Rajasthan Government has announced a new scheme named “Mukhyamantri Kaushal Anudaan Yojana” to make the youth skilled and employable. The scheme is in its final stage and would be launched on 1st January 2017. Under the scheme, the state government would provide loans at subsidized interest rates to youth for skill development training.
Objective of Mukhyamantri Kaushal Anudaan Yojana
The main objective of Mukhyamantri Kaushal Anudaan Yojana is to make youth self reliant by equipping them with the skills needed for employment. making the youth employable by providing development skills training to them is top priority of the state government of Rajasthan.
The scheme would help youth to get skill training with financial help from the government in form of subsidized loans.
Mukhyamantri Kaushal Anudaan Yojana Loan
Under the Mukhyamantri Kaushal Anudaan Yojana, the state government would provide loan of up to Rs. 1 Lakh at an interest subsidy of 4 to 6 percent.
The announcement of the scheme was made on the occasion of completion of three years of government of Rajasthan at Umaid Stadium in Jodhpur. Chief Minister of Rajasthan mentioned that Rajasthan would now be the first state in the country to have two Skill Development Universities, first one in government and the second in private sector.