On Thursday, Odisha State Government has approved 53 urban projects with at a total expense of Rs 538 crore under the Central government’s ambitious scheme ‘Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation AMRUT Scheme’.
Government Schemes Launched by NDA Government
NDA Government led by Indian Prime Minister Shri Narender Modi made its government in the year 2014. So far, the central government had launched many ambitious schemes to provide the benefits to the people of the nation. It includes schemes for Childs, Girl Childs, Youths, Pregnant Mothers, Homeless People, Government Employees, Unemployed People, Poor People, Senior Citizens etc.
After presenting current financial year budget 2017-18, the Ministry of Urban Development has approved an investment for six states to improve basic urban infrastructure for the next three financial years, 2017-20, under Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation (AMRUT).
The state government of Telangana has decided to seek Rs 700 crore under the Atal Mission For Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation (AMRUT) scheme for the next financial year after garnering over Rs 960 crore in the last two fiscals (2015-16 and 2016-17) from the Centre.
What is Pradhan Mantri AMRUT Yojana
India Prime Minister Shri Narender Modi had launched the Atal Mission ‘AMRUT Yojana’ at the capital for rejuvenation and urban transformation. Under this scheme, the state government will select smaller cities and towns and provide them basic facilities. Rs. 5000 crore has been allocated for this dream project of Modi Ji. » Read more
Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation (AMRUT), is a mission aimed at transforming 500 cities and towns into efficient urban living spaces, along with special focus on environment as in terms of healthy and green environment for the inhabitants of those cities. Government Cabinet has approved Rs 50,000 crore for this mission which is to be spent over the next five years.