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PM-DAKSH’ Portal and ‘PM-DAKSH’ Mobile App

  • Integrity Education, Delhi
  • 07, Aug 2021
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  • Developed by the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, in collaboration with NeGD
  • Purpose: to make the skill development schemes accessible to the target group
  • The Pradhan Mantri Dakshta Aur Kushalta Sampann Hitgrahi (PM-DAKSH) Yojana is being implemented by the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment from the year 2020-21. 

Skill development training programmes
(ii) Short Term Training Programme
(iii) Long Term Training Programme
(iv) Entrepreneurship Development Program (EDP).

Implementation: These training programs are being implemented through Government Training Institutes, Sector Skill Councils constituted by the Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship and other credible institutions.

  • Under Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, three Apex Corporations - National Scheduled Castes Finance and Development Corporation, National Backward Classes Finance and Development Corporation and National Safai Karamcharis Finance and Development Corporation- are functioning.
  • These Corporations are providing loans at concessional interest rates to the target groups of backward classes, scheduled castes and Safai Karamcharis for self-employment.