There were a large number of households in the rural areas which could not be covered under the IAY, as either they do not fall into the range of eligibility or due to the limits imposed by the available budget. On the other hand due to limited repayment capacity, these rural households cannot take benefit…


The Program “JANTA KE DARBAAR MEIN MUKHYAMANTRI” is being held on every Monday at 1, Anne Marg, Patna. The Programe is for the redressal of public grievances on various issues. BPGRS is the Bihar Public Grievance Redressal System. Visit http://www.bpgrs.in for Submit New Petition, Know your Petition Status Related Article


Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA) is Government of India’s flagship programme for achievement of Universalization of Elementary Education (UEE) in a time bound manner, as mandated by 86th amendment to the Constitution of India making free and compulsory Education to the Children of 6-14 years age group, a Fundamental Right. SSA is being implemented in partnership…


    Integrated Child Development Services (ICDS) in response to the challenge of meeting the holistic needs of the child, launched initially in 33 blocks, on October 2, 1975, that is, 30 years ago. Today, the Integrated Child Development Services (ICDS) is on of the world’s largest and most unique outreach programmes for early children….


The Government of India has launched the National e-Governance Plan (NeGP) for delivering e-Government services at the doorsteps of the rural citizens of India. The front-end interface of the NeGP with the rural citizens is the Common Services Centers (CSC) through which the Government Services along with other value added services would be delivered to…


Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalaya (KGBV)   Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalaya (KGBV) is a scheme launched in July 2004, for setting up residential schools at upper primary level for girls belonging predominantly to the SC, ST, OBC and minority communities. The scheme is being implemented in educationally backward blocks of the country where the female rural…


The Swarnjayanti Gram Swarozgar Yojana (SGSY) was launched as an integrated programme for self-employment of the rural poor with effect from 1 April 1999. The objective of the scheme is to bring the assisted poor families above the poverty line by organising them into Self Help Groups (SHGs) through the process of social mobilisation, their…


RIGHT TO EDUCATION

The constitution of India grants every child of Indian citizenship the Right to Free and compulsory Education of the age group of 6 – 14 years. This act came into force on April 1, 2010. According to the constitution of India every child shall be provided minimum 8 years of Education free of cost. This act enables every…


In a state like Bihar where most of the population lies below average standard, generally parents hesitate to send their daughter to school due to fear of expenditure in copies, bags, uniforms and other such materials even though, there is no tuition at all. In a society where girls are still thought as a liability,…