BJP’s Sankalp Patra 2019: commitment to Antyodaya
Author: Desk April 9, 2019
The Sankalp Patra has a commitment to Antyodaya, the Prime Minister’s Samman Nidhi Yojana will be extended to all farmers.There will be a pension for small and marginal farmers after 60 years of age. Rs. 25 Lakh cr investment to improve farm productivity. Here’s more…
The idea of Antyodaya is a key driving force behind this one mission, one direction vision. To transform the lives of the last man in the queue, be they farmers, the poor or the disempowered is a goal that has a set time line in the BJP Manifesto.
The BJP has reiterated its commitment to doubling Farmer’s income. PM Samman Nidhi Yojana has been extended to all farmers.
Pension for all small and marginal farmers after 60 years of age to ensure social security Rs 25 Lakh crores investment has been pledged to improve the productivity of the farm sector.
To ensure inclusive development, the Sankalp Patra promises
Pension for small shop keepers
Bringing down percentage of families living below poverty line to a single digit
Ensuring empowerment of Minorities with dignity under the Sabka Saath Sabka vikas umbrella
Divyang beneficiaries under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana Mandate accessibility benchmarks be met in Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana
Strengthen the Rashtriya Vayoshri Yojana to ensure that poor senior citizens in need of aids and assistive devices receive them in a timely manner.
Taking forward Women’s empowerment, the Sankalp patra reiterates the commitment to
Legislate a bill to prohibit & eliminate practices such as Triple Talaq Bill and Nikah Halal
Expand Ayushman Bharat to include all Anganwadi workers and ASHA workers
and ensuring 10% of Government procurement is from MSME’s having at least 50% women employees in their workforce.
On the economy front, the Sankalp patra envisages making
India a $5 trillion economy by 2025 and a $10 trillion economy by 2032 to achieve this a Capital investment of Rs. 100 lakh crore in the infrastructure sector has also been pledged.
Additionally, a 1 lakh Cr Credit Guarantee Scheme for MSMEs has also been announced.
BJP has promised to create new opportunities of employment by providing more support to the 22 major ‘Champion Sectors’ identified as the main drivers of Indian economy.
A new scheme to provide collateral-free credit up to Rs. 50 lakh for entrepreneurs has also been announced.
In keeping with Act East policy, ‘Entrepreneurial Northeast’ policy has been drafted to provide financial support to the MSMEs in the northeastern states
Ensuring a corruption-free Bharat via effective governance and transparent decision making, as well as empowering citizens, ensuring time-bound delivery of public services, as well as exploring avenues to implement the Right to Service are the BJP’s commitment to Good Governance.
On the Education front, doubling number of MBBS and specialist doctors in the country by 2024 and ensuring Indian institutions rank among the top 500 in the world is promised in the Sankalp Patra.