Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship

4.39 lakh candidates trained under Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Grameen Kaushalaya Yojana in 2 years

Posted On: 02 MAR 2020 3:38PM by PIB Delhi

Under the DDU-GKY scheme, 4.39 lakh candidates have been trained during 2018-19 and 2019-20, of which 84156 candidates belong to Scheduled Tribes. Under the PMKVY 2016-20, 49.67 lakh candidates have been trained during the 2018-19 and 2019-20, of which 2.13 lakh candidates belong to Scheduled Tribes.

The details of funds allocated and released under Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Grameen Kaushalya Yojana (DDU GKY) and Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY 2.0) during 2018-19 and 2019-20 are at Annexure I.

 

The State-wise details of candidates placed under the scheme DDU-GKY and PMKVY 2.0 are placed at Annexure II and Annexure III respectively. The Evaluation Study of PMKVY 2.0 by NSDC indicates that individuals trained and certified under Short Term Training (STT) are 1.8 times more likely to get employed and there is increase in employment and average monthly income of skilled youth. Under Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) certification, individuals have been benefitted in terms of increase in self-confidence, improvement in technical knowledge, soft-skills and average monthly income.

Annexure I

 

Funds allocated and released under Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Grameen Kaushalya Yojana (DDU GKY) and Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY 2016-20) during 2018-19 and 2019-20.

 

Schemes

Financial Year

Fund Allocated

Fund Released

DDU- GKY

2018-19

1215.306 Crore

1215.289 Crore

 

2019-20

1849.99 Crore

1418.071 Crore

PMKVY 2016-20

2018-19

1946.45 Crore

1909.19 Crore

 

2019-20

1749.22 Crore

1573.12 Crore

 

Annexure II

 

The State-wise details of candidates placed under the scheme DDU-GKY (2018-20)

 

S.No.

Name of States

Candidates Placed

1

Andhra Pradesh

31613

2

Arunachal Pradesh

0

3

Assam

20037

4

Bihar

10831

5

Chhattisgarh

6062

6

Gujarat

3569

7

Haryana

9497

8

Himachal Pradesh

1244

9

Jammu & Kashmir

1834

10

Jharkhand

11086

11

Karnataka

11192

12

Kerala

15931

13

Madhya Pradesh

10335

14

Maharashtra

15421

15

Manipur

523

16

Meghalaya

746

17

Mizoram

302

18

Nagaland

381

19

Odisha

58604

20

Punjab

2485

21

Rajasthan

7967

22

Sikkim

96

23

Tamil nadu

2513

24

Telangana

21948

25

Tripura

2397

26

Uttar Pradesh

10285

27

Uttarakhand

870

28

West Bengal

6658

 

Total

264427

 

            Annexure III

 

The State-wise details of candidates placed under the scheme PMKVY 2.0 (2016-20)

 

S. No.

Name of States

Candidates Placed

1

Andaman and Nicobar Island

                        124

2

Andhra Pradesh

                   75,235

3

Arunachal Pradesh

                     2,725

4

Assam

                   33,366

5

Bihar

                   81,038

6

Chandigarh

                     3,371

7

Chhattisgarh

                   22,747

8

Dadra and Nagar Haveli

                        681

9

Daman and Diu

                     1,428

10

Delhi

                   59,917

11

Goa

                        740

12

Gujarat

                   45,406

13

Haryana

                1,34,783

14

Himachal Pradesh

                   18,376

15

Jammu and Kashmir

                   41,721

16

Jharkhand

                   21,125

17

Karnataka

                   45,488

18

Kerala

                   17,369

19

Lakshadweep

                          -  

20

Madhya Pradesh

                1,55,659

21

Maharashtra

                   49,142

22

Manipur

                     5,500

23

Meghalaya

                     4,510

24

Mizoram

                     3,760

25

Nagaland

                     1,932

26

Odisha

                   49,130

27

Puducherry

                     5,495

28

Punjab

                   84,496

29

Rajasthan

                1,33,287

30

Sikkim

                        931

31

Tamil Nadu

                1,12,492

32

Telangana

                   77,773

33

Tripura

                     6,656

34

Uttar Pradesh

                2,46,846

35

Uttarakhand

                   34,052

36

West Bengal

                   84,660

Grand Total

              16,61,961

 

This information was given by the Minister of State for Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Shri R.K. Singh in a written reply in the Lok Sabha today.

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