A- A A+
Last Updated : Jan 25 2021 10:00PM     Screen Reader Access
News Highlights
President Ram Nath Kovid asserts government remains singularly devoted to farmers' welfare            A self-reliant India manufactured its own COVID vaccine and added a glorious chapter to well being of humanity says the President            72nd Republic Day will be celebrated tomorrow with grandeur and enthusiasm            Prime Minister on occasion of Rashtriya Bal Puraskar awards ceremony asks children to commit to three pledges of consistency, country and humility            National Voters' Day observed across the country           

National News

Oct 19, 2020
2:12PM

Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar launches AYUSHMAN SAHAKAR scheme

@nstomar
Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar launched AYUSHMAN SAHAKAR scheme today. The scheme is a unique way to assist cooperatives play an important role in creation of healthcare infrastructure in the country. AYUSHMAN SAHAKAR scheme has been formulated by the National Cooperative Development Corporation (NCDC).
 
Mr. Tomar announced that NCDC would extend term loans to prospective cooperatives to the tune of 10 thousand crore in the coming years. He said that the ongoing pandemic has brought into focus the requirement of creation of more facilities. NCDC’s scheme will be a step towards strengthening farmers welfare activities by the Central Government.
 
Speaking on the occasion Managing Director of NCDC Sundeep Nayak said that the NCDC fund would give a boost to the healthcare services operated by the cooperatives in the country. NCDC’s Ayushman Sahakar scheme aims at bringing transformation in the health services primarily in the rural areas. The scheme also provides working capital and margin money to meet operational requirements of the health facilities. It provides interest subvention of one percent to women majority cooperatives.

Live Twitter Feed

Listen News

Morning News 25 (Jan) Midday News 25 (Jan) Evening News 25 (Jan) Hourly 25 (Jan) (1800hrs)
समाचार प्रभात 25 (Jan) दोपहर समाचार 25 (Jan) समाचार संध्या 25 (Jan) प्रति घंटा समाचार 25 (Jan) (1810hrs)
Khabarnama (Mor) 25 (Jan) Khabrein(Day) 25 (Jan) Khabrein(Eve) 25 (Jan)
Aaj Savere 25 (Jan) Parikrama 25 (Jan)

Listen Programs

Market Mantra 25 (Jan) Samayki 1 (Jan) Sports Scan 24 (Jan) Spotlight/News Analysis 25 (Jan) Employment News 25 (Jan) रोजगार समाचार 25 (Jan) World News 24 (Jan) Samachar Darshan 22 (Mar) Radio Newsreel 21 (Mar)
    Public Speak

    Country wide 12 (Mar) Surkhiyon Mein 25 (Jan) Charcha Ka Vishai Ha 11 (Mar) Vaad-Samvaad 17 (Mar) Money Talk 17 (Mar) Current Affairs 6 (Mar) Sanskrit Saptahiki 16 (Jan) North East Diary 24 (Jan)