Indira Kranti Patham (IKP)
    Abhata Hastam
        Life Insurance / www.aaby.ap.gov.in
        Food Security
        Bank Linkage
        Pavala Vaddi
        IB & CB
        Resource Cell
        Monitoring and Learning (M&L)
Brief Note



Executive Summary : Society for Elimination of Rural Poverty (SERP) is implementing Indira Kranthi Patham (IKP) in all the 22 rural districts of A.P.

Building Strong/Sustainable Institutions of the Poor:  There are 1, 16, 42,765 members in 10, 58,071 SHGs exclusively for women.  A total of 43,597 Village Organizations (VOs), 1098 Mandal Samakhyas (MSs) and 22 Zilla Samakhyas have come into existence in 22 districts. As on today, the total Savings and Corpus of SHG Members are Rs.4313.68 Crores and Rs. 5720.66 crores respectively.

Financial Access: During the financial year 2013-14, up to November, 2013 Rs.6254.41 crores of bank loans are given to 2,30,619  SHGs under Bank linkages programme. The Government of AP has announced an improved incentive scheme for the SHGs repaying installment promptly from the present Pavala Vaddi to 0% interest (Vaddi Leni Runalu) effective from 1.1.2012 and under VLR Rs.715.91 Lakhs  were disbursed to 8,86,555 SHGs upto October,2013 during the current financial year. Under Sthree Nidhi, during 2013-14 up to end of November, 2013, Rs 516.65 Crores were disbursed to 2,96,060 members of 76,917  SHGs in 14,544 VOs in 960  mandals, thus the total amount disbursed upto end of November, 2013 is Rs 1263.41  Crores to 1, 94,573 SHGs.

Sustainable Livelihoods : Land Inventory was taken up with the financial support of MGNREGS in 22,833 Revenue Villages of 956 mandals, to map the lands of SCs/STs and to facilitate the development. To reduce cost of Cultivation and increase net income through Community Managed Sustainable Agriculture is encouraged, which is free from pests, by the farmers. Up to end of November,2013,  the CMSA activity is  implemented  in 14004 Villages by benefiting 23 lakh farmers in 38 lakh acres.  Under Dairy initiative, up to November,2013 SHGs and their federations are operating 179 Bulk Milk Chilling Units covering 3272 village procurement centers with 65,679  milk producers. Under State milk mission 2,353 PPKs established upto end of November, 2013 since inception. In order to bring Value Addition to the Agril. Products under Collective Marketing initiative, our Community Based Organizations have procured a total of 36.12 lakh quintals of agricultural and non -Timber Forest Products worth Rs.463.67 crores during this year up to November, 2013. To train and place the rural youth, Employment Generation and Marketing Mission is established. Under this initiative, the incomes of rural poor are secured and enhanced by providing 5,99,874 Jobs for rural youth up to end of November, 2013.   More...[+]