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SAGY: Not enough MPs are adopting the model village scheme


  • The Saansad Adarsh Gram Yojana is facing obstacles from some unexpected quarters. 
  • SAGY was launched by PM Modi on 11th Oct, 2014, under which the MPs are responsible for developing the socio-economic infrastructure of 3 villages each by 2019, and a total of 8 villages each by 2024.
  • However, the report shows that only 252 MPs out of 790 have adopted gram panchayats under phase-4 of scheme.