Chief Minister Samagra Gramya Unnayan Yojana (CMSGUY) Village Development Scheme

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Chief Minister Samagra Gramya Unnayan Yojana (CMSGUY) is a new scheme announced by the Assam Government for the development of the villages in the state. The scheme will be implemented in a mega mission mode in all villages of the Assam in the next five years culminating in 2021-22. The village development scheme was launched by the chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Sunday, 5 February 2017 in Guwahati.

The scheme would be implemented with a total budget of Rs. 30,000 Crore. BY the end of this financial years Rs. 1500 Crore will be allocated for the implementation the newly launched Chief Minister Samagra Gramya Unnayan Yojana.

Objectives of Chief Minister Samagra Gramya Unnayan Yojana (CMSGUY)

The scheme is aimed at bringing the revolutionary changes in the villages of the state by doubling the farmer’s income. The CM Samagra Gramya Unnayan Yojana will be implemented through saturation model by covering each revenue village through focused interventions in direct economic activities, logistic support including market linkages, and community support. Below are the main objectives of the scheme.

  • Rural income generation
  • Convergence of departmental schemes
  • Improving irrigation facilities
  • Skill development
  • Special attention to 6th scheduled councils, PRI’s, ULB’s
  • Special emphasis on Sericulture, Bamboo cane products, high-yield variety seeds, spices, vegetable and organic farming.
  • Village base eco and rural tourism

As per the assessment survey taken between 2002-03 and 2012-13, the growth in the income of the farmers was only 0.88% per year in Assam against a national average of 5.2%. Hence the Assam government has decided to launch the CMSGUY for holistic development of the villages within a short span of 5 years by making huge investments in rural areas across the state.

Implementation of CMSGUY

The scheme would be implemented in a mission mode through the next five years. The state government would constitute five teams in each block for the implementation of different mission under the scheme. The teams would be responsible for creating development plans and implementing them into the villages that comes under their block.

Each village under the scheme would get its own village knowledge center and a playground. The scheme would spend about Rs. 1.20 Crore on each village for its overall development. Villages would be the center at the development under the CMSGUY scheme. The key highlights of the scheme implementation would be as following.

  • Conduct baseline survey of all villages.
  • Identify core strength of each village and create a development plan.
  • Training of Panchayat representatives and officials.
  • Take up pilot activities in the villages.
  • Rs. 500 Crore budget was provided in Budget 2016-17 while Rs. 1000 Crore is proposed in the supplementary demand.

Key Highlights of Chief Minister Samagra Gramya Unnayan Yojana (CMSGUY)

Below are the key highlights of CMSGUY

  • Double the farm income in five years by 2021-22.
  • Saturation model: Cover each of 25,425 villages in the state.
  • Focus on core strength of each village.
  • Average investment of Rs. 1.20 Crore per village.
  • Total investment of Rs. 30,000 Crore.
  • Build community assets and individual capabilities.


14 thoughts on “Chief Minister Samagra Gramya Unnayan Yojana (CMSGUY) Village Development Scheme”

  1. Respected Sir,

    I am a assistant professor, One Farmer of our village asked me about the agricultural loan. She and her husband want to take agricultural loan. Their livelihood totally depend on agricultural. When she asked me then I search in google about these agricultural loan. Today I got this site. Please give me advice they find agricultural loan. So That they can get these loan. Al of we known that, in India 70% people depend on agricultural.I think in this way if we help them it will help the uplift men of rural economy. If you do not have any problem please help me.

    Dr. Anil Deka

  2. Sir, mera MLA kuch bhi develop k liye diyan nhi deta. Ap kuch hamara liye koriye.. Apka help kobi nhi bulenge..

  3. in BTAD area as there is no elected village level representative like GP even no secretary in VCDC autocracy arises in selection of beneficiary, proper benificiaries are depriving.

  4. I AM Past President of Senior engineers Forum Greater Guwahati a registered NGO,our members around 200 senior engineers of almost all disciplines, retired from govt. and corporates.The Forum’s main activities are mainly organising seminars, workshop on important topics of public interests and recommendations prepared and submitted to concern authorities for appropriate actions.
    MMS-CMSGUY which is a most urgent and basic Goal of “Transforming our World: The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.We like to be associated in this important mega mission of GOA.Our technocal knowledge may be appropriately be utilised in project preparation and advising on all technological issues.

  5. We as a team of an NGO namely firingati based at changsari.kamrup.assam want to be a part of this activities.This is really a great initiative taken by government of Assam.Hope development will circulate everywhere.wish a good luck.

  6. I am Anand Mohan S/O Shree Rajendra Sing, Dist – Kanpur Village – Gambhirpur. Post – Itra.

    Tahasheel – Vilhaur, Thana – Bithoor,


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