Introduction

The Department of Rural Development through the District Rural Development Agencies is implementing Special Beneficiary Oriented Schemes, Wage Employment Programmes and Area Development Programmes. The Government of India from the year 1999-2000 have restructured/modified most of the Rural Development Schemes. Besides this, the Government of India has also changed the funding pattern of all the schemes from 50:50, 80:20 and 100% to 75:25 and 90:10 between the Central and State Governments respectively. From the year 2015-16, the Ministry has revised the funding pattern and most of the schemes are now being implemented on 60:40 and 90:10 sharing basis between the Central and State Governments respectively.

The Special Beneficiary Oriented Schemes, Wage Employment Programmes and Area Development Programmes being implemented by the department of Rural Development are given as under : -

Scheme Name Funding Pattern
Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGS) Centre: 90% State: 10%
Indira Awaas Yojana (IAY) now revamped as Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojna - Gramin (PMAY-G) Centre: 60% State: 40%
Swarnjayanti Gram Swarozgar Yojana (SGSY)/ Aajeevika (NRLM) Centre: 60% State: 40%
DRDA Administration Centre: 60% State: 40%
Integrated Watershed Management Programme (IWMP) Centre: 60% State: 40%
Member of Parliament Local Area Development Scheme (MPLADS) 100% By Central Govt.
Shyama Prasad Mukherji Rurban Mission (SPMRM) Centre: 60% State: 40%
SAGY, VAGY These schemes are being implemented through convergence with Central & State Schemes.