Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation |   Ministry of Rural Development 

  RGPSA (Rajiv Gandhi Panchayat Sashaktikaran Abhiyan)

The Rajiv Gandhi Panchayat Sashaktikaran Abhiyan will strengthen the Panchayati Raj system across the country and address critical gaps that constrain its success.

  BRGF (Backward Region Grant Fund)

The Backward Region Grant Fund (BRGF) is a Programme implemented by the Ministry of Panchayati Raj (MoPR) in 272 identified backward districts in the country.


The e-Panchayat project holds great promise for the rural masses as it aims to transform the Panchayati Raj Institutions (PRIs) into symbols of modernity, transparency and efficiency. This is a one of its kind nationwide IT initiative introduced by Ministry of Panchayati Raj that endeavours to ensure people's participation in programme decision making, implementation and delivery SIS-DP Panchayat through Bhuvan

  Water Security Pilot Projects

Achieving Drinking Water Security in Water stressed and Quality-affected Areas and measurement of the various parameters of ground water for its effective management

  PESA (Panchayats Extension to Scheduled Areas)

The Extension of panchayats to Scheduled and Tribal Areas in the states of Andhra Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Gujarat, Himachal Pradesh, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Odisha and Rajasthan. The Ministry of Panchayat Raj is the nodal Ministry for implementation of the provisions of PESA in the States.