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Government of India
Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment
14-May-2012 16:23 IST
Financial Assistance to Safai Karamchari

                                     

 

            NSKFDC assists the beneficiaries through the State Channelizing Agencies (SCAs), designated by the State Governments or Union Territory Administrations.  In order to assist more people through NSKFDC, the authorized share capital of NSKFDC has been enhanced in January, 2012, from Rs.300 crore to Rs.600 crore by the Government. The beneficiaries are provided loans through SCAs at  concessional   rates   of interest ranging  between 4-6%. 

 

In 2009-10 Government funded a study on ‘Impact Assessment of Economic Development Schemes of NSKFDC’ through Centre for Research, Planning & Action (CERPA), Delhi in the States of Himachal Pradesh, Maharashtra, Rajasthan & Uttar Pradesh. In 2010-11, NSKFDC funded the Evaluation Study of the schemes & programmes including Skill Development Training programmes in the States of Punjab and Orissa through CERPA and in the State of Bihar through Haryana Delhi Industrial Consultant Ltd. (HARDICON Ltd.), Delhi.

            The number of people benefited and the names of SCAs through whom such assistance was routed during last three years (2009-10 to 2011-12) is at Annexure.

 

                                                                                                ANNEXURE

S.No.

Name of State Channelizing Agency

Total number of beneficiaries assisted during 2009-10 to 2011-12

1

Bihar State SC Co-operativeDevelopment

Corporation Ltd.

7904

 

2

Chandigarh SCs and Backward Classes and Minorities Financial Development Corporation Ltd.

26

 

3

Chhattisgarh State Antyavasayee Co-operative Finance & Development Corporation

2300

 

4

Gujarat Safai Kamdar Vikas Nigam

15131

 

5

Himachal Pradesh SC & ST Devp. Corporation

257

 

6

Haryana Sch. Castes Finance and  Development Corporation

58

 

7

J&K SC, ST & BC Devp. Corpn.

476

 

8

Jharkhand State Tribal Cooperative Devp. Corporation Limited

1000

 

9

Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Development Corporation Ltd. (Karnataka)

7308

 

10

Madhya Pradesh State Co-operative SCs Finance  & Development  Corporation

10610

 

11

Mahatma Phule Backward Class Development Corporation Ltd.

5206

 

12

Orissa ST& SC Development Finance Co-operative Corp. Ltd.

163

 

13

Puducherry Adi Dravidar Dev. Corp. Ltd.

29

 

14

Punjab SC Land Development & Corporation Ltd.

253

 

15

Rajasthan SCs & STs Devp. Coop. Corpn. Ltd.

1731

 

16

Tripura SC Co-operative Devp. Corpn. Ltd.

105

 

17

West Bengal SC & ST Development & Finance Corporation

198

 

 

Total

52755

 

 

 

 

 

 

This information was given by the Minister of State for Social Justice and Empowerment, Shri D. Napoleon in a written reply to a question in  Lok Sabha today.

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