AP Government, Tata Trust signed MoU to develop villages of Vijayawada parliamentary constituency
This is the first of its kind initiative taken up by the Tata Trust for developing all villages in a single parliamentary constituency.
Andhra Pradesh Government and the Sir Dorabji Tata Trust on 24 August 2015 signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to develop 264 villages of the Vijayawada parliamentary constituency.
The MoU was signed in Vijayawada in the presence of Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu and the chairman of the Tata trust Ratan Tata.
Key Features of the MoU
• All round development of villages will be taken up including health, education, drinking water and self employment for the youth.
• About 2.5 lakh households of the constituency will benefit under this initiative.
• Special emphasis will be given for the development of bamboo cultivation and marketing and Self Help Groups.
• Funds will be provided by the Union Government through MP Local Area Development Scheme (MP LADS), State Government and the Tata Trust.
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