Government Initiatives

Single Women Pension Scheme:


Telangana State Government has issued new guidelines of Single Women Pension Scheme under which every eligible single women would get Rs. 1000 per month as the pension. The scheme would be launched on Telangana State Formation Day on 2nd June. The beneficiary single women should not be enrolled in any other social security pension scheme or should not be a pensioner in any of the public or private pension scheme.


Eligibility for Single Women Pension Scheme As per the new guidelines, the single women beneficiary should not be earning more than Rs. 1.5 Lakh annually in rural areas and Rs. 2.0 Lakh in urban areas.

The “single women” is referred to married women of at least 18 years of age who is separated from her husband. The separation period should be at least one year.

If the women does not have proof of separation period then the details could be ascertained by a local tahsildar.

Unmarried women whose age is above 30 years in rural areas and 35 years in urban areas are also eligible to avail the benefits of single women pension scheme.

 Other women who are eligible for the single women pension scheme are :

             * Whose husband’s are stuck in gulf countries and now in jails

             * Those whose families have abandoned them

             *Widows of farmers, handloom workers, bread earners who committed suicide or died in accidents

 

KCR Kit Scheme:


Thinking about the welfare of pregnant women and their newborn baby, Telangana CM K Chandrasekhar Rao launched KCR Kit Scheme. In this scheme, the mother and kid care items will be provided to newborn babies and their mothers. And beneficiaries will get the benefit's until baby turns to three months, and a financial aid of 12000/- will be given to pregnant women. The first 4000/- will be given to pregnant women. Second 4000/- will provide after delivery. And 4000/- at the time of baby vaccination. And In the case of baby girl extra 1000 Rs will provide to mother and baby.


The items list under KCR Kit scheme:

*Special Mother and Child care soap,

*Newborn Baby bed, Baby Oil,

*Baby mosquitos net,

*Sarees for mother,

*Hand Bags,

*Towel & Napkins,

*Dresses for baby,

*Baby Powder,

*Diapers,

*Baby Shampoo,

*Kid Toys.

For more information click on http://kcrkit.telangana.gov.in/

Grama Jyothi:


The Government of Telangana launched Gram Jyothi program as a logical continuation to Mana Ooru-Mana Pranalika. The objective of the programme is to improve the service delivery to the people in core sectors through the strengthening of the Gram Panchayats by bringing together the efforts of various independent departments. Grama Jyothi aims at synergising the developmental activities of the departments by achieving functional and financial convergence through preparation of Gram Panchayat Developmental Plans. It seeks to exploit the enormous collective energy of the people by making them active partners in the development process, decision making and take good advantage of the social capital at the village level. The goal of Grama Jyothi is to bring in much desired accountability, transparency in the functioning of public institutions working at village level and make them responsive to the needs of the people.
For more information click on http://tspri.cgg.gov.in/
 
 
24/7 Uninterrupted Electricity:
 
 
Government of Telangana (GoTS) intends to provide 24 Hours Uninterrupted Power Supply in Telangana, 9 Hours Free Power Supply to Farmers.
The Government of Telangana is committed to provide 24X7 reliable and quality power to all consumers at an affordable cost in order to bring about all round development and improvement in quality of life.
 

Telangana Water Grid Projects:

 

Mission Kakatiya:


A flagship programme of the government aimed at restoring 46,300 tanks in five years spending Rs 20,000 crore. Works of about 8,000 tanks, costing Rs 3,000 crore, is underway and would be completed before the onset of monsoon. The initiative will improve the ground water table, reduce the power consumption by farm sector, get higher yields, spur the growth of livestock and rejuvenate rural economy on the whole. A mammoth 1.26 lakh km stretch of pipelines would be laid to quench the thirst of Telangana towns and villages apart from providing water for the industrial needs. Government has sanctioned Rs 4,000 crore for the FY 2015-16 out of a total project cost of 35,000 crore. Panchayat Raj, Rural Development, Rural Water Supply department has prepared the design for the project.

Mission Bhagiratha:


Under the Telangana Drinking Water Supply Project, a mammoth 1.30 lakh km stretch of pipelines would be laid to quench the thirst of Telangana towns and villages apart from providing water for the industrial needs. For this project, surface water of perennial rivers and major reservoirs would be utilised as a raw water source.Taken up with an estimated cost of Rs 35,000 crore, Mission Bhagiratha is intended to ensure that no female member of a household would need to walk miles to carry a pot of water. Under the this flagship programme, it is conceived to provide 100 litres per capita per day (LPCD) treated and piped water to every household in rural areas, 135 LPCD in municipalities and 150 LPCD in municipal corporations. This pioneering scheme has been commended by the Government of India for other States to emulate.

For more information click on http://missionkakatiya.cgg.gov.in/

Haritha Haram:                                                         

Another flagship programme of the government, Telanganaku Haritha Haram envisages increasing the green cover of the State from the present 25.16 to 33 per cent of the total geographical area. A total of 230 crore seedlings would be raised in the coming three years starting the first week of July celebrated as ?Green Week?. Fifty lakh saplings would be planted in GHMC limits alone this monsoon. Forest Department and District Water Management Agency (DWMA) have made ready 41 crore saplings for this year. Rs 325 crore has been set aside in the FY 2015-16 for the purpose.

For more information click on http://harithaharam.telangana.gov.in/


Kalyana Lakshmi & Shaadi Mubarak:          

 

                                                                 

To alleviate financial distress of SC/ST and minority families, Government decided to sanction a one-time financial assistance of Rs. 51,000 at the time of marriage for brides who are residents of Telangana State. Accordingly, Kalyana Lakshmi and Shaadi Mubaarak Schemes have been introduced with effect from October 2, 2014 for unmarried girls, who have completed 18 years of age at the time of marriage and whose parental income does not exceed Rs. 2 lakh per annum. Rs 47 crore and Rs 32 crore disbursed to 9,368 SC and 6,483 ST brides respectively. Another Rs 50 crore was distributed to 10,533 brides from Minority sections.

To Apply Click Here https://telanganaepass.cgg.gov.in/KalyanLakshmi.do

 

Arogya Lakshmi                                                               

 

Telangana government provides one nutritious meal every day to pregnant and lactating women and children below the age of six through Anganwadi centres. The scheme was launched officially on January 1, 2015 by Honourable Chief Minister Sri K. Chandrashekar Rao. For the women, 200 ml of milk for 25 days a month and one egg each day will be given with meal. Children, aged between seven months and three years are provided with 16 eggs a month in addition to a 2.5 kg food packet. For children aged between 3 and six years, one egg a day in addition to rice, dal, vegetables and snacks is supplied. A total 18,96,844 lactating mothers, 5,18,215 infants and 21,58,479 pregnant women were covered under the scheme expending Rs 627.96 crore in the past year. The quantity of food items supplied under the scheme has also been increased across all the categories.

For more information click on http://wdcw.tg.nic.in/Arogya_Lakshmi.html


Aasara pensions:                          


As a part of its welfare measures and social safety net strategy, the Telangana government has introduced the ?Aasara? pensions, with a view to ensure secured life with dignity for all the poor. ?Aasara? pension scheme is meant to protect the most vulnerable sections of society in particular the old and infirm, people with HIV-AIDS, widows, incapacitated weavers and toddy tappers, who have lost their means of livelihood with growing age, in order to support their day to day minimum needs required to lead a life of dignity and social security..
The Telangana Government introduced ?Aasara? ? a new Pension scheme ? enhancing the monthly pension from Rs. 200 to Rs. 1000 for the old aged, widows, weavers, toddy tappers and AIDS patients and Rs. 500 to Rs. 1500 for disabled persons. The government has spent Rs 4,700 crore on pensions benefitting 37, 65, 304 people including senior citizens, widows, physically handicapped, poor & old-aged artists and beedi workers. An increase of 478% over the previous such schemes.

For more information click on www.aasara.telangana.gov.in


Housing for the poor :


This hallmark initiative of the Telangana government is intended to provide quality and respectable housing to the poor. The ?housing for the poor? plan provides for two and three storied buildings with the 2 BHK flats in Hyderabad and other urban areas while they are to be built as independent houses in rural areas. A pilot has been taken up at IDH Colony in Bhoidguda, Secunderabad. As many as 396 units ? with each comprising of two bedrooms, hall and kitchen ? are being constructed in 32 blocks of G+2 on 580 square yards at a cost of Rs 37 crore at 7.9 lakh per each flat.

For more information click on www.2bhk.telangana.gov.in

Land distribution to Dalits :       

                                                                     

Another significant welfare scheme of the government that provides 3 acres of agricultural land to landless SC women, along with the provision for creation of irrigation facilities, land development and other agricultural inputs for their sustained livelihood. Government distributed 2,524 acres of land to 959 Dalits spending Rs 94 crore in the first year.

           
Rice distribution :                                                 

A whopping 87.57 lakh eligible families, approximately 2,86,00,000 (two crore eighty six lakh) beneficiaries, are being supplied rice from 1st January, 2015 at 6 kgs per person at Re. 1 per kg without any ceiling on the number of members in the family. More than 1.80 lakh MT of rice per month would be required for this purpose. Rs. 1,597 was being spent on the subsidy. To arrive at the eligibility of the BPL families, the family income limit in rural areas has been increased to Rs. 1.50 lakh and in urban areas to Rs. 2 lakh. The land ceiling has also been increased to 3.5 acres of wet land and 7.5 acres of dry land. Government started supplying superfine rice, or Sanna Biyyam, to schools and hostels benefitting 56 lakh students annually with an additional outlay of Rs 120 crore. More than 12,500 MT of rice is being distributed for the purpose.

For more information click on http://epds.telangana.gov.in/


Strengthening security apparatus :            
                                      

To safeguard and secure the lives of its citizens, the Telangana Government sanctioned an amount of Rs. 271 crore for the purchase of 4,433 vehicles for Hyderabad and Cyberabad Police. Out of these, 3,883 vehicles equipped with modern technology have already been purchased. The number of new vehicles provided to the remaining nine districts in the State is 550. Additionally, 1500 motor cycles have been provided to Cyberabad Police to respond within 10 minutes of receiving a complaint or call. State government has allocated a monthly amount of Rs.75,000, Rs.50,000 and Rs.25,000 to each police station in the city, district headquarters and villages, respectively.

The Government has taken up CCTV project under which one lakh CCTV cameras are planned to be installed in 2015-16 in Hyderabad city. All these cameras will be connected to the proposed Command and Control Centre.


SHE Teams :       

 

                                           

Keeping rising incidents of crime against women in mind, the Telangana government has constituted a seven member committee headed by IAS officer Poonam Malakondaiah to advise it on the measures to be taken for the safety and security of women and girls. The committee submitted its report with 77 recommendations. Forming SHE teams is one of them.

The teams keep tab on the eve-teasers and stalkers in crowded places. Initially set up in Hyderabad and Cyberabad police Commissionerates, they were expanded to all the Telangana districts on 1 April following the encouraging results.

To Know More http://www.hyderabadpolice.gov.in/SheTeams.html

World Best Industrial Policy :

The preferred Investment destination: The Government of Telangana State realizes that industrial development requires large-scale private sector participation, with the government playing the role of a facilitator and a catalyst.

To Know More https://tsiic.telangana.gov.in/

Sheep Distribution Scheme :

The Government of Telangana has launched yet another welfare scheme for the Yadava and Kurma communities. The Government will be distributing about 42 lakh sheeps to the eligible people across the state.42 lakhs of sheep are being distributed in the present financial year and equal number of sheep will be distributed next year.

The sheep will be provided with 75 per cent subsidy.A three-member committee comprising MRO, MDO and a veterinary doctor is set up to identify beneficiaries.

Minority Welfare :

Insurance Scheme :

Residential Schools :

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