10 May 2011
Belying the tall claims of the Union government, more than 18,000 villages of Bihar are deprived of pure drinking water. Under its ambitious project – Bharat Nirman Yojna, Centre aims to provide pure drinking water to all the districts of the country by 2012.
05 Jul 2011
In a major relief for teachers, who are burdened with additional work like carrying census and data collection for government schemes, the Central government has prepared Bharat Nirman Sewak Yojna under which a local youth would be assigned all these work.
02 Jun 2014
New Delhi: A staggering amount of Rs 421 crore was spent by the UPA-II government on the ‘Bharat Nirman’ campaign from 2010 to 2014, the Directorate of Advertising & Visual Publicity (DAVP) replied to an RTI query.
31 Mar 2014
Ghaziabad: Criticizing BJP and Congress, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav said that their claims of 'Gujarat Model' and 'Bharat Nirman' respectively were ‘just eyewash’.
30 Jun 2013
To keep a track of hoardings put up to highlight the UPA government's achievements, the I&B Ministry has decided to use a GPS-based system in the next phase of 'Bharat Nirman' campaign which is expected to take off in the first half of August.
09 Jun 2013
Handed over the charge of BJP's campaign in the next Lok Sabha polls, Narendra Modi on Sunday virtually sounded the election bugle as he targeted the UPA government over various fronts and asked party cadres to work for "Congress-free Bharat Nirman".
14 Jan 2016
New Delhi: BJP chief Amit Shah yesterday used the new crop insurance scheme to reach out to farmers claiming Narendra Modi government's decision will rank among the biggest steps taken for their welfare since Independence as they will draw maximum benefit by paying minimal premium.
02 Apr 2014
Bhubaneswar: Taking strong note of the allegations that the services of Bharat Nirman Volunteers are being misused in Odisha, the Election Commission on Wednesday directed the state government to keep them out of the electioneering.
24 Sep 2011
Panchayati Raj Department of Himachal Pradesh has decided to appoint ‘Bharat Nirman Sewak’ in each block of the state for social audit of the development projects. These unpaid volunteers would work in coordination with the Block Development Officers.
20 Aug 2015
New Delhi: With an aim to widen the reach of the Atal Pension Yojna (APY) among informal sector workers, the government today said it has modified the flagship programme to give subscribers an option to make contribution on a monthly, quarterly or half-yearly basis.