Along with the finalisation of the Plan, timelines need to be indicated for different activities including the ‘soft’ interventions at the personal and social levels. While activity-specific timelines would vary according to the local situation, certain broad timelines are suggested below:


Items of Work Time from the date of launch
Selection of Adarsh Gram One month
Awareness generation on the scheme Two months
Environment creation and social mobilisation Three months
Initialisation of First Stage activities  Three months
Review of First Stage activities  Five months
Completion of preparation of VDP Seven months
Approvals and sanctions Eight months

Activities to begin

Nine months
Review of progress of VDP at Gram Sabha level and District Level One Year

The actual timelines translated into Month wise data is available here.