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Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Ann Yojana

  Jun 24, 2021

Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Ann Yojana

Q Why is it in News ?

Recently, thirteen states have started distributing foodgrains under the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Ann Yojana (PMGKAY).

Q What are features of  Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Ann Yojana ?

Q Who bears expenditure of this yojana and how much fund is allocated to it ? 

Q What are Challenges of this Scheme? 

A key issue is that the beneficiaries of the National Food Security Act are based on the last census (2011). The number of food-insecure people has increased since then and they remain uncovered.