Odisha shines in SJGRY implementation


Bhubaneswar, January 20: Odisha has shined in the implementation of Swarna Jayanti Sahari Rajgar Yojana (SJGRY) scheme. In the centrally sponsored scheme Odisha has been ranked as the best state, Odisha Government said. 

In providing self employment to urban poor under the centrally sponsored scheme Odisha has one best among major states implementation the scheme.

The state Government said Odiaha has been selected for the national award for the year 2012-13 according to a communiqué received from the Union ministry of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation.

President Pranab Mukherjee is slated to give away the award on January 21 in New Delhi.