National Rurban Mission (NRuM)
formerly known as

Shyama Prasad Mukherji- Rurban Mission (SPMRM)

Vision Statement

The Rurban Mission follows the vision of “Development of a cluster of villages that preserve and nurture the essence of rural community life with focus on equity and inclusiveness without compromising with the facilities perceived to be essentially urban in nature, thus creating a cluster of “Rurban villages”.

Mission Outcomes

The larger outcomes envisaged under this mission are

(i )  Bridging the rural-urban divide-viz: economic, technological and those related to facilities and services.
(ii)  Stimulating local economic development with emphasis on reduction of poverty and unemployment in rural areas.
(iii) Spreading development in the region.
(iv) Attracting investment in rural areas.


Report on Works Monitoring visit to Kerala 27th to 29th October 2016

Central Assistance for 2016-17 (No. J12011/01/2016-Rurban-(Sl no.6) dated 14.09.2016)

Minutes of 2nd Empowered Committee held on 23rd August 2016

Analysis of ICAP of Kerala by NMMU NRuM

Presentation of Kerala in the EC of NRuM


Date Order no. Subject
16.08.2016 GO (Rt) No 2460/2016/LSGD Project Management Cell
25.01.2016 GO (MS) No 12/2016/LSGD Technical Support Agencies - nominated
25.01.2016 GO (MS) No 11/2016/LSGD Rurban Clusters for implementing the scheme
25.01.2016 GO (MS) No 10/2016/LSGD State Level Empowered Committee - constituted
29.12.2015 GO (Rt) No 367/2015/LSGD nomination of CRD as Nodal Agency

Rurban ( NRuM)