PM Vishwakarma: You will get a stipend of Rs 500 15 thousand rupees advance for tools You will get a loan of Rs 1 lakh without security, which will have to be returned in 18 months and you can take more money later. Beneficiaries will get facilities like incentives. PM Vishwakarma Scheme is for FY 2023-24 to FY 2027-28. The target is to spend Rs 13,000 crore on this.
The Government of India has launched the PM Vishwakarma Scheme in August last to strengthen and promote the profession of artisans and craftsmen who work with their hands and tools. This scheme is capable of providing financial help to such people. Under this scheme, loan assistance up to Rs 1 lakh (first installment) and Rs 2 lakh (second installment) is provided with an affordable interest rate of 5 percent. Later, skill upgradation, toolkit incentives, incentives for digital transactions and help in marketing will be provided.
It’s a blessing for these people
18 traditional businesses have been included in the first phase of PM Vishwakarma Scheme. According to the official website, these include – Carpenter, Boat Maker, Weapon Maker, Blacksmith, Hammer and Tool Kit Maker, Locksmith, Goldsmith, Potter, Sculptor (Stone Carver, Stone Breaker). , cobblers/shoe artisans, masons, basket/mat/broom makers/jute weavers, doll and toy makers (traditional), barbers, garland makers, washermen, tailors and fishing net makers .
How to take benefit of the scheme
To avail the benefit of this scheme (PM Vishwakarma), you can take the help of the nearest Common Service Center (CSC). To register under this scheme, first of all you have to get your mobile and Aadhaar verification done. Then one has to apply for Artisan Registration Form. After applying, you have to download PM Vishwakarma Digital ID and Certificate. Now you can apply for different components. Under this scheme, you can take a loan with an affordable interest rate of 5 percent.
These people will be eligible for the scheme:-
- Raj Mistri
- stone carvers
- stone breakers
- cobbler/shoe maker
- doll and toy manufacturers
- boat builder
- fishing net manufacturer
- basket/mat/broom maker
- Hammer and toolkit manufacturer.
You can also take training
After getting digital ID and certificate under PM Vishwakarma Scheme, you can take skill development training for 5-7 days (40 hours). If you want, you can also apply for 15 days advance training. In this you will also get money in the form of stipend of Rs 500 per day.
The scheme is for the financial year 2027-28
According to the official website, the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs last month approved this new central scheme (PM Vishwakarma Scheme) with a financial outlay of Rs 13,000 crore for a five-year period (FY 2023-24 to FY 2027-28). Was approved.