Sabla Scheme current affairs and SABLA general awareness updates or SABLA general knowledge updates
Government of India on the basis of weekly,monthly and yearly launches some new welfare scheme for the society of India, in order to increase the government efficiency for the needy and (BPL ) Below poverty line as well (APL) Above poverty line families. These schemes are fully funded by central govt of India or the state govt of India or Both. Today I will discuss here the Newly launched scheme called SABLA or RGSEAG or full form as “Rajiv Gandhi Scheme for Empowerment of Adolescent Girls”. The word Adolescence describes the teenage years between 11 t0 18 years. This Scheme is owned by the Central Government of India.
The General Awareness: Rajiv Gandhi Scheme for Empowerment of Adolescent Girls (RGSEAG) Sabla question mostly asked in many UPSC, Bank and other examination system.
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|Name of the Scheme||Rajiv Gandhi Scheme for Empowerment of Adolescent Girls (RGSEAG) Sabla|
|Sponsored by||Central Government of IndiaMINISTRY OF WOMEN & CHILD DEVELOPMENT|
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
|Funding Pattern||This is implemented through the State Governments and Union Territories UTs with 100% financial aid from the Central Government for all inputs, except the nutrition provision for which Government of India will share upto the extent of 50% of the financial norms or the actual expenditure incurred, whichever is less.|
|Description||An integrated package of services is to be provided to Adolescent or teen Girls that would be as follows: i. Nutrition provision ii. Iron and Folic Acid (IFA) supplementation iii. Health check-up and Referral services iv. Nutrition & Health Education (NHE) v. Counseling/Guidance on family welfare, ARSH, child care practices and home management vi. Life Skill Education and accessing public services vii. Vocational training for girls aged 16 and above under National Skill Development Program (NSDP)|
|Other Benefits||financial benefit, Formal and Non Formal Education, etc.|
|Eligibility||The Scheme would cover adolescent girls in the age group of 11-18 years under all ICDS projects in selected 200 districts in all the States/UTs in the country. forappropriate attention, the target group would be subdivided into two categories, viz. 11-15 & 15-18 years and interventions planned accordingly.|
|How to Avail||Information is available at ICDS Offices and Anganwadi Centers (AWCs).|
|Validity of the Scheme|
|Introduced On||01 / 04 / 2011|
|Valid Upto||31 / 03 / 2015|
- AWC: Anganwadi Centers
- ICDS: Integrated Child Development Services
- NIPCCD: National Institute of Public Cooperation and
This Scheme is launched on 2nd October 1975, and today,this ICDS is world’s largest and unique programmes for early childhood development. ICDS is the achievement of India’s commitment to her children – India’s response to the challenge of providing pre-school education on one hand and breaking the vicious cycle of malnutrition, morbidity, reduced learning capacity and mortality.