Coir Geo textiles gets nod for Rural Road Construction

News:National Rural Infrastructure Development Agency(NRIDA) has announced that coir geo textiles will be used for construction of rural roads under the Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY-III). Facts: Coir geotextiles is a woven net material made of coconut husk.  It is being used to check soil erosion, road-building and renovation of water bodies and landfills.… Continue reading Coir Geo textiles gets nod for Rural Road Construction

Phase 3 of Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY) launched

News: The government has launched Phase-3 of Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY). Facts: About PMGSY PMGSY is a scheme of Ministry of Rural Development. It was launched in 2000. Aim: To ensure rural connectivity. Objectives: to provide all weather road connectivity to unconnected habitations.  to boost socioeconomic development of the areas About Phase-3 of… Continue reading Phase 3 of Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY) launched