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Pradhan Mantri Adarsh Gram Yojana (PMAGY) – PDF, Eligibility

Pradhan Mantri Adarsh Gram Yojana (PMAGY)
Mukesh Jindal
Written by Mukesh Jindal

Pradhan Mantri Adarsh Gram Yojana (PMAGY) – Pradhan Mantri Adarsh Gram Yojana (PMAGY) ensures progress of Selected villages development.  The main objective of the scheme is to develop villages which are having more than 50% of the population of SC and other backward castes. According to the national government survey the states,  Assam,  Bihar, Tamil Nadu,  Himachal Pradesh and Rajasthan Are Having a population of SC category more than 50%.  From those dates, the government running scheme Pradhan Mantri Adarsh gram yojana identifies villages based on the category and the population ratio and also by considering the facilities and common developmental progress in a respect to the village.

Based on the identified and finalized a thousand  villages are considered as the villages which are having the necessity to improve the basic needs and development.  Under the scheme, this villages will convert into modern villages.

  • This village will get all the requisite physical and social infrastructure facilities with the social economic development as per the norms men shirt under the scheme.
  • Disparities between the SC category population and non-SC category population will be eliminated through the scheme by avoiding the gaps of socio-economic development and infrastructure.
  • Based on the indicators of the socio-economic gaps between the SC category and non AC categories the facilities and developmental proposals for socio-economic growth will be implemented in the selected villages.


Pradhan Mantri Adarsh Gram Yojana (PMAGY)

The basic approach of integrated development scheme for the selected 1000 villages primarily starts with The basic existing scheme run by state and Central governments and there is a gap-filling form from the scheme can avail by the village with a maximum funding of rupees 20 lakh per village. In case of The state share is not matching up to the mark of developmental progress in a particular village then the scheme funding can extend up to 5 lacs with the equivalent amount share with the state governments. The scheme also allows state and Central private and public sectors to involve for funding and providing any developmental progress services or facilities.  The service is made by the private sector to a particular village comes under a special corporate level social responsibility criteria under Pradhan Mantri Adarsh Gram Yojana (PMAGY).

As per the reports of 2011 census,  more than 17% of the population from scheduled caste are suffering due to the lack of communication and gaps between the nonskid old category.  To take a necessary and mandatory action towards filling the gaps between non scheduled and Scheduled categories bye improving the social abilities,  educational and economic status.  This improves mental process may vary from Based on the gaps need to fulfill.

Pradhan Mantri Adarsh Gram Yojana (PMAGY)


The main objective of the program is to eliminate the inequalities between scheduled and non scheduled category people in the locality where the existence of SC category population is more than 50%.  Under the scheme the SC category people of a particular village are able to access all the possible facilities and services which comes under the scheme developmental progress like,  drinking water supply, free education, basic amenities, common community building, financial security and also the other benefits for maintaining a livelihood lifestyle which can erase the inequality Cabs between the SC category and non SC category population.

Eligibility Criteria and How to Apply

The eligibility criteria and application is no mandate for any village or the people who belong to the scheduled caste.  Under the Pradhan Mantri Adarsh Gram Yojana (PMAGY) The authorized persons from the scheme will finalize the villages which are eligible based on the criteria which they used to follow for the finalization.  This information will give the entire detailing about the criteria for load and the reasons behind choosing these villages.  It also States the information like what are the developmental progress will be taken to make the village as a model village.

Pradhan Mantri Adarsh Gram Yojana (PMAGY)

Pradhan Mantri Adarsh Gram Yojana (PMAGY) PDF

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To avoid the disparities and inequality between the schedule caste and non scheduled caste in the states where The population of Schedule Caste is more than 50%.  according to the 2011 statistics, more than 17% of Schedule Caste Are still unable to have the basic desires like drinking water, financial support,  equality in all the activities and community group. Under the scheme, the state and Central governments are able to perform various development activities for regaining the basic needs of the people who live in that location Which are selected.  This will improve the basic equality is between the humans and improve the social relationship between scheduled and non scheduled castes. The scheme physical and socio-economic development in model villages includes Building Road networks,  skill development and providing the basic education,  health awareness programs and sanitization,  water supply,  street lights,  post office,  bank and bringing the livelihood security in the village. The housing security service proverbs physical security and Housing security and also other livelihood programs which are mad date and need for the person with disabilities and senior citizens.

The scheme extensions and provisions are not married but should have the equivalent share of the state governments. The Equaliser ring and contribution to the scheme is mandated.  The provisions for model village purely based on the requirements of the village and the scope of development.  The oral time period for developing a village into modern village may take around 1 year to 2 years.  In the span of time, the people can avail all the benefits which are already implemented and can take the advantages.  The overall development and progress will be considered in terms of statistics like the number of people usage of the development and also various changes made in the village. Irrespective of a scheme and the developments,  people can also get the free education and secure the livelihood without having any interruptions. From the day of the program initiative taken by the central government, this game is running successfully by Dorothy majority of The villages which are having more than 50% of scheduled caste population.  still, the project is containing its working nature and developing virus developmental programs.

About the author

Mukesh Jindal

Mukesh Jindal

My name is Mukesh Jindal, and I am from New Delhi, India. I am an engineer by profession. I am employed by an IT company in which I work. My topics of interest include technology, mobile, and apps.

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