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Prajjwala Challenge

Prajjwala Challenge:

Ministry of Rural Development launches Prajjwala Challenge inviting ideas, solutions and actions to transform the rural economy

  • The challenge is launched under Deendayal Antyodaya Yojana – NRLM (DAY-NRLM aims to support rural poor households into joining self-help groups)
  • The Mission so far has mobilised more than 87 Million women into the Self Help Groups and their federations.
  • The Prajjwala Challenge will also be shared in the Manthan portal by the office of the Principal Scientific Advisor Under DST and not rural development)
  • The Manthan platform promotes collaboration between industry and scientific research to help meet India’s national targets and SDGs