Press Information Bureau

Government of India


December 2019

Year-End Review: Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change

India to increase share of non-fossil fuels to 175 GW by 2022 and further take it to 450 GW India Hosts key UN summit on desertification, To Restore 26 Million Hectares of Degraded Land by 2030 Tiger count in India... Continue Reading →

Year-end Review of M/O Social Justice and Empowerment & DEPwD

Enactment of Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Act 2019 to Provide for Protection of Rights of Transgender Persons & their Welfare 498247 Persons Benefitted under Assistance for Prevention of Alcoholism & Substance (DRUG) Abuse Scheme DEPwD Develops MIS Portal for... Continue Reading →

Year Ender 2019: Ministry of Minority Affairs

2019 Marked by Several Initiative for Welfare of Minorities 80 Lakh Students Sanctioned Pre-Matric Scholarships; Over 1.25 Lakh Youths Provided Skill Development Training In the year 2019, the Ministry of Minority Affairs, under the dynamic and energetic leadership of Union... Continue Reading →

Year-End Review 2019: Ministry of Home Affairs

Highlights of Major Decisions/Initiatives of MHA Important Bills Passed by Parliament Jammu and Kashmir - Abrogation of Article 370 and 35A ; The Jammu and Kashmir (Reorganisation) Act, 2019; The Jammu and Kashmir Reservation (Amendment) Act, 2019 National Investigation Agency (Amendment)... Continue Reading →

Year-End Review 2019- Ministry of Shipping

With the enactment of landmark Recycling of Ships Act, 2019 and accession to IMO’s Honk Kong Convention, India becomes a prime destination for environment-friendly Ship Recycling India becomes the first country in the world to Introduce Biometric Seafarers Identity Document... Continue Reading →

Several initiatives taken by the Ministry of Steel to support a competitive, efficient, environment-friendly steel industry, adhering to global safety and quality standards

Steel: Crucial in India’s ascent to $5 Trillion economy The Government's vision to achieve a $5 trillion economy by 2024 entails investments worth INR 100 lakh crore in infrastructure sectors, including several steel-intensive sectors like Housing for All, 100% electrification,... Continue Reading →

Year-End Review 2019 – Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs

Urban Areas of 35 states / UTs ODF - 4,167 cities certified ODF through Third Party Verification About 66 Lakh Individual Household Toilets constructed against Mission Target of 59 Lakh Around 5.9 Lakh seats of Community / Public Toilets constructed... Continue Reading →

Year-End Review -2019 Department of Sports

Several initiatives taken by the Department of Sports to Infuse Sporting Culture, Make India a Fit Nation and Achieve Sporting Excellence PM @narendramodi launches the #FitIndiaMovement in New Delhi on the occasion of National Sports Day — PIB India... Continue Reading →

Year-End Review -2019 Department of Youth Affairs

Several Initiatives Taken for Providing Support for Youth Development and to Enable Productive Youth Participation in Nation Building Restructuring of the Schemes of the Department of Youth Affairs                 The Schemes of the... Continue Reading →

Create a free website or blog at

Up ↑

%d bloggers like this: