DAY-NRLM

DAY-NRLM

  • The scheme is an improved version of the earlier Swarnjayanti Gram Swarozgar Yojana( SGSY).
  • It was launched as Aajeevika – National Rural Livelihoods Mission by the Ministry of Rural Development in the year 2011.
  • It was renamed as DAY – NRLM in 2015.
  • The programme is supported partially by the World Bank.
  • To enable the rural poor to increase their household income by means of sustainable livelihood enhancements.
  • The scheme started with an agenda to cover 7 Crore rural poor households via Self Help Groups (SHGs).