Schemes

Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA)

The Government of India passed the National Rural Employment Guarantee Act, 2005 in September 2005. The Act gives legal guarantee of a hundred days of wage employment in a financial year for a rural household whose adult members are willing to do unskilled manual work. Implementation of the Act calls for the formulation of National Rural Employment Guarantee Schemes by the State Government. The State has notified the Scheme under…

Publish date: 23/12/2018

Intensive Arts and Culture Development Program (IACDP)

The primary objective of the programme is to enrich and promote the values of tradition and culture of the Khasi Society and create a pool of talent for exceptional artists that can create opportunities and help sustain such talents at the grassroot level. The schemes undertaken in the programme are specific to the nature of arts and culture and are selected by the Members of the Legislative Assembly (MLA) and…

Publish date: 22/12/2018

Chief Minister’s Special Rural Development Fund (CMSRDF)

The primary objective of the programme is to generate wage employment and creation of socially and economically useful public assets by involving peoples participation at the grassroot level. The schemes undertaken in the programme are varied in nature and are selected by the Members of the Legislative Assembly (MLA) and NGOs and are implemented through local durbars and beneficiaries organization under the supervision of respective Deputy Commissioners of the District.

Publish date: 22/12/2018

Special Rural Works Programme (SRWP)

The programme envisages active involvement of village community in the process of development right from the grass root level upto the implementing stages which is in consonance with the policy programme of the Government. The schemes are of general in nature and are selected by the members of the Legislative Assembly (MLA) and implemented through the local dorbars of villages.

Publish date: 22/12/2018