Cabinet Approval for Pradhan Mantri Janjati Adivasi Nyaya Maha Abhiyan
The Union Cabinet has granted approval to the Pradhan Mantri Janjati Adivasi Nyaya Maha Abhiyan (PM JANMAN), allocating a substantial budget of Rs.24,104 crore. This comprehensive initiative encompasses both central sector and centrally sponsored schemes, focusing on critical interventions across various key areas.
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The program strategically targets 11 critical interventions through 9 Ministries, with a particular emphasis on the Ministry of Tribal Affairs. These interventions include:
- Provision of Pucca Houses
- Road Connectivity
- Piped Water Supply
- Community Water Supply
- Mobile Medical Units with Medicine Cost
- Construction of Hostels
- Vocational Education and Skilling
- Construction of Anganwadi Centres
- Construction of Multipurpose Centres
- Energization of Households
- Provision of 0.3 KW Solar Off-Grid System, Solar Lighting, and Mobile Towers
- The PM JANMAN aims to address a spectrum of needs, ranging from infrastructure development to healthcare, education, and electrification.
- By undertaking these interventions, the initiative seeks to uplift tribal communities and enhance their overall well-being.
- In addition to the specified interventions, the program will also involve the establishment of Ayush Wellness Centres, as facilitated by the AYUSH Ministry.
- This approval signifies a significant step towards fostering holistic development and social justice for tribal populations in India.