The virtual launch from Telihar village in Khagaria district of Bihar.
- The scheme will be a coordinated effort by 12 different ministries including-
- Rural development, panchayati raj, road transport and highways, mines, drinking water and sanitation, environment, railways, petroleum and natural gas, new and renewable energy, border roads, telecom and agriculture
Why only 125 days?
- The statement did not make it clear but the new scheme may run in tandem with the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme that allows for 100 days of work for members of rural households.
PM Modi launches Garib Kalyan Rojgar Abhiyaan PM Modi launches Garib Kalyan Rojgar Abhiyaan