National mission on use of biomass in coal-based thermal power plants on the anvil

To solve the problem of air pollution caused by stubble burning in the fields and to reduce the carbon footprint of thermal power generation, the Ministry of Power has decided to establish a national mission on use of biomass in coal-based thermal power plants. This will further pave the way for moving towards cleaner energy […]

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SVAMITVA to provide ownership rights to rural households through property cards

Emerging as a powerful tool to provide record of rights to rural households across the country, the Survey of Villages and Mapping with Improvised Technology in Village Areas (SVAMITVA) yojana launched by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to bring in historical changes across the villages of the country. Under this scheme, property cards […]

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Jal Shakti Ministry launches Water Testing Lab on Wheels

With an aim to provide a safe and clean tap water connection to every rural households across the country by 2024, the Ministry of Jal Shakti has taken up tap water connection work on a war footing, while placing the necessary emphasis on quality surveillance and monitoring of the supplied water. The Govt of Haryana, […]

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Houses Sanctioned Under PMAY(U) Exceed 90 Lakhs

The 47th CSMC has approved 630 proposals from the participating states for the construction of 1.23 lakh houses with a cumulative investment of Rs 4,988 crore. The Central assistance will be Rs 1,805  crore. Now, the cumulative sanctions of houses under PMAY(U)-mission stand at more than 90 lakh houses against the validated demand of 1.12 […]

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