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3.49 Crore New Entrepreneurs Benefited Through Mudra Yojana

Press Information Bureau:  August 02, 2018

New Delhi: Employment generation coupled with improving employability is the priority of the Government. The Government is implementing various programs in this direction like encouraging private sector of economy, fast tracking various projects involving substantial investment and increasing public expenditure on schemes like Prime Minister’s Employment Generation Programme (PMEGP), Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGS), Pt.Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Grameen Kaushalya Yojana (DDU-GKY) and Deendayal Antodaya Yojana-National Urban Livelihoods Mission (DAY-NULM).

Pradhan Mantri Mudra Yojana (PMMY) is a scheme to extend collateral free loans by Banks, Non-Banking Financial Companies (NBFCs) and Micro Finance Institutions (MFIs) to Small/Micro business enterprises and individuals in the non-agricultural sector to enable them to setup or expand their business activities and to generate self employment. Under PMMY, the number of accounts/ number of loans sanctioned during 2015-16 to 2017-18 were 12.27 crore, out of which 3.49 crore were new entrepreneurs.

Pradhan Mantri Rozgar Protshan Yojana (PMRPY) has been initiated by the Ministry of Labour & Employment in the year 2016-17 for incentivizing employers by paying their entire contribution of 12% (or as admissible) towards the EPS and EPF for all sectors w.e.f. 01.04.2018 to all eligible new employees and is applicable for all sectors for the three years. Till 25th July, 2018, the scheme has 61.12 lakh beneficiaries.

Besides this, Government has been taking various steps to boost industrial development, capital formation and employment generation in the country like Make in India, Startup India and Ease of Doing Business initiatives. Government has initiated labour reforms to create an enabling environment to facilitate ease of doing business, ease of compliance, transparency, accountability and extending the social security coverage of the unorganised workers. 

Ministry of Labour & Employment is also implementing National Career Service (NCS) Project for transforming the employment services in the country using technology to bring more employment opportunities to jobseekers.

The details of employment generated through these schemes are placed at Annexure I, II, III and IV.

Annexure-I

Year –wise /State-wise details of Prime Minister’s Employment Genaration Programme (PMEGP)

l. No.

State

 

2015-16

2016-17

2017-18

2018-19

(As on 30.06.2018)

1

Andaman & Nicobar Islands

293

1398

                   1744

296

2

Andhra Pradesh

7740

14148

12216

3136

3

Arunachal Pradesh

104

1984

1672

832

4

Assam

9026

31498

18256

8896

5

Bihar

19624

25872

18456

5864

6

Chandigarh

323

376

360

56

7

Chhattisgarh

9496

12856

11704

6016

8

Delhi

2048

952

920

40

9

Goa

500

660

400

32

10

Gujarat*

14960

11629

15008

3632

11

Haryana

7232

11016

13744

2728

12

Himachal Pradesh

5134

6916

7088

1016

13

Jammu and Kashmir

12115

11691

30024

8888

14

Jharkhand

12873

10400

8888

2464

15

Karnataka

17284

30286

16920

5560

16

Kerala

9653

13068

10776

3712

17

Lakshadweep

00

00

00

00

18

Madhya Pradesh

16497

15520

14432

2432

19

Maharashtra**

20161

17799

26632

8744

20

Manipur

2715

8419

4800

1568

21

Meghalaya

4824

2632

600

528

22

Mizoram

9072

3400

1992

1424

23

Nagaland

4998

7783

7440

1232

24

Odisha

17629

20392

19192

6184

25

Puducherry

447

699

352

48

26

Punjab

7762

9858

12160

2472

27

Rajasthan

14537

13408

12614

4336

28

Sikkim

397

201

296

40

29

Tamil Nadu

20836

25764

32760

4592

30

Telangana

7761

6445

9520

1488

31

Tripura

5355

17961

8928

1864

32

Uttar Pradesh

43059

36315

43456

12472

33

Uttarakhand

6161

9890

12904

4648

34

West Bengal

12746

26604

10928

3824

 

Total

323362

407840

387184

111064

*Including Daman & Diu

**including Dadar & Nagar haveli               

Annexure-II

Year-wise/ State-wise details of Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGS)

S.No.

State

No. of Persondays  generated (In Crore)

2015-16

2016-17

2017-18

2018-19

as on 20/07/2018

1

Andhra Pradesh

19.92

20.59

21.22

13.35

2

Arunachal Pradesh

0.50

0.85

0.43

0.08

3

Assam

4.86

4.66

4.82

1.23

4

Bihar

6.71

8.58

8.18

5.07

5

Chhattisgarh

10.14

8.86

11.99

6.38

6

Goa

0.011

0.013

0.010

0.0004

7

Gujarat

2.25

2.71

3.53

1.80

8

Haryana

0.48

0.85

0.90

0.19

9

Himachal Pradesh

1.78

2.37

2.20

0.84

10

Jammu And Kashmir

3.16

3.16

3.80

0.41

11

Jharkhand

5.86

7.07

5.93

2.28

12

Karnataka

5.98

9.14

8.59

1.60

13

Kerala

7.42

6.85

6.20

1.21

14

Madhya Pradesh

12.37

11.30

16.23

5.35

15

Maharashtra

7.63

7.09

8.25

3.72

16

Manipur

0.75

1.19

0.61

0.01

17

Meghalaya

2.00

2.83

2.92

0.24

18

Mizoram

1.31

1.68

1.43

0.61

19

Nagaland

2.12

2.91

2.37

0.16

20

Odisha

8.94

7.74

9.22

3.49

21

Punjab

1.44

1.58

2.23

0.46

22

Rajasthan

23.41

25.97

23.98

7.26

23

Sikkim

0.44

0.46

0.35

0.09

24

Tamil Nadu

36.87

39.99

23.89

2.04

25

Telangana

14.18

10.82

11.47

9.04

26

Tripura

5.39

4.61

1.76

0.40

27

Uttar Pradesh

18.22

15.75

18.18

7.53

28

Uttarakhand

2.24

2.37

2.23

0.61

29

West Bengal

28.65

23.56

31.26

7.06

30

Andaman And Nicobar

0.03

0.04

0.02

0.00

31

Dadra & Nagar Haveli

NR

NR

NR

NR

32

Daman & Diu

NR

NR

NR

NR

33

Lakshadweep

0.00032

0.00001

0.00059

0.00027

34

Puducherry

0.06

0.05

0.07

0.02

 

Total

235.14

235.64

234.26

82.51

Annexure-III

Year wise /state wise details of Pt.Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Grameen Kaushalya Yojana  (DDUGKY)

.No.

State

FY 15-16

 

FY 16-17

 

FY 17-18

FY 18-19 ( as on 10.07.18)

Placed

Placed

Placed

Placed

1

Andhra Pradesh

1989

18966

10954

4680

2

Assam

3022

1479

3464

1475

3

Bihar

3685

4216

4859

2129

4

Chhattisgarh

4463

1987

539

65

5

Gujarat

5083

2075

160

58

6

Haryana

8807

586

5832

362

7

Himachal Pradesh

0

0

0

51

8

Jammu and Kashmir

16524

6453

1424

0

9

Jharkhand

1314

2355

2375

28

10

Karnataka

5443

4432

4752

557

11

Kerala

2446

5598

4175

1930

12

Madhya Pradesh

3954

3546

1823

572

13

Maharashtra

0

3694

7390

422

14

Manipur

0

0

0

0

15

Meghalaya

0

0

0

0

16

Mizoram

0

0

0

0

17

Nagaland

0

0

0

0

18

Odisha

18001

45726

14035

6138

19

Punjab

0

0

563

510

20

Rajasthan

12844

3397

693

493

21

Sikkim

205

70

0

0

22

Tamil Nadu

9375

30780

765

0

23

Telangana

1830

9150

9048

2615

24

Tripura

75

342

526

57

25

Uttar Pradesh

8552

2052

892

0

26

Uttarakhand

0

0

0

0

27

West Bengal

1900

979

1518

1615

 

Total

109512

147883

75787

23757

Annexure-IV

Details of skill trained candidates placed  year wise/ state-wise  under  Deendayal Antyodaya Yojana- National Urban Livelihoods Mission (DAY-NULM).

(As on 09.07.2018)

S.No.

States/UTs

FY 2015-16

FY 2016-17

FY 2017-18

FY 2018-19

1

Andhra Pradesh

3116

35882

12010

6892

2

Arunachal Pradesh

0

0

113

0

3

Assam

0

293

1284

80

4

Bihar

90

176

1546

25

5

Chhattisgarh

3513

5858

6476

1077

6

Goa

0

66

639

0

7

Gujarat

226

3920

6388

3486

8

Haryana

0

0

685

72

9

Himachal Pradesh

196

86

100

26

10

Jammu & Kashmir

254

0

25

48

11

Jharkhand

0

2700

20795

660

12

Karnataka

3527

637

622

0

13

Kerala

0

443

2413

183

14

Madhya Pradesh

4307

38060

3039

5036

15

Maharashtra

0

11768

6083

2573

16

Manipur

6

0

0

7

17

Meghalaya

0

317

111

0

18

Mizoram

0

147

91

1

19

Nagaland

691

341

1749

0

20

Odisha

0

2467

776

0

21

Punjab

0

0

1139

407

22

Rajasthan

0

0

33

286

23

Sikkim

0

0

0

0

24

Tamil Nadu

6262

0

1156

87

25

Telangana

3718

1861

10013

1323

26

Tripura

0

0

2

4

27

Uttar Pradesh

0

42174

30058

9

28

Uttarakhand

0

1731

0

89

29

West Bengal

6322

2691

6919

147

30

A & N Islands

0

0

0

0

31

Chandigarh

1436

283

875

0

32

D & N Haveli

0

0

0

0

33

Daman & Diu

0

0

0

0

34

Delhi

0

0

0

0

35

Puducherry

0

0

0

0

 

Total

33664

151901

115140

22518

This information was given by Shri Santosh Kumar Gangwar, Union Minister of State (I/C) for Labour and Employment in written reply to a question in Rajya Sabha today.

Disclaimer: This information has been collected through secondary research and IBEF is not responsible for any errors in the same.