CM Bhupesh Baghel has announced to start Chhattisgarh Unemployment Allowance Scheme 2023-24. In this scheme, the CG state govt. will provide Rs. 2500 per month to youths. The name of the new CG berojgari bhatta yojana is expected to be Rajiv Mitr Yojana. In this article, we will tell you about the complete details of CG unemployment allowance scheme.
CG Berojgari Bhatta Yojana in Chhattisgarh Budget 2023-24
Finance Minister presented Chhattisgarh Budget 2023-24 in which he mentioned that “शिक्षित बेरोजगारों को बेरोजगारी भत्ता देने की नवीन योजना शुरू की जायेगी। रोजगार एवं पंजीयन केन्द्र में पंजीकृत कक्षा 12वीं पास 18 से 35 वर्ष के युवा, जिनके परिवार की वार्षिक आय 02 लाख 50 हजार से कम होगी, उन्हें अधिकतम 02 वर्ष तक 2500 रू. प्रति माह की दर से बेरोजगारी भत्ता प्रदान करने की घोषणा करता हूँ। इसके लिए 02 सौ 50 करोड़ का नवीन मद में प्रावधान रखा गया है”।
FM also said “बेरोजगारी भत्ता योजना के अंतर्गत पात्र शिक्षित बेरोजगार आवेदकों को गुणवत्तायुक्त रोजगार मूलक प्रशिक्षण प्रदान किया जायेगा। इसके लिए 10 करोड़ का प्रावधान है”।
About Chhattisgarh Unemployment Allowance Scheme 2023-24
The announcement regarding launch of Chhattisgarh Unemployment Allowance Scheme was made by the CM while addressing the public on 74th Republic Day at the Lalbag Parade grounds in Jagdalpur. CM said “Unemployed youth will be given an unemployment allowance every month from the next financial year (2023-24)”.
Rajiv Mitr Yojana in Congress Election Manifesto
Talk of Chhattisgarh unemployment allowance scheme for youth in the state dates back to the 2018 State Assembly polls, when the Congress made it a key promise for the election. Emphasis of unemployment on its election manifesto helped the Congress in returning to power in Chhattisgarh after 15 years. Chhattisgarh Election Manifesto promised a monthly stipend of Rs. 2500 to 10 lakh unemployed youths under the party’s “Rajiv Mitr Yojana”.
In addition to the chhattisgarh unemployment allowance scheme for youth, Bhupesh Baghel also announced the formulation of a rural industry policy in the state to boost the cottage industry-based rural economy. Along with this, he also made some other important announcement on the occasion. He also assured people that factories lying in the industrial areas will be exempted from property tax. He also announced housing assistance scheme for labourers, scheme for women entrepreneurs, etc.
Aerocity in Raipur
To provide an improved passenger facilities to the air travellers in the state, Chhattisgarh government will develop an aerocity near the Swami Vivekananda Airport in Raipur. Keeping in view space for the welfare of the daily workers, Bhupesh Baghel also said that the construction workers registered with the Chhattisgarh Building and Other Construction Workers Welfare Board for a period of three years will get a grant of ₹50,000 for building their houses.
To satisfy the dominant tribal public of the state, CM announced to provide an annual aid of ₹10,000 to each gram panchayat to organise tribal festival in areas like Bastar and Surguja divisions and scheduled areas of the state from the next financial year, he said. Besides, Chhattisgarh State Innovation Commission will be constituted with an aim to promote innovation for the development of the state, he said. He also promised that his government will develop a river front along the Kharun river flowing on the outskirts of Raipur and sharing border with Durg district.