Ama Odisha, Nabin Odisha

New scheme launched.

This topic of “Ama Odisha, Nabin Odisha” is important from the perspective of the UPSC IAS Examination, which falls under General Studies Portion.


  • Scheme’s Name: “Our Odisha, new Odisha”
  • Type: State government scheme



  • Builds on ‘Ama Gaon, Ama Bikash’: Translating to “Our village, our development,” this successful initiative was a game-changer in 2019.
  • Execution: Chief Minister Patnaik directly interacted with people, both in panchayats and through videoconferencing, to understand their needs and aspirations.
  • Project Sanction: Projects were sanctioned based on the genuine needs expressed by the rural population.

New Scheme Details

  • Funds Allocation: The scheme allocates funds for various projects based on suggestions from the rural population, which constitutes 80% of the state’s population.
  • Interaction Medium: Video conferencing continues to be a crucial medium for interaction.
  • Every Village Benefits: Every village is ensured at least one project, with a budget limit of Rs 10 lakh per project.
  • Project Types: The scheme covers a diverse range of projects, including:
    • Strengthening internet connectivity
    • Developing playgrounds
    • Establishing science parks
    • Creating training facilities
    • Establishing work hubs
    • Setting up skill centers for rural entrepreneurs
    • Bridging gaps in education infrastructure
    • Providing banking facilities
    • Enhancing digital infrastructure at the village level


Initiative By

  • Odisha Government: The ‘Ama Odisha’ scheme is an ambitious initiative driven by the Odisha government, aimed at transforming rural communities and fostering development from the grassroots up.

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