623 Nehru Yuva Kendras in India

By | March 9, 2016

Nehru Yuva Kendras

The Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Youth Affairs & Sports, Shri Sarbananda Sonowal has said that there are 623 District Level Kendras of Nehru Yuva Kendra Sangathan (NYKS) in the country including 86 Kendras in the North-East States as per the State-wise and District- wise details of the Kendras is given below:

Sl.N Name of Name of the districts covered by NYK Total No.  
o. State of NYKs  
     
         
1 A&N Island Nicobar, Port Blair, Kamotra, Campbell Bay, Mayabander 06  
    (Rangat), Diglipur      
         
2. Andhra Ananthapur,    Vijaywada,  Chittoor,  Cuddapah,  Guntur 13  
  Pradesh Kakinada   (East   Godavari),   Kurnool,   Srikakulam,    
    Vishakhapatnam, Vizianagaram, Nellore,  West Godavari    
    ( Elluru ) and  Prakasham ( Ongole ).    
         
3 Arunachal Siang ( Along ), Lower Subansiri ( Ziro ), Upper Subansiri 15  
  Pradesh (Daporijo), Lohit ( Tezu ) Tawang, West Kameng, East    
    Kameng, Papum Pare,  East Siang, Upper Siang,  Dibang    
    Valley, Changlang, Tirap, Karung Kaise, Itanagar    
4. Assam Dibrugarh, Diphu ( Karbi Anglong ), Dhubri, Kamrup ( 27  
    Maligaon ), North Lakhimpur, Nogaon, Cachar ( Silchar ),    
    Tezpur ( Sonitpur ), Haflong ( N C Hills ), Karimganj,    
    Barpeta, Kokrajhar, Jorhat, Sibsagar, Nalbari, Goalpara,    
    Dhemaji,  Darrang  (Mangaldoi),  Hailakandi,  Golaghat,    
    Morigaon,   Bongaigaon,   Tinsukia,   Chirang   Udalgiri,    
    Baksha, Kamrup Metropolition    
         
5. Bihar Araria,   Aurangabad,   Banka,   Begusarai,   Bhagalpur, 38  
    Bhojpur  (Arrah),  Buxar,  Darbhanga,  East  Champaran    
    (Motihari), Gava, Gopalganj, Jamui, Jehanabad, Kaimoor    
    (Bhabua),  Katihar,  Khagaria,  Kishanganj,  Madhepura,    
    Madubani,  Munger,  Muzaffarpur,  Nalanda,  Nawada,    
    Patna,  Purnia,  Rohtas  (Sasaram),  Saharsa,  Samastipur,    
    Saran  (Chapra),  Sitamarhi,  Siwan,  Supaul,  Vaishali    
    (Hajipur), West Champaran (Bettiah), Sheohar, Lakhisarai,    
    Sheikhpur, Arwal      
         
6 Chhatisgarh Bilaspur, Champa, Durg, Kanker (Bastar), Raigarh, 16  
    Raipur, Rajnandgaon, Sarguja,  Koriya, Kawardha,    
    Dhamtari, Dantewada, Korba, Jashpur Nagar,    
    Mahasamund, Jagdalpur    
7 Delhi Alipur, Mehrauli, Nangloi, North, North East, New Delhi, 9  
       
           
    Central South West, East        
         
8 Gujarat Bharuch,   Nadiad   (Kheda),   Kutch   (Bhuj),   Godhra, 25  
    Sabarkantha   (Himmat   Nagar),   Junagarh,   Mehsana,    
    Surendra  Nagar,  Jamnagar, Bhavnagar, Valsad,  Surat,    
    Gandhi Nagar, Ahmedabad , Vadodra (Chhota Udaipur),    
    Dangs,  Amreli,  Palanpur,  Rajkot,  Patan,  Porbandar,    
    Anand, Dahod, Narmada, Navsari      
         
9. Haryana Ambala, Bhiwani, Gurgaon, Karnal, Sirsa, Kurukshetra, 19  
    Rohtak, Faridabad, Sonepat, Jind, Hissar, Mahendergarh    
    (Narnoul),  Rewari,  Yamuna  Nagar,  Kaithal,  Panipat,    
    Panchkula, Fatehabad, Jhajjar        
         
10 H.P Bilaspur,   Chamba,   Dharamsala   (Kangra),   Hamirpur, 12  
    Kinnaur,  Kullu,  Keylong  (Lahoul  Spiti),  Mandi,  Nahan    
    (Sirmour), Solan, Shimla, Una      
         
11 J&K Kathua,  Anantnag,  Bidgam,  Baramulla,  Doda,  Jammu, 14  
    Kupwara,  Kargil,  Leh  (Ladakh),  Pulwama,  Poonch,    
    Rajouri, Sri Nagar, Udhampur      
         
12 Jharkhand Bokaro,   Chatra,   Deoghar,   Dhanbad,   Dumka,   East    
    Singhbhum (Jamshedpur), Garwah,   Giridih,   Godda, 22  
    Gumla,  Hazaribagh,  Lohardaga,  Palamau  (Daltonganj),  
       
    Ranchi, Sahabganj, West Singhbhum (Chaibasa) Kodarma    
    Pakaur, Jantara, Lathar, SaraiKela, Sindega      
         
13 Karnataka Bijapur,  Belgaum,  Bidar,  Chikmagalur,  Gulbarga,  Hassan, 27  
    Kanwar,  Kodagu  (Madikeri),  Kolar,  Mangalore,  Mandya,    
    Mysore, Raichur, Tumkur, Dharwad, Chitradurga (Devengere),    
    Bellary,  Shimoga,  Bangalore  (Rural,  Bangalore  (Urban),    
    Bagalkot,   Koppal,   Gadag,   Haveri,   Dakshina   Kannada    
    (Devengere), Chamarajanagar, Udipi      
         
14 Kerala Alleppey,  Kannur,  Thodupuzha  (Iddukki),  Kozhikode, 14  
    Malappuram, Palghat,   Pathanamthitaa, Trivandraum,    
    Trichur, Ernakulam, Kottayam, Kasargod, Wynad, Quilon    
         
15 M.P Balaghat,  Betul,  Bhind,  Bhopal,  Chhatarpur,  Chhindwara, 48  
    Damoh,   Datia,   Dewas,   Dhar,   Guna,   Gwalior,   Harda,    
    Hoshangabad,  Indore,  Jabalpur,  Jhabua,  Katni,  Khandwa,    
    Khargaon, Mandala,  Mandsor, Morena, Narsinghpur, Panna,    
    Raisen,  Rajgarh  (Bajora),  Ratlam,  Reewa,  Sagar,  Satna,    
    Sehore, Seoni, Shahdol, Shajapur, Shivpuri, Sidhi, Tikamgarh,    
               
    Ujjain, Vidisha, Umaria, Neemuch, Sheopur, Barwani, Dindori,    
    Ashoka Nagar, Anoop Pur, Burhanpur      
         
16 Maharashtra Aurangabad,   Alibag   (Rajgad),   Bhandara,   Kolhapur, 34  
    Sholapur, Thane, Jalgaon, Nanded, Yavatmal, Amravati,    
    Gadchiroli,  Jalna,  Buldhana,  Nagpur,  Mumbai  (Kal),    
    Satara, Ahmednagar, Nasik, Parbhani, Osmanabad, Dhule,    
    Ratnagiri, Latur, Pune, Sindhudurg, Akola, Chandrapur,    
    Wardha,  Beed,  Sangli,  Nandurbar,  Gondiya,  Hingoli,    
    Washim          
               
17 Manipur Churachandpur, Imphal, Senapati (Kongpokpi), 10  
    Tamenglong,   Ukhrul,   Thoubal,   Chandel,   Bishanpur,    
    Senapati – II, Imphal East        
         
18 Meghalaya Jaintia Hills ( Jowai ), West Garo Hills (Tura), East Khasi 07  
    Hill (Shillong), East Garo Hills (Willim Nagar), West    
    Khasi Hills (Nongstoin), South Garo Hills (Baghmara)    
    Ri Bhoi          
19 Mizoram Aizwal, Lungeli, Ghhimutuipuri (Saiha), Mamit, Kolasib, 08  
    Champhai, Serchhip Lawngtlai      
           
20 Nagaland Kohima,   Mokokchung,   Zonheboto,   Tuensang,   Mon, 11  
    Wokha, Phek Dimapur, Peren, Kiphire, Longling    
               
21 Orissa Balasore,  Balangir,  Mayurbhanj  (Baripada),  Behrampur 30  
       
    (Ganjam),   Kalahandi   (Bhawani   Patna),   Dhenkanal,    
    Keonjhar,Koraput,Phulbani,Puri,Sambalpur,    
    Sundargarh,  Cuttack,  Naupada,  Khurda  (Bhubneshwar),    
    Kendrapara,  Bargarh,  Jharsuguda,  Debagarh,  Bhadrak,    
    Jajapur,  Angul,  Nayagarh,  Gajapati,  Boudha,  Sonapur,    
    Rayagada, Nabarangapur, Malkangiri, Jagsinghpur    
         
22 Punjab Amritsar,  Bhathinda,  Faridkot,  Ferozepur,  Gurdaspur, 20  
    Hoshiarpur,  Jalandhar,  Kapurthala,  Ludhiana,  Patiala,    
    Ropar,  Sangrur,  Mansa,  Fatehrgarh  Sahib,  Tarn  Taran,    
    Nawanshahr, Moga, Muktsar, SAS Nagar, Barnala    
         
23 Rajasthan Ajmer, Banswar, Barmer, Bharatpur, Bhilwara, Bikaner, 32  
    Bundi, Chittorgarh, Churu, Dungarpur, Jaipur, Jaisalmer,    
    Jodhpur, Jalore, Swai Madhopur, Sirohi, Tonk, Udaipur,    
    Alwar, Kota, pali, Dhoulpur, Nagaur, Sikar, Jhunjhunu,    
    Jhalawar,  Sri  Ganganagar,  Raisamand,  Baran,  Dausa,    
    Hanumangarh, Karauli        
               
24 Sikkim East Sikkim ( Gangtok ), North Sikkim ( Mangan ), West 04  
    Sikkim ( Gayzing ), South Sikkim ( Namchi )    
         
25 Tamilnadu Coimbatore,   Cuddalore   (South   Arcot),   Dharmapuri, 30  
    Madurai,  Pudukottai, Salem,  Sivaganga,  Tiruchirappalli,    
    Thanjavur,  Tirunelveli,  Nilgiri  (Udagmandalam)  Ooty,    
    Vellore,   Kamrajar   (Virudunagar),   Kanya   Kumari    
    (Nagercoil),  Chengalpet  (M  G  R),  Erode  (Periyar),    
    Dindigul (Anna), Ramanathapuram, Chidambamar    
    (Tuticorin), Chennai (Rural), Nagapatnam,    
    Thiruvannamali, Villupuram, Tiruvallur, Theni, Tiruvarur,    
    Namakkal, Karur, Perambulur, Ariyalpur (Krishnagiri)    
         
26 Telangana Karim  Nagar,  Khammam,  Mehbubnagar,  Nizamabad, 10  
    Medak  (Siddipet  ),  Adilabad,  Warangal,  Hyderabad,    
    Nallgonda and  Ranga Reddy.        
         
27 Tripura Agartala ( West Tripura ), Dharam Nagar ( North Tripura 04  
    ), Udaipur ( South Tripura ), Dhalai      
         
28 U.P Agra, Aligarh, Allahabad, Azamgarh, Badaun, Bahraich, 71  
    Ballia,   Banda,   Barabanki,   Bareilly,   Basti,   Bijjnor,    
    Bulandsahar,  Amethi,  Deoria,  Etah,  Etawah,  Faizabad,    
    Farukhabad,  Fatehpur,  Firozabad,  Ghaziabad,  Ghazipur,    
    Gonda,  Gorakhpur,  Hamirpur,  Hardoi,  Jalaun  (Orai),    
    Jaunpur, Jhansi, Kanpur Dehat, Kanpur Nagar, Lakhimpur    
    Kheri,   Lalitpur,   Lucknow,   Maharajganj,   mainpuri,    
    Mathura, Mau, Meerut, Mirzapur, Moradabad, Muzaffar    
    nagar,  Partap  garh,  Pilibhit,  Rai  Bareilly,  Rampur,    
    Saharanpur,   Shahjahanpur,   Sidharth   Nagar,   Sitapur,    
    Sonebhandra,  Sultanpur,  Unao,  Varanasi,,Jyotiba  Phule    
    Nagar, Baghpat, Gautam Budh Nagar, Hathras, Kannauj,    
    Mahoba   Chitrakoot,   Kaushambi,   Ambedkar   Nagar,    
    Shravasti,  Balrampur,  Sant  Kabir  Nagar, Kushingar,    
    Chandauli, Sant Ravidas Nagar, Auraiya      
         
29 Uttaranchal Almora,  Chamoli,  Dehradun,  Haridwa,  Nainital,  Pauri    
    Garhwal,   Pithoragarh,   Tehri   Garhwal,   Uttarkashi,    
    Rudraprayag, Bageshwar Champawat, Udhamsingh Nagar 13  
         
30 West Bengal Barsat  (  24  Parganas  North  ),  Burdwan,  Murshidabad, 23  
    Darjeeling,  Baruipur  (24  Pargana  South),  Jalpaiguri,    
    Midnapore, Purulia, Calcutta,   Cooch Behar,   Uttar    
                 
    Dinajpur,  Bankura,  Birbhum,  Hoogly,  Nadia,  Howrah,    
    Malda, Durgapur (Burdwan – II), Diamond Harbour (24 S    
    Parg),   Tamluk   Midnapore   –   II,   Calcutta   (South),    
    Raghunathpur (Purulia), Dakshin Dinajpur      
           
31 Chandigarh Chandigarh   1  
           
32 Goa North Goa, South Goa (Margaon)   2  
           
33 Lakshdweep Kavarati   1  
           
34 Pondicherry Karaikal, Pondicherry, Mahe, Yanam   4  
           
35 Dadra Nagar        
  & Haveli Silvassa   1  
           
36 Daman & Daman, Diu   2  
  Diu        
           
TOTAL NYKs     623  
       
           

 

An evaluation study of Nehru Yuva Kendra Sangathan (NYKS) was entrusted to an independent evaluation agency which has recently submitted its report. The deficiencies identified and recommendations given by the agency are summarized as under:

i) Lack of manpower.

ii) Lack of funds to implement the programme in effective manner.

iii.) Delay in disbursement of fund at district level.

iv) Lack of inter – ministerial, center to state and district coordination.

V) Need for improvement in record management.

vi) Committees formed at different levels to be active and informed.

vii.              Monitoring of programme through external agencies and separate fund for monitoring should be earmarked.

The recommendations as per the study have been accepted and are being implemented in a phased manner for the betterment of Nehru Yuva Kendra Sangathan (NYKS).

In a written reply in the Rajya Sabha today the Minister said, these Kendras undertake multifarious activities through a large network of Youth Clubs/ Mahila Mandals and Volunteers who work at the grassroots level. The programmes undertaken by these Yuva Kendras are for youth club development, awareness and education, capacity enhancement, promotion of spirit of sportsmanship, promoting folk art and culture, skill up-gradation and programmes for promotion of national unity. Some of the major Programmes are as under:-

  1. Youth Club Development Programme
  1. Training on Youth Leadership and Community Development
  1. Theme Based Awareness and Education Programme
  1. Promotion of Sports (Sports material to Youth Clubs)
  1. Cluster and District level Inter Youth Club Sports Meet
  1. Skill Up-gradation Training Programme for Young Women and Men
  1. Promotion of Folk, Art and Culture
  1. Observance of Days of National and International Importance
  1. District Youth Convention and Yuva Kriti
  1. Awards to Outstanding Youth Club at District, State and National levels.
  1. Organizing National Integration Camps (NICs)
  1. Youth Leadership and Personality Development Programmes (YLPDPs)
  1. Life Skill Training Programmes and Adventure Camps

In addition to above, these Yuva Kendras are undertaking the following programmes with funding from other Ministries/ Organizations:-

  1. Tribal Youth Exchange Programme
  1. Adolescent Health and Development Project (AHDP)
  1. Projects on Awareness and Education for Prevention of Drug Abuse and Alcoholism in Punjab, etc.
The details of   funds allocated and utilized by NYKS during the last  two  years are
as under:-    
(Rs. in Crores)    
Year Allocation Expenditure
2013-14 149.24 143.31
2014-15 168.65 168.95*

 

*unaudited

Source Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports 09-March, 2016

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