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Deendayal Antyodaya Yojana – National Rural Livelihoods Mission (DAY-NRLM)
The Ministry of Rural Development (MoRD), Government of India has launched the National Rural Livelihood Mission (NRLM) by restructuring Swarnajayanti Gram Swarojgar Yojana (SGSY) with effect from 01st April 2013 (RBI Circular No. RBI/2012-13/559 dated 27 June 2013). NABARD forwarded the detailed guidelines on NRLM issued by RBI to Regional Rural Banks (RRBs) and Cooperative Banks for effective implementation of the programme. NABARD is also implementing the Interest Subvention Scheme for Women SHGs under NRLM for RRBs and Cooperative Banks in 150 Category-I districts.