Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Grameen Kaushalya Yojana Current Affairs - 2020

India to extend flagship jobs programmes in villages to cities

On September 2, 2020, the Government of India announced that it is to extend flagship jobs programme in villages to cities in order to help the workers left unemployed due to the pandemic. Highlights The programme when approved will initially be rolled out in smaller cities. This step is expected to cost 4.8 billion USD Read More…

World Bank and Government of India inks loan agreement for NRETP

The World Bank will provide a $250-million loan for the National Rural Economic Transformation Project (NRETP). National Rural Economic Transformation Project is a new sub-component under the Deendayal Antyodaya Yojana – National Rural Livelihoods Mission (DAY-NRLM) of the Ministry of  Rural Development. National Rural Economic Transformation Project NRETP supports enterprise development programmes for rural poor women and Read More…