The main function of the DRDA is to look after the various schemes, which are being implemented through the BDOs and VDB functionaries. The objectives of the Agency are :
a) To create awareness of the on going schemes by educating the rural people.
b) To disseminate information through booklets, leaflets, etc. c) To bridge and to provide adequate communication support to different programmes for implementation.
Schemes like BMS,EAS,JGSY,IAY,R.D Grant-in-aid, Matching Cash Grant, PMGSY are being implemented by the VDBs under supervision of the DRDA through its subsidiary agencies like BDOs.