Parent Interventions: Don't Let Children Drink Too Much Juice, Sugar Water With Little Nutrients  |  Technology Inceptions: Low-Cost Tissue Freezing Device to Help In Breast Cancer Treatment  |  Science Innovations: Exomoons May Become Quasi-planets  |  Science Innovations: Blue Tongue Lizard Babies As Clever as Adults  |  Parent Interventions: Quality Sleep for Teen Health   |  Technology Inceptions: MIT Develops Artificial 'Muscles' Based on Fibers  |  Career News: UGC-NET June 2019 Results Announced  |  International Edu News: Varsities of G-7 countries form alliance  |  National Edu News: IIITD&M to host world meet on energy  |  Science Innovations: Predictive Data to Help Cancer Patients Know Progress of Treatment  |  Technology Inceptions: DNA Data Storage, Social Robots to Metalenses-Top 10 Emerging Technologies   |  Career News: Civil Services Prelims 2019 Results Published  |  Health Monitor: E-Tattoo To Monitor Your Heart  |  Science Innovations: Making Fertiliser from Brewery Wastewater  |  Teacher Insights: Posterior Parietal Cortex Plays Crucial Role in Processing of Visual Stimuli  |  
  • Pallikkutam Magazine
  • Companion Magazine
  • Mentor
  • Smart Board
  • Pallikkutam Publications

May 03, 2018 Thursday 11:15:09 AM IST

HRD Ministry Launches Second Edition of Unnat Bharat Abhiyan

Policy Indications

New Delhi: India’s Ministry of Human Resources Development (HRD) has launched the second edition of the Unnat Bharat Abhiyan under which students from 750 higher educational institutions from across the country are expected to adopt villages and visit them and familiarise themselves with ordinary people and their problems. 

These educational institutions, through their faculty and students, will carry out studies of living conditions in the adopted villages, assess local problems and needs, explore and implement technological interventions, help improve the processes in the delivery of government schemes, and prepare action plans for the selected villages. 

Under the programme, the institutions will work closely with the district administration, elected public representatives of panchayat/ villages and other stakeholders, and will become a part of the process of development planning andimplementation.