Mukhya Mantri Adarsh Gram Yojana – Karnataka
Under this scheme, the government will consider 50 villages from every state and develop them as Model village. Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah announced that 50 more villages will be taken under the scheme apart from the pre-qualified 50. Summing this, a total of 100 villages will be considered for development and be a model village.
The expense of other 50 villages will be owned by the state government of Karnataka. This Mukhya Mantri Adarsh Gram Yojana will help villagers to increase their production, giving them more facility and modern technologies to work in their farms and lands.
About the Scheme
- The Central government has decided to launch this program for 50 villages only while Karnataka government has decided to add more 50 villages.
- The total amount of 40 crores has been funded by central government to make these villages as model villages all over India.
- But Karnataka government has decided that they will provide 1 crore to each 100 villages from themselves and including central government fund provided to them.
- If any more funds will be required to complete this scheme, Karnataka government will provide that for their village peoples.
Details of Mukhya Mantri Adarsh Gram Yojana- Karnataka
- Mukhya Mantri Adarsh Gram Yojana is launched by Karnataka government.
- This scheme of the government has decided to take more 50 villages under consideration from that of the central government scheme.
- A total of 100 villages will be accounted and developed by Karnataka government.
Objectives of Mukhya Mantri Adarsh Gram Yojana
- Development of selected villages in the state is the core objective of Chief Minister Adarsh Gram Yojana or CMAGY.
- The scheme aims to provide all physical and social infrastructures to these villages for their all-round socio-economic development.
- This scheme will also lower the difference between city and village peoples, as now they also will use some latest and advanced technologies.
- The scheme would also target exclusion of inequality between Scheduled castes and other communities when it comes to common socio-economic indicators such as literacy rate, elementary education, infant mortality rate/maternal mortality rate and ownership of productive possessions.
Facts & Figures about Mukhya Mantri Adarsh Gram Yojana (CMAGY)
- Under the scheme, the state government wishes to convert about 150 villages into “Adarsh Gram” (Model Villages).
- Karnataka government would develop at least 100 villages having a higher ratio (over 50%) of people belonging to the Scheduled Castes and 50 villages having a higher ratio (over 50 %) of people belonging to Scheduled Tribe.
- The state government has planned to fund each village by Rs. 1 Crore along with a total of 40 Crore released by the central government under PMAGY for this financial year.
- Tthe final figures would be about Rs. 3 Crore per village as the government plans to pull funds from several departments assigned for various social welfare schemes for SC/ST.
- The funds issued by the state and central governments would be used to create sufficient physical and recognized plus functional infrastructure to fulfill basic needs of the village people belonging to all communities.