(GIST OF YOJANA) Welfare and Empowerment of Marginalised Through Budgetary Interventions [AUGUST-2019]
(GIST OF YOJANA) Welfare and
Empowerment of Marginalised Through Budgetary Interventions
Welfare and Empowerment of Marginalised
Through Budgetary Interventions
The theme of Ek Bharat Shreshtha Bharat is prime focus of the
Government to achieve inclusive growth with agenda of ‘no one left behind’
in the area of development.
The current Government has clearly visualised the development with
following visions to make it real:
Building physical and social infrastructure;
DigitalIndia reaching every sector of the economy;
Pollution free India with green Mother Earth and Blue Skies;
Make in India with particular emphasis on MSMEs, Startups, defence
manufacturing, automobiles, electronics, Fabs and batteries, and medical
Water, water management, clean rivers;
Space programmes, Gaganyan, Chandrayan and Satellite programmes;
Self-sufficiency and export of food-grains, pulses, oilseeds,
fruits and vegetables;
Healthy society Ayushman Bharat, wellnourished women and children.
Safety of citizens;
Team India with Jan Bhagidari, Minimum Government Maximum
The Union Government and States have an obligation to earmark
funds and ensure the welfare and development opportunities for SCs, STs,
Women and Children through Gender Budgeting, Budgeting for Children and
budgetary allocations for SCs and STs.
The Union Government in its Full Budget 2019-20 has allocated Rs.
81340.74 crore for Scheduled Castes Sub-Plan, Rs. 52884.82 crore for Tribal
Sub-Plan, Rs. 136934.10 crore for Women empowerment and Rs, 91644.29 crore
for welfare of Children.