|Status (last financial year)
|Contact officer Name
|National Social Assistance Programme (NSAP)
|The programme introduced a National Policy for Social Assistance for the poor and aims at ensuring minimum national standard for social assistance. NSAP at present, comprises of Indira Gandhi National Old Age Pension Scheme (IGNOAPS), Rs. 400/- p.m. for age 60-79 years, Rs. 1000/- for age 80 years and above; Indira Gandhi National Widow Pension Scheme (IGNWPS), Rs. 600/- p.m.; Indira Gandhi National Disability Pension Scheme (IGNDPS), Rs./- 400 p.m.; National Family Benefit Scheme (NFBS), Rs. 40000/- will be given as a lumpsum assistance and Annapurna, 10 kgs of food grains (wheat or rice) is given per month per beneficiary. The scheme aims at providing food security to meet the requirements of those eligible old aged persons who have remained uncovered under the IGNOAPS.
|IGNOAPS: BPL(Male or Female) and Age 60 years or more, IGNWPS: BPL(Female) Widowed and Age 40 years or more, IGNDPS: BPL and ‘Persons with Disablities act 1995 (PWD Act 1995) and the ‘National Trust for the Welfare of Persons with Autism, Cerebral Palsy, Mental Retardation and Multiple Disabilities Act 1999 (National Trust Act 1999) revised from time to time and any other guidelines issued by the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment in this regard and Age between 18 to 64 years; NFBS: Benefit will be given as a lumpsum assistance to the bereaved household in the event of death of the bread-winner. The death of such a bread- winner should have occurred whilst he/she is more than 18 years of age and less than 60 years of age.
|Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Gurantee Scheme (MGNREGS)
|The MGNREGS Act aims at enhancing the livelihood security of people in rural areas by guaranteeing hundred days of wage-employment in a financial year to a rural household whose adult members volunteer to do unskilled manual work
|1. Any person who is above the age of 18 and resides in rural areas is entitled to apply for work. 2. Entitlement: Any applicant is entitled to work within 15 days, for as many as he/she has applied, subject to a limit of 100 days per household per year.
|Pradhan Mantri Awaas Yojona-Gramin (PMAY-G)
|PMAY-G aims at providing a pucca house, with basic amenities, to all houseless householder and those households living in kutcha and dilapidated house, by 2022.
|All houseless householder and those households living in kutcha and dilapidated house
|Partha Sarathi Ghatak