Jawaharlal Nehru national urban renewal mission
Jawaharlal Nehru national urban renewal mission

Jawaharlal Nehru national urban renewal mission was started for developing the country’s cities. The aim of this scheme was to provide a speed of growth to those cities that are selected under this mission. The name of this mission is selected after India’s first prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru.

Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission 2024

Jawaharlal Nehru national urban renewal mission was a step of the government of India’s whose aim was the modernization of Indian cities. This scheme was ran under the central urban development ministry.

It was started by that time’s prime minister Manmohan Singh in September 2005. First, this mission was implemented for seven years and after that, it was extended for another two years.

Selected cities under Jawaharlal Nehru Urban Renewal Mission

The name of the selected cities under this scheme are given below

Also Read: prime minister sahaj har ghar bijli yojana

List of metropolitan cities selected under this mission

DelhiGreater MumbaiHyderabadBanglore

Name of big cities selected for this scheme


Must Read: Ujjawala Discom Assurance Scheme

Now those cities that are small compared to the above-given cities


Also Read :- Deen Dayal Upadhyaya gram jyoti yojana

The noticeable thing here is that cities that are selected for the Jawaharlal Nehru national urban renewal mission were classified by the size of their population.

The amount which was given to the cities is provided by the central and state governments and other financial institutions. They all paid a specific share of the amount for jnnurm. Let’s take a look at this also.

Cities (according to their population)Central government’s shareState government’s shareShare of financial institutions
Other big cities50%20%30%
Cities of the northeast and Jammu Kashmir90%10%

Alos Read : – Pradhanmantri jeevan jyoti beema yojana

Jawaharlal Nehru national urban renewal mission is an old and completed scheme. Its lifespan was 9 years from 2005 to 2014. Its aim was to make Indian cities modern and world-class. In which it’s quite successful. For this kind of information do read our other articles and do share your suggestions.

Dear Reader,
Formal News has always strived hard to provide up-to-date information and commentary on Centre and State Government Schemes that are of interest to you, your family and your Society. We believe in free, fair and credible information.
Even during these difficult times arising out of Covid-19, we remain committed to keeping you informed and updated.
However, We have a request:
As we battle the economic impact of the pandemic, we need your support even more so that we can continue to offer you more quality content. Your support in the form of Donations will be encouraging for us. Your donation can only help us achieve the goals of offering you even better and more relevant content. Your encouragement and constant feedback can help us to improve our offering. We need your financial support. You can support us through the Patreon Link:

Become a Patron!

Join our Subscriber lists to get the latest news,updates and special offers delivered directly in your inbox


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here