Tag Archives: Delhi

Ayushmaan Bharat: How big is the Scheme?

Ayushman Bharat is a flagship scheme of the Modi government that aims to provide Rs. 5 lakh health insurance coverage to poor families for secondary and tertiary healthcare. PM Modi has launched this scheme simultaneously in 445 districts of 30 states across the country. PMJAY health insurance scheme is touted as ...

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Delhi Govt. launched a scheme that empowers institution heads to issue learner’s driving licence to more than 2 lakh students

Delhi Govt. launched a scheme on August 18 that empowers institution heads to issue learner’s driving licence which aims to provide learner’s driving licences to more than 2 lakh students of 18 years and above age every year. Delhi has joined Maharashtra and Punjab by taking this initiative on Saturday. On a trial ...

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Swachh Bharat Summer Internship Programme

Following the Prime Minister’s clarion call on 2nd October 2014 for each individual to devote at least 100 hours to Swachhata through the year, the Ministry of Human Resource Development in association with the Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation has launched the ‘Swachh Bharat Summer Internship – 100 Hours ...

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The Labour Ministry looks to appoint an actuary to assess if the Employees’ Pension Scheme (EPS) is sustainable

The EPS, 1995 is one of the three schemes meant for old-age social security of employees run by the Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO). The other two schemes are Employees’ Provident Fund Scheme, 1952 and Employees’ Deposit Linked Insurance Scheme, 1976. Earlier, the labour ministry had conducted actuarial valuation of ...

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Modicare: world’s largest government healthcare scheme

Aimed at a hassle-free implementation of “the world’s largest government-funded national health programme”, the National Health Protection Scheme (NHPS), the central government has decided to meet state health secretaries for detailed deliberations on issues pertaining to it. The detailed concept has already been sent to authorities concerned. It has been ...

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