While on the one hand the government improves many old schemes and makes them more beneficial, on the other hand, new schemes are also launched on many special occasions in the country. One such scheme is Pradhan Mantri Vishwakarma Yojana, which is run by the Central Government. 18 traditional businesses have been included in this scheme and at present benefits are also being given to these people. There is a provision to provide financial benefits under this scheme. In such a situation, if you also want to join this scheme, then you should know about this scheme. You can know about eligibility, application, and benefits here. So let us know about this in detail. You can know about this in the next slides...

Who can join the scheme?
People who are boat builders, blacksmiths
Those who break stones
Makers and people who make baskets/mats/brooms
Cobblers/shoemakers are artisans and tailors are
If you are a doll and toy manufacturer
Are garland makers and washermen
Stone cutters, fishing net
People who are gunsmiths or sculptors
If you are a mason
Who is the hammer and toolkit manufacturer
People who are barbers
People who are goldsmiths etc.

How to apply:-
If you are eligible, visit the nearest Jan Seva Kendra to apply
Go there and get your documents verified and your eligibility will also be checked.
After everything is found correct in the investigation, your application is submitted.

These benefits are available:-
After joining the scheme, you are given advanced training, for which a daily stipend of Rs 500 is given.
There is a provision to give incentives
15 thousand rupees are given to buy the toolkit
There is a provision to give a loan of first one lakh rupees and then an additional two lakh rupees and that too without guarantee and at affordable interest rates.

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