Prelim - Schemes

UDAN may hit Kannur flight plans

Joining the bandwagon of regional flights under the Centre’s Ude Desh ka Aam Naagrik (UDAN) scheme has put the upcoming Kannur international airport in a catch-22 situation. ...

Maternity benefit programme

Under the scheme, pregnant women and lactating mothers are offered a cash incentive of Rs. 6,000 on the birth of their first child ...