PM Narendra Modi Introduces E-Gram Swaraj, Swamitva Yojana for Rapid Development of Rural Areas.

Swamitva yojana will use drones in identifying properties in villages. This will help in reducing disputes over property among villagers. The portal will help in making it easier for villagers to avail loans from banks. Check out more details here.

Updated: Apr 24, 2020 13:53 IST

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E-Gram Swaraj, Swamitva Yojana.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today introduced e-Gram Swaraj & Swamitva Yojana, two web portals for accelerating the pace of development in India's villages.
The eGram app will help in accelerating projects in villages from planning to completion, while Swamitva yojana will use drones in the mapping of properties in communities. This will help in reducing disputes over ownership. The portal will also help in making it easier for villagers to avail loans from banks.
The Prime Minister interacted with Gram Panchayats from all over the country on the Panchayati Raj Day.
The Prime Minister appreciated the efforts of villagers in maintaining social distancing and said that it is because of their efforts that the world is taking note of India's response to Covid-19.
The Prime Minister said that the broadband connectivity had reached more than 1.25 lakh panchayats and the Common Services Centre in villages have crossed 3 lakh.