Archives: Kerala

Kerala- First State to Introduce Fat Tax

June 19, 2017 | By Jindal Infomedia | No Comments | Filed in: Government Schemes, Kerala, State Government, Yojana.

Kerala is the first state in India to introduce a “fat tax” on burgers, pizzas, doughnuts and tacos served in recognised restaurants. The recently-elected Communist government says the 14.5% tax is aimed at making people more conscious about food choices and kerbing obesity. Kerala has the majority number of people suffering from obesity after the • Read More »

Education loan repayment scheme guidelines for the state of Kerala

June 16, 2017 | By Sheetal | No Comments | Filed in: Government Schemes, Kerala, State Government, Yojana.

A lot of students pursue higher education after they have completed their high school and many even do so after they have completed their graduation, but the continuously rising fees to pursue that education has made it even more difficult for parents to help their children study further. Today’s age is such where taken a • Read More »

Rubber Price Stabilization Scheme for Small Scale Rubber Farmers in Kerala

May 21, 2017 | By Jindal Infomedia | No Comments | Filed in: Government Schemes, Kerala, State Government, Yojana.

The Kerala government has allocated Rs 5 billion for the existing price stabilization scheme, to benefit small-scale rubber farmers for another one year in the annual budget for the financial year of 2017-18. Under this scheme, if in case the wholesale rubber prices fall below Rs 150 per kg then the government will pay the • Read More »

Kerala to Launch Cattle Insurance Scheme to Cover 40,000 Cows

May 20, 2017 | By Sheetal | No Comments | Filed in: Government Schemes, Kerala, State Government, Yojana.

The government of Kerala is planning to implement a new scheme for cattle insurance in the state. The state government would soon start a cattle insurance scheme to provide insurance cover to 40,000 cows in the state. The announcement of the scheme was made by animal husbandry minister K Raju while inaugurating a state-level program • Read More »

E-Health Kerala Scheme

May 20, 2017 | By Sheetal | No Comments | Filed in: Government Schemes, Kerala, State Government, Yojana.

The chief minister of Kerala, Shri. Pinarayi Vijayvan launched the e-health Kerala scheme to build a framework that would ensure effectual health care to most common citizens through a centralized database of health care information. The project was launched by the state’s health department in association with the states IT Mission. Shri. Vijavan inaugurated the • Read More »

Project LIFE – Housing Scheme for Homeless in Kerala

May 20, 2017 | By Sheetal | No Comments | Filed in: Government Schemes, Kerala, State Government, Yojana.

The government of Kerala has announced a new welfare and ambitious mission in the state as Kerala Life. Her Life Stands for “Livelihood, Inclusion, Financial Empowerment,” an ambitious mission of the state government of Kerala has been announced. The scheme was launched on the 1st of November 2016 by Pinarayi Vijayan Objectives of the scheme • Read More »

Karuna Health Scheme in Kerala

May 19, 2017 | By Sheetal | No Comments | Filed in: Government Schemes, Kerala, State Government, Yojana.

The Karunya Health Scheme is an aspiring project launched by the government of Kerala to provide a health insurance for the under-privileged people within the state. The scheme was first launched on the 26th February 2012 with a pay out amount of INR. 110.62 crore to financially assist the 10,137 under-privileged civilians suffering from various • Read More »