Sankalp Saptaah

The Prime Minister is set to inaugurate a unique week-long initiative, ‘Sankalp Saptaah,’
at Bharat Mandapam, New Delhi.

  • Sankalp Saptah is linked to the effective implementation of the Aspirational Blocks
    Programme (ABP).
  • To implement the ABP and prepare an effective block development strategy, “chintan
    shivirs (brainstorming sessions)” were organized at village and block levels across the
  • The Sankalp Saptah Is the culmination of these chintan shivirs.
  • Sankalp Saptah will be observed in all 500 aspirational blocks.
  • Each day in Sankalp Saptah will be dedicated to a specific development theme on which
    all aspirational blocks will work.
  • The themes for the first six days are “Sampoorna Swasthya”, “Suposhit Parivar”,
    “Swachhta”, “Krishi”, “Shiksha”, and “Samridhi Diwas”.
  • The last day of the week will be a celebration of the work conducted during the entire
    week, as “Sankalp Saptah – Samavesh Samaroh”.
  • The inaugural programme will witness the participation of about 3,000 panchayat and
    block-level people’s representatives and functionaries from across the country at the
    Bharat Mandapam