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February 19, 2022

IJR Journal - Call for Papers 2022

 International Journal of Research (IJR) is an international scholarly refereed research journal which aims to promote the theory and practice of engineering management, innovation, technology, management science, technology forecasting, and management engineering consulting. But the topics are not limited to these. We welcomes the submission of manuscripts that meet the general criteria of significance and scientific excellence. The current issue of the journal is available online at https://ijrjournal.com/index.php/ijr

Send papers for publication to editor@pen2print.org 

The topics related to this journal include but are not limited to:

Operations Management, Operations Research, and Supply Chain Management
New Product Development and Product Engineering
Systems Engineering
Industrial Engineering
Management Science
Management Engineering Consulting
Seamless Integration of Heterogeneous Technologies
Emergent Complex Engineering Problems
Management of Technology
Technical Professionals
Technical Organizations
The Practice of Engineering Management
Technology Forecasting
Managing Research
Engineering Activities
Engineering Science and Technology
Engineering Design
Philosophical Foundations of Management in Theory and Practice
Limitations on the Right to Manage
Creativity and Technical Entrepreneurship
Technical Organisations and Their Management
Product Development, R&D, Design Management
Engineering Management in the Service Industry
February 11, 2022

Promoting Agroforestry and Horticulture

 Sub-Mission on Agroforestry (HarMedh Par Ped) Scheme was launched in 2016-17 to encourage tree plantation on farm land along with crops/ cropping system to help the farmers get additional income and make their farming systems more climate resilient and adaptive. Presently, the scheme is being implemented in 23 States/UTs including Maharashtra. Under the scheme, assistance to farmers is given through State Govt. for nursery development, boundary plantation and block plantation of prominent tree species to promote, inter-alia, fruit bearing trees, tree borne oilseeds, medicinal & aromatic plants, silk & lac rearing host plants in addition to timber species, so that farmers get early returns.

 In case of promotion of horticulture, the Mission for Integrated Development of Horticulture
(MIDH), a Centrally Sponsored Scheme is being implemented w.e.f. 2014-15, for holistic growth  of  the horticulture sector covering fruits, vegetables, root and tuber crops, mushrooms, spices, flowers, aromatic plants, coconut, cashew, cocoa and bamboo. All States and UTs are covered under MIDH.
February 04, 2022

National Heritage City Development and Augmentation Yojana

 The National Heritage City Development and Augmentation Yojana (HRIDAY), a central sector scheme launched on 21st January, 2015 and wasimplemented in 12 cities of Ajmer (Rajasthan), Amaravati (Andhra Pradesh), Amritsar (Punjab), Badami (Karnataka), Dwarka (Gujarat), Gaya (Bihar), Kancheepuram and Velankanni (Tamil Nadu), Mathuraand Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh), Puri (Odisha), and Warangal (Telangana). The mission has ended on 31st March, 2019 andno new projects/cities were taken up after 31st March, 2019.

Under the HRIDAY Scheme, funds were not allocated to the cities year wise but for the entire Mission period and directly released to the cities. City-wise details of the number of projects implemented, funds allocated,released and utilized under HRIDAY scheme are given below.

 

Number of projects implemented, funds allocated, released and utilized under HRIDAY scheme

(₹ in Crore)

Sl.

No.

Name of the City(State)

No. of Projects imple-mented

Funds allocated**

Funds released during F.Y. 2018-19#

Total funds released

upto 31st March 2019**

Utilization Certificates received till 31st January, 2022

1

Dwarka

(Gujarat)

8

22.26

09.45

27.76

22.47

2

Varanasi

(Uttar Pradesh)

11

89.31

19.36

87.62

69.91

3

Kancheepuram

(Tamil Nadu)

3

23.04

05.33

19.48

19.96

4

Velankanni

(Tamil Nadu)

3

22.26

10.64

19.03

14.20

5

Ajmer (Rajasthan)

7

40.04

08.20

34.17

26.11

6

Amaravati

(Andhra Pradesh)

3

22.26

04.27

16.60

13.97

7

Amritsar (Punjab)

12

69.31

26.65

72.96

57.65

8

Badami

(Karnataka)

4

22.26

15.05

19.03

13.39

9

Gaya (Bihar)

7

40.04

18.81

34.74

24.56

10

Mathura

(Uttar Pradesh)

8

40.04

04.96

21.75

19.43

11

Puri (Odisha)

6

22.54

05.76

16.12

11.39

12

Warangal

(Telangana)

5

40.54

13.43

32.82

29.70

 

Total

77*

453.90

141.91

402.08*

322.74

* 2 projects amounting to ₹18.34 crore (Project in Badami amounts to ₹9.37 crore and Project in Warangal amounts to₹8.97 crore) are under implementation)

 

**The difference in amount of funds allocated and funds released is on account of change in the scope of work and variation in tender cost.

 

# The mission has ended on 31st March, 2019.

 

The implementation of the projects was monitored through regular review meetings, video-conferencing with the concerned State Governments/City official along with site visits.