of roads being built under PMGSY and due monitoring of loans being given to self-help groups under Deendayal Antyodaya Yojana (DAY).

Mar 22, 2016, 19:52 PM IST

NITI Aayog: Naveen Patnaik voices concern over 'arbitary cuts' in central schemes

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Sunday expressed concern over "arbitrary cuts" being effected under certain central schemes which, he said, resulted in incomplete projects and time and cost overruns.

Feb 08, 2015, 19:53 PM IST

Jaitley reaffirms commitment to Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana

Presenting the Union Budget 2014-15 in the Lok Sabha, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday reaffirmed Modi government's commitment to the Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana.

Jul 10, 2014, 15:35 PM IST

Rs 300 cr scam in PMGSY in Uttarakhand: BJP leader

A BJP leader alleged Rs 300 crore scam in PMGSY scheme in Uttarakhand and demanded a CBI probe.

Aug 30, 2013, 20:20 PM IST

Expedite land acquisition for construction of roads: Omar

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Friday asked officials to expedite land acquisition for construction of roads under Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY).

Jul 19, 2013, 17:43 PM IST

`More autonomy for states to implement rural schemes`

The centre plans to introduce flexibility in implementing its flagship rural development programmes all over the country, a top official said.

Apr 08, 2012, 17:55 PM IST

‘PM`s rural road scheme not a permanent solution’

Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana
was not a long-term solution to the problem of lack of roads, Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh said.

Apr 08, 2012, 16:51 PM IST