Government Schemes

  • Open Network for Digital Commerce (ONDC)

    Context: The ONDC (Open Network for Digital Commerce) platform by the government now has over 5 lakh sellers, with more than 70% of them being small or medium-sized enterprises. Open Network for Digital Commerce (ONDC) ONDC is an initiative by...

    Published On May 22nd, 2024
  • Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana, Objectives, Features, Achievements

    Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana The Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana (PMJDY), launched by the Government of India in 2014, stands as a beacon of financial inclusion in the country. It aims to provide banking services to the unbanked and...

    Published On April 16th, 2024
  • One Vehicle, One FASTag Initiative by National Highways Authority of India

    One Vehicle, One FASTag Initiative The "One Vehicle, One FASTag" initiative by NHAI ensures each vehicle has only one active FASTag for toll payments, effective April 1, 2024. This combats misuse, such as using a single tag for multiple vehicles...

    Published On April 5th, 2024
  • PM Vishwakarma Yojana Online Apply 2024, Benefits, Features

    PM Vishwakarma Scheme was launched on the occasion of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s 73rd birthday on the 17th of September 2023. The launching event takes place at the India International Convention and Expo Centre also named as Yasho Bhoomi Convention Center...

    Published On March 14th, 2024
  • RoDTEP Scheme, Key Features, Benefits and Current Extension

    Context: The Indian government has declared that shipments from Special Economic Zones (SEZs) and Export Oriented Units (EOUs) will be granted tax refunds under the RoDTEP scheme until September 30. More About News In a significant move to bolster India’s...

    Published On March 11th, 2024
  • Bag-less School Initiative introduced by Madhya Pradesh Govt.

    Bag-less School Initiative The Madhya Pradesh government has announced a "bag less school" initiative for students in grades 1–12, starting in the 2024–2025 academic session. The initiative aims to reduce student stress by offering a day once a week when...

    Published On February 23rd, 2024
  • Umbrella Scheme on Safety of Women, Provisions and Key Projects

    Context: The Union Cabinet approved the Home Ministry’s proposal for the continuation of the implementation of the “Safety of Women” umbrella scheme. Umbrella Scheme for Safety of Women In a significant move aimed at bolstering the safety and security of...

    Published On February 23rd, 2024
  • Namo Drone Didi Scheme, Features, Benefits

    Context: The government announced the allocation of ₹500 crores for the 'Drone Didi Scheme. About Drone Didi Scheme The Namo Drone Didi Scheme scheme targets empowering 15,000 Women Self Help Groups (SHGs) by providing them with drones to offer rental...

    Published On February 8th, 2024
  • Lakhpati Didi Scheme, Target, Benefits

    Context: Recently, Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced expansion of the Lakhpati Didi Scheme training target from 2 crores to 3 crores. About Lakhpati Didi Scheme Launched: August 15, 2023 Goal: Train 3 crore women in self-help groups (SHGs) (extended...

    Published On February 8th, 2024
  • Pradhan Mantri Suryodaya Yojana, Features and Significance

    After presiding over the 'Pran Pratishtha' ceremony at the Ayodhya Ram Mandir in Uttar Pradesh, Prime Minister Narendra Modi made a significant announcement upon his return to Delhi. He declared the initiation of the 'Pradhanmantri Suryodaya Yojana,' an ambitious government...

    Published On January 23rd, 2024