Indira Canteen scheme has been launched by the Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday. This is the state government initiative named the canteen on former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi. The scheme aims to provide food at lost cost t the urban poor. The canteen is situated at Kanakanapalya in Jayanagar, a posh locality of the Bengaluru. The canteen also started in 101 others locality of the city on Wednesday.
Karnataka Free Laptop Scheme is announced by the state government of Karnataka for professional and undergraduate students. All the students belonging to Below Poverty Line (BPL) will be got a laptop in the scheme by the state government.
Unique Identification Authority of India (UIADAI) launched mAadhaar app to provide better service of people. With the app, Aaadhar Number Holders carry their demographic information like name, Date of Birth, Gender and address along with the photograph.
Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana is now Ujjwala Plus Scheme. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will announce the Ujjwala Plus Scheme during the Independence Day speech from Red Fort on 15th August, according to Danik Jagran.
PMAY Karnataka: -Karnataka Government was planning to construct 7,00000 houses across the state for the homeless people, said by Chief Minister Siddharamaiah.
Indian Railways launched the new android mobile application name as Rail SAARTHI App with the multiple features such as ticket booking, Inquiry, On-board cleaning and ordering meal, running status and feedback. All these facilities are available in a single application whereas these facilities were available on individual apps. This app will fulfil all the needs and requirements of the passengers of the Indian Railways.
In case you do not have your 12-digit UAN, you can get it activated through your employer to know the summary of Employees Provident Fund deducted through EPFO portal. All employees need to have only one UAN throughout their working life irrespective of the number of companies they change. It is a universal account number (UAN) which facilitates in linking of multiple EPF accounts of a member,
PMAY Urban: – In the first two years of the launch of Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY) Urban, over 21,00000 Affordable houses have been sanctioned so far. In the scheme, Uttar Pradesh has received the largest number of the houses about 70,784 followed by Karnataka 56,281.
Central Housing and Urban Affairs Ministry has instructed public sector banks, including the National Housing Bank and HUDCO, to provide benefits of Credit link subsidy scheme (CLSS) to more and more people under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana. There is a need to encourage the scheme to achieve the goal of the plan by 2022.
The Railways has started a cashless health care scheme for retired employees. The Scheme is named as Cashless Treatment Scheme in Emergency (CTSE) aims to provide comprehensive Healthcare facilities. Through the scheme, railway provides healthcare facilities in-house health institution and when necessary to referrals to recognised hospitals.