CCEA approves Pradhan Mantri Mahila Shakti Kendra scheme
Q. The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) approved 'Pradhan Mantri Mahila Shakti Kendra' scheme for which period?- Published on 24 Nov 17
a. 2017-18 to 2019-20
b. 2017-18 to 2020-21
c. 2017-18 to 2021-25
d. 2017-18 to 2020-30
ANSWER: 2017-18 to 2019-20
The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) approved 'Pradhan Mantri Mahila Shakti Kendra' scheme for a period 2017-18 to 2019-20.
The scheme is part of Umbrella Scheme "Mission for Protection and Empowerment for Women" of the Union Ministry of Women and Child Development.
It aims at empowering rural women through community participation to create an environment in which they realise their full potential.
PMMSK scheme is envisioned as one-stop convergence support service for empowering rural women with opportunities for skill development, digital literacy, health and nutrition and employment.