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INFRASTRUCTURE Part 5 By Ayussh Sanghi
Classification of Infrastructure Energy/Power: Conventional and non- conventional sources of energy Primary sources of energy include coal, hydro-electric power, petroleum, oil and gas which help in generation of electricity 2. Modes of transport Railways, Roadways, Shipping and Civil Aviation 3. Communications: Telecommunications, Telephone and mobile services, Postal service, Broadband 4. Banking, Insurance and Financial services 4. Banking. Insura 5. Irrigation facilities and storage infrastructure 6. Potable water and sanitation facilities are also an integral part of infrasiructuranitation facilitis are also an i infrastructure.
Pradhan Mantri Khanij Kshetra Kalyan Yojana (PMKKKY) For the welfare of people and districts adversely affected by mining activities. -To ensure long-term sustainable livelihoods for the affected people in mining areas'. Implemented by the District Mineral Foundations (DMFs) ("The Mines and Minerals (Development & Regulation) Amendment Act, 2015, mandated the setting up of District Mineral Foundations (DMFs) in all districts in the country affected by mining related operations".)
2. Transport i. Railways India has the third largest rail network in the world. .The 2016-2017 Railway Budget focuses on reorganizing and restructuring the Indian Railways i.e. 'Chalo, Milkar Kuch Naya Karen' through a three-pronged strategy: a) Nav Arjan -New revenues b) Nav Manak New norms c Nav Sanrachna New Structures
Parichaalan Indian Railways has introduced a new mobile application for freight operations An MoU was signed between Japan and India on December 12, 2016 to implement the High Speed Train Project. This project will cover a stretch of 12 stations between Mumbai and Sabarm ii. Roadways India is placed second in the largest road network ranking in the world.
Initiatives taken by the government are: SARDP- NE: Special Accelerated Road Development Programme for North- Eastern region. Bharatmala Programme: It is an umbrella scheme that comprises four major programmes
District Headquarter Connectivity Scheme To develop newly declared National Highways ii. To develop State roads that lie along coastal areas or border areas. It includes linking non-major ports. iii. Connecting tourist, religious and backward areas. Sethubharatam Parivojana Construction of major bridges and RUBs/ ROBs(Rail-Under Bridges/ Rail-Over Bridges)