PRASAD scheme

Topics covered: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation. PRASAD scheme   What to study? For prelims and mains: Key Objectives and significance of the scheme.   Context: To implement the PRASAD scheme a Mission Directorate has been set up in the Ministry of …

Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Amendment Bill, 2019

Topics covered: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation.   Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Amendment Bill, 2019   What to study? For prelims: Key features of the bill. For mains: Need for amendments, concerns associated and other associations issues.   Context: Lok Sabha passes the …

RSTV: POLICY WATCH- ONE NATION ONE RATION CARD

RSTV: POLICY WATCH- ONE NATION ONE RATION CARD Introduction: ‘One Nation One Ration Card’ scheme, which will allow portability of food security benefits, will be available across the country. This means poor migrant workers will be able to buy subsidised rice and wheat from any ration shop in the country. Currently Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat, Haryana, …