Cabinet Approves Pradhan Mantri Janjati Adivasi Nyaya Maha Abhiyan

  • Approved by the Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister, Mr Narendra Modi.
  • (PM JANMAN) would cost Rs.24, 104 crore (Central Share: Rs.15, 336 crore and State Share: Rs.8, 768 crore).
  • It will focus on 11 critical interventions through 9 line Ministries.
  • To improve socio-economic conditions of the Particularly Vulnerable Tribal Groups (PVTGs).
  • It will saturate PVTG households and habitations with basic facilities such as safe housing, clean drinking water and sanitation, improved access to education, health and nutrition, road and telecom connectivity, and sustainable livelihood opportunities.

The Following Intervention Of Other Ministries Will Be Part Of Mission:

  1. Ministry of Ayush will set up Ayush Wellness Centre as per existing norms and Ayush facilities will be extended to PVTG habitations through Mobile Medical Units.
  2. Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship will facilitate skill and vocational training in PVTG habitations, multipurpose centres and hostels as per the suitable skills of these communities.
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