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Quick Revision : Important Government schemes : Part 11
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Target UPSC : Government Schemes Revision

Vaibhav Shivade
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  1. 44.2. NATIONAL MISSION ON PILGRIMAGE REJUVENATION AND SPIRITUAL AUGMENTATION DRIVE (PRASAD) SCHEME Objectives Salient features Integrated development of pilgrimage destinations in a planned,Under the PRASHAD scheme twenty five prioritised and sustainable manner to provide complete religioussites have been identified for tourism experience. Harness pilgrimage tourism for its direct and multiplier effectFor components within public funding, upon employment generation and economic development. development Central Government will provide 100% . Enhancing the tourist attractiveness in a sustainable manner byfund. developing world class infrastructure in the relegiousFor improved sustainability of the destinations; project, efforts shall be made to involve PPP and CSR as well . Promote local art, culture, handicraft, cuisine, etc.

  2. 43.4. AMENDED TECHNOLOGY UPGRADATION FUND SCHEME (ATUFS) Objective Features . To promote Ease of doing Business in the country and to achieve the vision ofUnder the scheme subsidy is given to the units/entities through general employment and promoting exports through Make in India and Zerothere is a provision of one-time capital subsidy over a period Effect and Zero Defect in manufacturing. is a credit-linked Central Sector Scheme. nodal financial institutions and not through the state govt. of 5 years for eligible bench-marked machinery. To facilitate augmentation of covers Capital Investment Subsidy (CIS), while earlier schemes of TUFS had provisions both for interest reimbursement as well investment, productivity, quality, employment, exports along with import as Capital Subsidy. substitution in textile industry and to

  3. 44.1. SWADESH DARSHAN Objectives Beneficiary Salient features . To position tourism as a major engine of economicResidents ofUnder the scheme fifteen . Develop circuits having tourist potential in a planned . Promote cultural and heritage value of the country to . Enhancing the tourist attractiveness in a sustainable growth and job creation; and prioritized manner; generate livelihoods in the identified regions; these cities and towns . Our ancient |They are: North-East India heritage thematic circuits have been identified for development. Circuit, Buddhist Circuit, Himalayan Circuit, Coastal Circuit, Krishna Circuit, Desert Circuit, Tribal Circuit, Eco Circuit, Wildlife Circuit, Rural Circuit, Spiritual Circuit, Ramayana Circuit, Heritage . Tourists and tourism sector manner by developing world class infrastructure in the circuit /destinations; Follow community-based development and pro-poor tourism approach

  4. Initiatives Integrated programme Objective- To improve the quality of life of the Senior Citizens by providing basic for Older Persons Features amenities like shelter, food, medical care and entertainment opportunities and by encouraging productive and active ageing through providing support for capacity building of Government/NonGovernmental Organizations (NGOs)/Panchayati Raj Institutions (PRIs) / local bodies and the community at large

  5. Inclusive India InitiativeTo include persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities in the mainstream and in a important aspects of social life, namely education, employment and community. . The three core focus areas of Inclusive India Initiative are o Inclusive Education, o Inclusive Employment o Inclusive Community Life National Trust will be the nodal agency for the initiative. An amount of Rs 5 lakhs is given to each couple, released in two installments Among the beneficiary couple, one of the spouses should belong to Scheduled Caste and the other to a Non-Scheduled Caste. Dr. Ambedkar scheme for Social integratiorn through Inter Caste Marriages . . . It shall be the discretion of the Minister of Social Justice & Empowerment & & Chairman of Dr. Ambedkar Foundation to sanction the incentive to the Couple. Dr. Ambedkar Foundaton