Pradhan Mantri Adarsh Gram Yojana (PMAGY) – A Centrally sponsored Pilot Scheme – Complete Detail

Pradhan Mantri Adarsh Gram Yojana (PMAGY) – A Centrally sponsored Pilot Scheme

This is A rural development programme in all over India .

 Pradhan Mantri Adarsh Gram Yojana (PMAGY) is a Scheme or we can say  an initiative for the empowerment of those sections that are deprived from development .

This Initiative Scheme is  held  by Government of India and From our Prime Minister Mr Narendra Modi, PMAGY  completely aims to achieve group development of selected villages through convergent implementation of all relevant Central and State schemes launched so far.


Launching  Details of Pradhan Mantri Adarsh Gram Yojana (PMAGY)

PMAGY   scheme was launched in March, 2010  by setting a a landmark on the basis of integrated development of up-to  1000  selected villages each with more than 50% SC (Scheduled Cast ) population

 According To the Census  Report – Scheduled  Castes,  who  constitute 16.6%  of  our  population  as per 2011 Census,  have  historically  suffered  social  disabilities  and  educational  and  economic Deprivation

Vision  of  Pradhan Mantri Adarsh Gram Yojana (PMAGY)

For Detailed Information download this attachment – pmagy guidelines-revised-2015-english

This  is the rural growth program started by the Indian Central government during the   2009-10).  This program is  specially for the growth of villages with a ratio (more than 50%) of persons of the scheduled castes by union of central & state schemes & allocating monetary support on for each village.

The scheme  intended to carry a number of growth plans for the villages. Few of the plans are Bharat Nirman, Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY) for roads in rural areas, water delivery, accommodation, electrification & several big-ticket plans such as Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan, Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act, ICDS, hygiene. This agenda would be pertinent to approximately 44,000 villages.

According  to factors –   What is a Model Village

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A   Model   village   is   one   which   has   respectively

  • physical and   institutional infrastructure, in which minimum needs of all sections of the society are fully ;
  • People live in  harmony with  each  other,  as  also  with  the  environment
  • A village  which  is progressive  and  dynamic
  • Villages should  be  covered  with  all  the  facilities necessary for dignified living,
  • Environment in which all its residents are enabled  to  utilize  their  potential  to  the
  • villages  should,  inter  alia, satisfy the following norms


A Model village is one which has adequate physical and institutional infrastructure, in which

Note : All the data has been derived from the Official Website Under Pradhan mantri Aadarsh Gram Yojana


 Vision Of Pradhan Mantri  Adarsh Gram Yojana is to ensure that village has above described facilities for inhabitants.

List Of schemes That has been Selected Under Adarsh Gram Yojana

Schemes selected that can be implemented through Pradhan Mnatri Adarsh Gram Yojana

Here I am providing you a complete list of all the scheme that has been selected through Centeral Government which can be implemented to the villages chosed for Pradhan Mnatri Adarsh Gram Yojana


  1. Scheme of Educational Development
  2. Pre-Metric Scholarship to Children of those engaged in Unclean Occupations
  1. Post- Metric Scholarship
  1. Scholarship for “Top Class Education”
  1. National Overseas Scholarship
  1. Rajiv Gandhi National Fellowship
  1. Up gradation of Merit
  1. Schemes of Economic Development
  1. Special Central Assistance to SCSP
  1. Self Employment Scheme for Rehabilitation of Manual Scavengers
  1. National Scheduled Castes Finance and Development Corporation (NSCFDC)
  1. National Safai Karmcharis Finance and Development Corporation (NSKFDC)
  1. State Scheduled Castes Development Corporations (SCDCs)
  1. Social Empowerment and Other Schemes
  1. Scheme for Implementation of PCR Act, 1955 and SC and ST (POA)
  1. Assistance to Voluntary Organizations working for the Welfare of SCs

Objective of   Pradhan Mantri Adarsh Gram Yojana (PMAGY) – A Centrally sponsored Pilot Scheme

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The ideal situation for a model village in terms of its physical and social infrastructural facilities can be conceived in the following framework

To ensure integrated development of the selected villages into “model villages” so that, inter alia,

  1. They have all requisite physical and social infrastructure for their socio-economic development, and satisfy the norms mentioned in the vision of an adarsh gram to the maximum possible extent.
  2. Disparity between SC and non-SC population in terms of common socio- economic indicators (e.g. literacy rate, completion rate of elementary education, IMR/MMR, ownership of productive assets, etc.) is eliminated, the indicators are raised to at least the level of the national average, and
    1. All BPL families, especially those belonging to SCs, have food and livelihood security, and are enabled to cross the poverty line and earn an adequate livelihood
    2. All children complete at least eight years of education, and
    3. Incidence of malnutrition, especially among children and women, is eliminated.
  3. Untouchability, discrimination, segregation, and atrocities against SCs are eliminated, as are other social evils like discrimination against girls/women,alcoholism and substance (drugs) abuse, etc., and all sections of society are able to live with dignity and equality, and in harmony with others.


State Selected For PMAGY

This Scheme was launched During 2009 and 2010 , Currently there are 5 states that has been   selected as far in this scheme as follows with reason details.

state selecsted for Adarsh Gram Yojana

 Area Covered Till so far in PMAGY –

Presently the scheme is being implemented in five States of the country viz Assam, Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan and Tamil Nadu.

Total Number of Villages in Five States
no of villages


 Timeline Approved by Government for PMAGY 

the following time limit has been approved


physical and social infrasturectur

that must be achieved by this scheme.

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