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Nekar Samman Yojane for handloom weavers is a new government scheme in Karnataka which was launched on on 6 July 2020. People can now apply by filling Karnataka Nekar Samman Yojane online registration form at sevasindhu.karnataka.gov.in. In this scheme, the state govt. will provide financial assistance of Rs. 2,000 to all weavers.
For becoming a beneficiary of the scheme, silk, cotton, woolen and other handloom weavers can fill Nekar Samman Yojane Online Application Form. People can register themselves at the official Seva Sindhu portal which is developed as an initiative to deliver the various schemes and services of the Karnataka State Government at the doorstep of the citizens.
As per 4th All India Handloom Census (conducted in 2019-20), there are 54,789 handloom weavers registered in the state. As of 6th July 2020, 40,634 handloom weavers have registered themselves under the Seva Sindhu portal for becoming a beneficiary of the scheme.
Karnataka Nekar Samman Yojane Apply Online
Below is the complete process for weavers to apply by filling Karnataka Nekar Samman Yojane online registration form:-
Total Time: 12 minutes
Visit official website
Firstly visit the Seva Sindhu Portal of Karnataka at https://sevasindhu.karnataka.gov.in/Sevasindhu/English
Apply for Scheme
At the homepage, click at the “COVID-19: NEKARSAMMANYOJANE FOR HANDLOOM WEAVERS (FOR ASSISTED ONLINE ENTRY OF APPLICATION, CONTACT THE DISTRICT OFFICE OF DEPT. OF HANDLOOMS AND TEXTILES” link as shown here:-
Link to Open SIGN IN Page
People can also click at the direct link to open the Nekar Samman Yojane Sign In page will appear which is only for the officials of the department.
Fill Registration Form
Here applicants will have to contact the district office of department of handlooms and textiles. Accordingly, fill the Nekar Samman Yojane online registration form and submit it to avail the scheme benefits.
Applicants can visit the official website of Department of Handlooms and Textiles of Karnataka Govt. at http://www.karnatakadht.org or Contact the Helpline number at 080 235 61628.
Karnataka Nekar Samman Yojane – Guidelines
The detailed guidelines of the Karnataka Nekar Samman Yojane can be downloaded in the PDF format from the below given link.
Launch of Nekar Samman Yojane
Under the scheme, the state government is transferring Rs 2000 of financial support to all weavers in the state registered with the Seva Sindhu portal. Under the first phase, the Chief Minister at the launch transferred Rs 2000 directly into the bank accounts of 19744 weavers in the state. Annually, the financial assistance will be provided once to all registered weavers under the Seva Sindhu portal.
The scheme will cost the State Government of Karnataka an amount of Rs 10.96 crore every year. The scheme is a part of the Rs 1610 crore of relief package announced by the Karnataka State Government on 6th May 2020.