educratsweb logo


PM Modi says UP will generate 12.5 mn jobs

Uttar Pradesh (UP)will generate 12.5 million jobs, primarily in rural areas and across small-scale industries, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said. Since the lockdown was announced on 25 March, hundreds of thousands of migrant workers from UP have returned to the state after losing their livelihood.

At the virtual launch of the ‘Atma Nirbhar Uttar Pradesh Rojgar Abhiyaan’, along with chief minister Yogi Adityanath, Modi said the scheme was a “qualitative and quantitative expansion" of Garib Kalyan Rojgar Abhiyaan (GKRA), a new central job scheme. He said investors from India and abroad were looking to set up businesses in Uttar Pradesh. Coming to covid, he said many European countries have lagged behind in fighting the pandemic.

“Uttar Pradesh has increased the scope of Garib Kalyan Rojgar Abhiyaan. While the scheme started by the Centre had 25 programmes under it, the Uttar Pradesh government has not only added more schemes, but has made a quantitative and qualitative improvement [on the GKRA]. Uttar Pradesh government is expected to employ 1.25 crore people under these schemes, of which 60 lakh will get employment in rural areas, and 40 lakh under micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs)," Modi said.

While economic activity should continue in the state and in the country, people must maintain social distancing, wear masks and wash hands, Modi said, and added these were precautionary measures to remain safe, in the absence of medicines to treat covid-19. “Social distancing, do-gaz doori, and covering of face were the only medicine against coronavirus pandemic till the time a vaccine is developed. Everyone has faced problems, be it young, old, poor or rich, because of this pandemic and there is no clarity when this pandemic will be over," he said.

Modi said the UP government had provided 3 million houses to the poor, 300,000 government jobs, controlled the law and order situation, made the state open-defecation free in the last three years, and has transferred ₹5,000 crore to 32.5 million women under the Jan Dhan Yojana in the last few months.

Last week, Modi had virtually launched the GKRA, aimed at providing employment to returning migrant workers. Bihar, where the scheme was first launched last week, and Uttar Pradesh are two of the states worst hit by the reverse migration, which was triggered by the lockdown.

The Centre had chosen 116 worst-affected districts by reverse migration across six states. 31 UP districts were chosen for the flagship programme, of which at least 16 districts saw the arrival of over 50,000 migrants each. The central scheme, costing ₹50,000 crore, will run for 125 days.

“Crisis has been turned into an opportunity by the state government. The way that Uttar Pradesh has shown, other states of the country also have a lot to learn from this. I am hopeful that other states, too, will bring such schemes. The achievements and efforts of Uttar Pradesh are huge also because it is not just a state but one that is bigger than a lot of countries in the world."

Sources https://www.livemint.com/

PM Modi says UP will generate 12.5 mn jobs
Contents shared By educratsweb.com

if you have any information regarding Job, Study Material or any other information related to career. you can Post your article on our website. Click here to Register & Share your contents.
For Advertisment or any query email us at educratsweb@gmail.com

RELATED POST
Simba Movie trailer Download | Talented India 
1 Mann Ki Baat 2.0 | Programme on All India Radio (30.06.2019)
2 आरबीआई दे रहा नौकरी का सुनहरा मौका
3
4 शिवराज का मप्र की राजनीति से अध्याय खत्म
5 PhonePe Scratch Card Offers - Chance to Earn Rs. 1000 Per Money Transfer
6 IPL auction: Learn base price of players
7 You can soon order liquor online and get it home delivered
8 CG Vyapam Recruitment 2019 : कई पदों पर भर्तियां
9 Shri Arjun Munda launches tribes India products on GeM and new website of TRIFED through video conference
10 Finance Minister announces Government Reforms and Enablers across Seven Sectors under Aatma Nirbhar Bharat Abhiyaan
11 S&T based innovative solutions by common people participating in NIF’s Challenge COVID-19 Competition (C3) ready to make adifference
12 6 Cities rated 5 Star, 65 Cities rated 3 Star and 70 Cities rated 1 Star
13 COVID-19: Relaxation from lockdown in Green zones
14 Odisha extends lockdown until April 30
15 Guidelines for Train Services beginning on 1st June 2020
16 Indian Railway cancels regular passenger service till June 30
17 Pradhan Mantri Matsya Sampada Yojana (PMMSY) aims to enhance fish production to 220 LMT with an investment of over Rs.20,000 crores in next five years
18 Indian Railways restore 03 Special Trains from New Delhi today
19 India as a major country of the world with appropriate technology, capital including FDI and extraordinary human resource contributing significantly to the global economy: Ravi Shankar Prasad
20 Around 42 crore poor people received financial assistance of Rs 53,248 crore under the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Package
21 Highest ever allocation of Rs. 1,01,500 crore made under Mahatma Gandhi NREGS during financial year 2020-2021; a sum of Rs. 31,493 crore has already been released
22 Global celebration of IYD2020 through digital platforms
23 Prime Minister announces "My Life My Yoga" Video Blogging contest in Man Ki Baat
24 200 special trains to run across the country starting 1st June 2020
25 Around 76 Online Job Fairs conducted by NCS during lockdown
26 Migrants can draw ration anywhere in these 20States and UTs: Shri Ram Vilas Paswan
27 Innovative disinfection & sanitization solutions by common people selected in NIF’s Challenge COVID-19 Competition (C3)
28 Van Dhan Vikas Kendras in Maharashtra lead in innovative initiatives to help tribal gatherers during ongoing Covid crisis
29 Agroecology and Natural Farming Could Accelerate Inclusive Economic Growth in India
30 Income generation activities for tribals pick up as states take up MFP procurement at revised MSP in right earnest
31 PM Modi says UP will generate 12.5 mn jobs
32 TS DOST 2020: Telangana to begin common registration for admission to state-based colleges from July; visit dost.cgg.gov.in
33 Prime Minister Garib Kalyan Package-Progress So Far
34 IIT Hyderabad uses artificial intelligence to study supply chain network of biofuels
35 Record-breaking procurement of Minor Forest Produces (MFP) under Minimum Support Price for MFP scheme
36 Massive employment generation-cum-rural public works creation campaign - the Garib Kalyan Rojgar Abhiyaan launched by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi
37 PM FME Scheme to generate total investment of Rs 35,000 crore and 9 lakh skilled and semi-skilled employment: Harsimrat Kaur Badal
38 Increase in Economic Activity-Improvement in Economic Indicators
39 Financing for Compressed Bio-Gas plants to be brought under Priority Sector Lending, says Shri Dharmendra Pradhan;
40 Indian Railways to give full refund for all tickets booked on or prior to 14th April 2020 for regular time tabled trains
41 Railways to generate 8 lac mandays of employment opportunity for migrants and others in infrastructure projects worth Rs 1800 Crores in next 125 days till 31st October, 2020 .
42 Union Minister Dr Jitendra Singh addresses a Virtual Meet of India’s leading experts in AYUSH from across the country
43 Manual Testing Online Course
We would love to hear your thoughts, concerns or problems with anything so we can improve our website educratsweb.com ! visit https://forms.gle/jDz4fFqXuvSfQmUC9 and submit your valuable feedback.
Save this page as PDF | Recommend to your Friends

http://educratsweb(dot)com http://educratsweb.com/content.php?id=2771 http://educratsweb.com educratsweb.com educratsweb