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Government of India
Ministry of Rural Development
14 DEC 2021 6:23PM by PIB Delhi
AZADI KA AMRIT MAHOTSAV UNDER SVEP

During Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav celebration, a total of 2614 entrepreneurs of Self Help Groups (SHG) were provided loans from the Community Enterprise Fund under Start-up Village Entrepreneurship Programme (SVEP), a sub-scheme under Deendayal Antyodaya Yojana - National Rural Livelihoods Mission (DAY-NRLM), in the week of 6th to 12th September, 2021.

The State-wise details of loan extended to entrepreneurs from SHGs including SHGs from the State of Gujarat during the period are given in Annexure.

 

SVEP is being implemented in three blocks of Gujarat, i.e., Garbada block of Dahod district, Ghoghamba block of Panchmahal district and Khambha block of Amreli district. As on 30th November, 2021, a total of 4924 entrepreneurs have been supported in these three blocks and the estimated employment generated from the supported SVEP enterprises is 10,192.

 

As on 30th November, 2021, a total of 1677 entrepreneurs in Garbada block of Dahod district have been supported under the programme.

 

S.No.

State

No.of Entrepreneurs provided CEF loans during Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav under SVEP

CEF Loan Amount disbursed (Rs.)

1

Andhra Pradesh

58

3851440

2

Assam

100

3360000

3

Bihar

118

3080000

4

Chhattisgarh

43

825000

5

Gujarat

68

1846000

6

Haryana

215

10510000

7

Jharkhand

359

12406000

8

Kerala

375

14745000

9

Madhya Pradesh

254

6373000

10

Manipur

44

1615000

11

Meghalaya

16

640000

12

Mizoram

85

6360000

13

Odisha

75

2107000

14

Punjab

25

1205000

15

Rajasthan

126

3841000

16

Uttar Pradesh

443

6723000

17

Uttarakhand

42

1415000

18

West Bengal

168

5127785

 

Total

2614

8,60,30,225

 

This information was given by Minister of State in the Ministry of Rural Development Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti in Lok Sabha today.

 

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