Udaipur, President Ram Nath Kovind today said it was really impossible to develop our country if the condition of the tribal people living in Tripura is not improved.
The President said this at Rajasree Hall, Udaipur, in Gomati District here after dedicating the widened Udaipur to Sabroom Section of NH-08 to the public. He said the Centre has launched new Yojana which is called Vanbandhu Kalyan Yojana. The Government of India, Ministry of Tribal Affairs has launched Vanbandhu Kalyan Yojana (VKY) for welfare of Tribals.
VKY aims at creating environment for need based and outcome oriented holistic development of the tribal people. This process envisages ensuring that all the intended benefits of goods and services under various programmes– Central as well as State Governments– actually reach the target groups by convergence of resources through appropriate institutional mechanism.
The main objectives of VKY are; Improving the quality of life in tribal areas,Improving the quality of education, Qualitative and sustainable employment for tribal families,Bridging infrastructure gaps with focus on quality and Protection of tribal culture and heritage.