The following topics help you to access and use the portal effectively.
The portal provides information related to six verticals/domains - Agriculture, Health, Education, e-Governance, Social welfare and Energy. A catalogue of national and state-specific schemes and information on Aspirational districts is also provided. A brief summary of the information provided under each vertical / domain is given below.
The Agriculture section covers agricultural credit, policies and schemes, production technologies, animal husbandry and fisheries, weather and market information, best practices, on and off-farm enterprises and a database of agricultural institutions.
The Health section focuses on women and child health besides various other topics such as sanitation, common diseases, policies and schemes, first aid and mental health.
The education section provides learning resources to children and teachers covering the aspects of Child rights and quality education.
The e-Governance section provides one-stop information access to available online citizen services, state-specific e-Governance initiatives, mobile governance, RTI etc.
The social welfare section provides information related to women and child development, the welfare of scheduled castes and tribes, minorities, disabled and senior citizens, poverty alleviation and disaster management.
The energy section provides information on technologies, best practices, policies and schemes and databases related to energy conservation, improved energy efficiency and enhanced energy production from renewable sources.
A digital catalogue of government schemes - both central and state, is provided in Vikaspedia to enable the citizens to be aware and know their eligibility to access these schemes. A criteria-based search of schemes is also provided for citizens to check their eligibility for various government schemes.
The section provides information related to 112 Aspirational districts of the country. The Aspirational district's programme aims to transform and develop the backward districts of the country,
The search functionality helps users to access the content of their requirements quickly. It is available on each and every page of the portal. A search of the portal topics is also made available. Please note that the search facility helps to search the portal content only and not that of the internet.
Users can search the portal using the following valid inputs in the search box:
Live Search functionality enhances the power of search in the portal. While typing the letters in the search box, the whole search simplifies and submits all possible matches in the search widget. This live feedback on searching makes finding content much faster and more effective.
Whatever is existing in the portal has been made possible by people who volunteered to contribute information, images, files and any other data in the area of their expertise. The portal supports 4 distinct types of users:
The following sections describe in brief the privileges of each type of user:
As an anonymous user, you can
As a registered member, you get all the above privileges of an anonymous user. In addition, you can:
As a content contributor, you get all the above privileges of a registered member. In addition, you can:
As a Content reviewer, you get all the above privileges of a Content Contributor. In addition, you can:
Following different options are provided in the form of icons which are available on the top of each page:
The following different options are provided in the form of icons which are available on the top of each page. This feature fixes the text colour as either black or white, depending on the original text colour.
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Last Modified : 2/24/2023