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26th Feb LIVE NEWS
Madhya Pradesh Government Launched 'Mukhyamantri Yuva Swabhiman Yojana" i. Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath launched the State Government's flagship scheme 'Mukhyamantri Yuva Swabhiman Yojana' that quarantees 100 days of employment every year to urban vouth from economicall weaker sections. 8 ii. Under the scheme, Rs 4,000 stipend per month during 100 days period, would be given to the youth and thev will also be given skill development training in order to'become independent. (Only those youths, whose family's annual income is less than Rs 2 lakh and who are in the age group of 21-30 vears, are eligible for the scheme)
President Conferred 'Gandhi Peace Prize' i. President Ram Nath Kovind conferred the Gandhi Peace Prize for 2015, 16, 17 and 18at a function in Rashtrapati Bhavan, New Delhi ii. The award comprises a cash award of one crore rupees, a citation in a scroll, a plaque and a traditional handicraft item Here are the awardees that were facilitated at the occasion 1. For 2015: Vivekananda Kendra, Kanyakumari was qiven the award for its contribution in Rural Development, Education and Development of natural resources. 2. For 2016: Jointly to Akshaya Patra Foundation for its contribution in providing mid-day meals to millions of children across India and Sulabh International for its contribution in improving the condition of sanitation in India and emancipation of manual scavengers. 3. For 2017: Ekal Abhiyan Trust for its contribution in providing Education for Rural and Tribal Children in rem te areas pan India, Rural Empowerment, Gender, and Social Equality 4. For 2018: Japan's Yohei Sasakawa for his contribution in Leprosy Eradication in India and across the world Instituted in 1995 on the occasion of the 125th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, the annual award is given to individuals and institutions for their contribution towards social, economic and political transformation through non-violence and other Gandhian methods.