Download Vanbandhu Kalyan Yojana scheme in English PDF
The Vanbandhu Kalyan Yojana was first launched in Gujarat by the then Chief Minister Shri Narendra Modi on 27 February 2007. It was also known as Chief Minister’s Ten-Point program.The effective implementation of Vanbandhu Kalyan Yojana has doubled the income of almost seven lakh tribal families, reduced the gap in literacy level between the tribal and general population from 21.4% to 15.5%, increased the tap water connection of rural tribal families from 3.9% in 2001 to 56%, covered each of 5884 tribal villages of the state with 24×7 power supply, connected all tribal villages and hamlets with all-weather roads and implemented a comprehensive urban development program in the 18 towns in tribal areas.
Vanbandhu Kalyan Yojana in English
VKY was included as a Central Sector Scheme in the Annual Plan of Ministry of Tribal Affairs (MoTA) with an initial allocation of Rs. 100.00 Crore for 2014-15. The Scheme wasformally launched for implementation on 28.10.2014 by the Ministry.The VKY was broadly a process, aiming at overall development of tribal people with an outcome-based approach, while striking at the critical gaps in the sectors of Housing,Livelihood, Health & Sanitation, Drinking Water, Agriculture & Irrigation, Electricity,Education, Skill development, Sports & Games and Preservation of Cultural Heritage etc. To know more about this scheme,visit the official website https://static.pib.gov.in/ or by clicking the download link given in this page.
Vanbandhu Kalyan Yojana in English PDF download link
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