List of Various Government Schemes in India

The ministries of the Government of India have come up with various schemes from time to time. These schemes could be either Central, state specific or joint collaboration between the Centre and the states.

They are detailed below:

1. Central Government Schemes:

Scheme
Ministry
Date of Launch
Outlay / Status
Sector
Provisions
Atal Pension Yojana 
MoF
42133
Pension
Social Sector Scheme pertaining to Pension Sector
Bachat Lamp Yojana
MoP
2009
Electrification
reduce the cost of compact fluorescent lamps
Central Government Health Scheme
MoHFW
1954
Health
comprehensive medical care facilities to Central Government employees and their family members
Deendayal Disabled Rehabilitation Scheme
MoSJE
2003
Social Justice
Create an enabling environment to ensure equal opportunities, equity, social justice and empowerment of persons with disabilities.
Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Yojana
MoP
2015
Rural Power Supply
It is a Government of India program aimed at providing 24×7 uninterrupted power supply to all homes in Rural India
Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Grameen Kaushalya Yojna
MoRD
2015
Rural Development
It is a Goveronment of India Project to engage rural youth specially BPL and SC/ST segment of population, in gainful employment through skill training programmes.
Digital IndiaProgramme
MoC&IT
42186
1 Lakh Crore
Digitally Empowered Nation
Aims to ensure that government services are available to citizens electronically and people get benefited from the latest information and communication technology
Gramin Bhandaran Yojana
MoA
39172
Agriculture
Creation of scientific storage capacity with allied facilities in rural areas to meet the requirements of farmers for storing farm produce, processed farm produce and agricultural inputs. Improve their marketability through promotion of grading, standardization and quality control of agricultural produce.
Indira Awaas Yojana
MoRD
1985
Housing, Rural
Provides financial assistance to rural poor for constructing their houses themselves.[5]
Indira Gandhi Matritva Sahyog Yojana
MoWCD
2010
Mother Care
A cash incentive of Rs. 4000 to women (19 years and above) for the first two live births [6]
Integrated Child Development Services
MoWCD
27669
Child Development
tackle malnutrition and health problems in children below 6 years of age and their mothers
Integrated Rural Development Program
MoRD
1978
Rural Development
self-employment program to raise the income-generation capacity of target groups among the poor and The scheme has been merged with another scheme named Swarnajayanti Gram Swarozgar Yojana (SGSY) since 01.04 1999.
Janani Suraksha Yojana
MoHFW
2005
Mother Care
One-time cash incentive to pregnant women for institutional/home births through skilled assistance
Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission (JnNURM)
MoUD
38689
Urban Development
a programme meant to improve the quality of life and infrastructure in the cities. To be replaced by Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation.
Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalaya
MoHRD
38169
Education
Educational facilities (residential schools) for girls belonging toSC, ST, OBC, minority communities and families below the poverty line(BPL) in Educationally Backward Blocks
INSPIRE Programme
Deptt of Science & Tech (India)
Scholarships for top Science students, Fellowships for pursuing PhD, Research Grants to researchers
Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana
MoST
1999
Scholarship program to encourage students to take up research careers in the areas of basic sciences, engineering and medicine
Livestock Insurance Scheme (India)
MoA
Education
Insurance to cattle and attaining qualitative improvement in livestock and their products.
Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act
MoRD
February 6, 2006
Rs. 40,000 crore in 2010–11
Rural Wage Employment
Legal guarantee for one hundred days of employment in every financial year to adult members of any rural household willing to do public work-related unskilled manual work at the statutory minimum wage of Rs. 120 per day in 2009 prices.
Members of Parliament Local Area Development Scheme
MoSPI
34326
Each MP has the choice to suggest to the District Collector for, works to the tune of Rs.5 Crores per annum to be taken up in his/her constituency. The Rajya Sabha Member of Parliament can recommend works in one or more districts in the State from where he/she has been elected.
Midday Meal Scheme
MoHRD
34926
Health, Education
Lunch (free of cost) to school-children on all working days
Namami Gange Programme 
MoWR
34759
20000 crore for 5 years
Clean & Protect Ganga
Integrates the efforts to clean and protect the River Ganga in a comprehensive manner
National Literacy Mission Programme
MoHRD
32268
Education
Make 80 million adults in the age group of 15 – 35 literate
National Pension Scheme
37987
Pension
Contribution based pension system
National Scheme on Welfare of Fishermen
MoA
Agriculture
Financial assistance to fishers for construction of house, community hall for recreation and common working place and installation of tube-wells for drinking water
National Service Scheme
MoYAS
1969
Personality development through social (or community) service
National Social Assistance Scheme
MoRD
34926
Pension
Public assistance to its citizens in case of unemployment, old age, sickness and disablement and in other cases of undeserved want
Pooled Finance Development Fund Scheme
Pradhan Mantri Adarsh Gram Yojana
MoRD
40382
Model Village
Integrated development of Schedule Caste majority villages in four states
Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojna
MoSD&E
April 2015
SKILL DEVELOPMENT INITIATIVE SCHEMES
To provide encouragement to youth for development of employable skills by providing monetary rewards by recognition of prior learning or by undergoing training at affiliated centres.
Pradhan Mantri Suraksha Bima Yojana
MoF
42133
Insurance
Accidental Insurance with a premium of Rs. 12 per year.
Pradhan Mantri Jeevan Jyoti Bima Yojana
MoF
42133
Insurance
Life insurance of Rs. 2 lakh with a premium of Rs. 330 per year.
Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana
MoF
41879
Financial Inclustion
National Mission for Financial Inclusion to ensure access to financial services, namely Banking Savings & Deposit Accounts, Remittance, Credit, Insurance, Pension in an affordable manner
Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana
MoRD
36885
Rural Development
Good all-weather road connectivity to unconnected villages
Rajiv Awas Yojana
MhUPA
2013
Urban Housing
It envisages a “Slum Free India” with inclusive and equitable cities in which every citizen has access to basic civic infrastructure and social amenities and decent shelter
Rajiv Gandhi Grameen Vidyutikaran Yojana
MoP
38443
To be replaced by Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Yojana
Rural Electrification
Programme for creation of Rural Electricity Infrastructure & Household Electrification for providing access to electricity to rural households
Rashtriya Krishi Vikas Yojana
MoA
39295
Agriculture
Achieve 4% annual growth in agriculture through development of Agriculture and its allied sectors during the XI Plan period
Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojana
MoHFW
39539
Insurance
Health insurance to poor (BPL), Domestic workers, MGNERGA workers, Rikshawpullers, Building and other construction workers, and many other categories as may be identified by the respective states
RNTCP
MoHFW
1997
Health
Tuberculosis control initiative
Saksham or Rajiv Gandhi Scheme for Empowerment of Adolescent Boys
MoWCD
2014
Skill Development
Aims at all-round development of Adolescent Boys and make them self-reliant, gender-sensitive and aware citizens, when they grow up. It cover all adolescent boys (both school going and out of school) in the age-group of 11 to 18 years subdivided into two categories, viz. 11-14 & 14–18 years. In 2014–15, an allocation of Rs. 25 crore is made for the scheme.
Sabla or Rajiv Gandhi Scheme for Empowerment of Adolescent Girls
MoWCD
2011
Skill Development
Empowering adolescent girls (Age) of 11–18 years with focus on out-of-school girls by improvement in their nutritional and health status and upgrading various skills like home skills, life skills and vocational skills. Merged Nutrition Programme for Adolescent Girls (NPAG) and Kishori Shakti Yojana (KSY).
Sampoorna Grameen Rozgar Yojana
MoRD
37159
Rural Self Employment
Providing additional wage employment and food security, alongside creation of durable community assets in rural areas.
Swabhiman
MoF
40589
Financial Inclusion
To make banking facility available to all citizens and to get 5 crore accounts opened by Mar 2012. Replaced by Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana.
Swarnajayanti Gram Swarozgar Yojana
MoRD
36251
Rural Employment
Bring the assisted poor families above the poverty line by organising them into Self Help Groups (SHGs) through the process of social mobilisation, their training and capacity building and provision of income generating assets through a mix of bank credit and government subsidy.
Swavalamban
MoF
40447
To be replaced by Atal Pension Yojana
Pension
pension scheme to the workers in unorganised sector. Any citizen who is not part of any statutory pension scheme of the Government and contributes between Rs. 1000 and Rs. 12000/- per annum, could join the scheme. The Central Government shall contribute Rs. 1000 per annum to such subscribers.
Udisha
MoWCD
Child Care
Training Program for ICDS workers
Voluntary Disclosure of Income Scheme
35599
Closed on 31 December 1998
Opportunity to the income tax/ wealth tax defaulters to disclose their undisclosed income at the prevailing tax rates.
National Rural Livelihood Mission(NRLM)
MoRD
June 2011[16]
$5.1 Billion[16]
This scheme will organize rural poor into Self Help Group(SHG) groups and make them capable for self-employment. The idea is to develop better livelihood options for the poor.
National Urban Livelihood Mission(NULM)
MoHUPA
24 Sep, 2013[18]
This scheme will reduce poverty of urban poor households specially street vendors who constitute an important segment of urban poor by enabling them to access gainful self-employment and skilled wage employment opportunities.
HRIDAY – Heritage City Development and Augmentation Yojana
MoUD
Jan 2015[19]
Urban Development
The scheme seeks to preserve and rejuvenate the rich cultural heritage of the country.
Sukanya Samridhi Yojana (Girl Child Prosperity Scheme)
MoWCD
22 Jan 2015[16]
The scheme primarily ensures equitable share to a girl child in resources and savings of a family in which she is generally discriminated as against a male child.
Smart Cities Mission
MoUD
42180
Urban Development
To enable better living and drive economic growth stressing on the need for people centric urban planning and development.
Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation (AMRUT)
MoUD
42180
Urban Development
To enable better living and drive economic growth stressing on the need for people centric urban planning and development.
Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY)
MoHUPA
42180
Housing
To enable better living and drive economic growth stressing on the need for people centric urban planning and development.
National Child Labour Projects(NCLP)
Ministry of Labour & Employment
launched in 9 districts in 1987 and has been expanded in January 2005 to 250 districts in 21 different states of the country
The objective of this project is to eliminate child labour in hazardous industries by 2010.
Under this scheme, the target group is all children below 14 years of age who are working in occupations and processes listed in the Schedule to the Child Labour (Prohibition & Regulation) Act, 1986 or occupations and processes that are harmful to the health of the child.
Antyodaya Anna Yojna
NDA government
36885
Under the scheme 1 crore of the poorest among the (Below Poverty Line)BPL families covered under the targeted public distribution system are identified.
Issue of Ration Cards Following the recognition of Antyodaya families, unique quota cards to be recognized an “Antyodaya Ration Card” must be given to the Antyodaya families by the chosen power.
The scheme has been further expanded twice by additional 50 lakh BPL families each in June 2003 and in August 2004,thus covering 2 crore families under the AAY scheme
Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana
MoSD&E
42200
Skill Development
Seeks to provide the institutional capacity to train a minimum 40 crore skilled people by 2022 [20]
National Food Security Mission
Government of India
2007 for 5 years
It launched in 2007 for 5 years to increase production and productivity of wheat, rice and pulses on a sustainable basis so as to ensure food security of the country.
The aim is to bridge the yield gap in respect of these crops through dissemination of improved technologies and farm management practices.
Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana
MoP&NG
42491
Rs. 8000 crore
Launched to provide free LPG connections to women from below poverty line families.

2. State Government Schemes:

  • Andhra Pradesh– Chandranna Bima Yojana
  • Andhra Pradesh– first river linking project lift irrigation
  • Andhra Pradesh– National Energy Efficient Agriculture Pumps Programme, & National Energy Efficient Fan Programme
  • Andhra Pradesh– Smart Pulse Survey
  • Arunachal Pradesh– Aapna Lohit
  • Assam– Ease of Doing Business Bill, 2016
  • Assam– File tracking
  • Assam– Mass Rapid Transit System (MRTS)
  • Bhopal– Urja Daksh LED Bulb Ujala Yojana
  • Bihar– 100 Jan Aushadhi Kendras
  • Bihar– Child Labour Tracking System
  • Bihar– Right to Public Grievance Redressal Act
  • Bihar– Rural development project JEEViKA-II
  • Chattisgarh– first commercial dispute resolution centre and a commercial court
  • Chattisgarh–Udyam Aakansha
  • Delhi– DVAT M SEWA
  • Goa– scheme for students of local language schools.
  • Gujrat– Maa Annapurna Yojna
  • Gujrat– Smart Village program
  • Haryana– Adapting Homes for the Differently-abled
  • Haryana– Deen Dayal Jan Awas Yojana
  • Haryana– first ‘Gyps Vulture Reintroduction Programme
  • Haryana– Jai Jawan Awas Yojna
  • Haryana– online filing of Performance Appraisal Report
  • Haryana– Project Salamati
  • Haryana– Satkar Bhojan canteens
  • Himachal Pradesh– Padhai bhi, Safai bhi
  • Himachal Pradesh– PEHAL
  • Himachal Pradesh– Setu Bhartam project
  • HRD– Prashikshak
  • Indian Railway– NIVARAN portal
  • Internet Saathi– by Google India and Tata Trusts in — West Bengal
  • Jammu — Udaan Scheme
  • Jammu– Mufti Mohammad Sayeed Food Entitlement Scheme
  • Jharkhand– Bhimrao Ambedkar Awas Yojana for widows
  • Jharkhand– pension scheme for all the widows
  • Justice System
  • Karnataka — Housing scheme for Transgenders
  • Karnataka– Mukhyamantri Santwana Harish Yojana
  • Kerala– Fat Tax–14.5
  • Kerala– insurance scheme for 2.5 mn migrant labourers
  • Kerala– pension scheme for transgenders
  • Madhya Pradesh– Happiness Department
  • Maharashtra– Bharatratna Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Special Collective Incentive Scheme
  • Maharastra — facility of virtual and digital classrooms across 32 ITIs
  • Maharastra Police– Pratisaad-Ask, Police Mitra,Vahanchoritakrar & Railway helpline app
  • Meghalaya– PradhanMantri Surakshit Matritva Abhiyan
  • Mizoram– Economic Development Policy
  • New Delhi– Clean Street Food
  • Odisha– 100 Adarsha Vidyalayas
  • Odisha– Green Passage Scheme
  • Odisha– transgender people social welfare benefits
  • Puducherry– HelpAge SOS App
  • Puduscherry– SwachhBalSenas Indian Railway– Tri-NETRA
  • Punjab — Mukh Mantri Punjab Hepatitis C Relief Fund
  • Punjab– swine flu (H1N1) under the Epidemic Disease Act.
  • Rajasthan– minimum wages for part-time workers
  • Rajasthan– RajVayu
  • Rajkot , Gujrat– Swachh Map
  • Tamilnadu– Amma Kudineer Thittam
  • TamilNadu– free bus pass scheme for senior citizens
  • Telangana and Andhra Pradesh–Integrated Criminal
  • Telangana– Haritha Haram
  • Telangana– Mission Kakatiya programme
  • Telangana– M-Wallet
  • Uttar Pradesh– Deen Dayal Upadhyay Gram Jyoti Yojana
  • Uttar Pradesh– Hausla Paushan scheme
  • Uttar Pradesh– set up old age homes
  • Uttar Pradesh– Swadhar Greh scheme
  • West Bengal– Panchayat Pratikar
  • West Bengal– Utkarsh Bangla Scheme for school- dropouts

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