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Promoting Pilgrimage Tourism in J&K: Hunar Rozgar Initiative

PC: wsj-com

As part of Suo Motu Initiatives of the Ministry of Tourism through Hunar Se Rozgar initiative, started a programme titled Tourist Facilitator (State level Tourist Guide) programme to facilitate to pilgrimage tourism in the State of Jammu & Kashmir. Objective To train the youth of Jammu and Kashmir youth as Tourism Facilitators to generate employment opportunities. To promote tourism of ...

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Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sichai Yojana


Government of India is committed to accord high priority to water conservation and its management. To this effect Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchayee Yojana (PMKSY) has been formulated with the vision of extending the coverage of irrigation ‘Har Khet ko pani’ and improving water use efficiency ‘More crop per drop’. Objective: Restore the ecological balance by harnessing, conserving and developing degraded natural resources such ...

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SIDPA Scheme for Disabled

PC: economictimes

Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities (Digvijaya), GoI, has a special scheme for people with special needs- SIDPA– under Scheme for Implementation of Persons with Disabilities (SIDPA) Act, 1995. Objectives To provide barrier free environment in important government buildings. To make Government websites at the State and District levels accessible to PwDs, as per guidelines for Indian Government Websites ...

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