Kerala Transgenders Sewing Machine Scheme 2023 application form is available to download in PDF format at sjd.kerala.gov.in through online mode. In this scheme of Social Justice Department, the Kerala govt. is going to provide free sewing machines to transgenders for self employment. The official website is functional and people can know how to apply for Transgenders Sewing Machine Scheme.
The cabinet committee of Kerala has recently approved the implementation of Self Employment Scheme for Transgenders (Sewing Machine) by the Department of Social Justice. According to guidelines of Kerala Transgenders Sewing Machine Scheme 2023, govt. will distribute sewing machines to the Transgenders who has undergone tailoring / embroidery training so that they can earn a livelihood of their own..
In this article, we will tell you about how to apply for Transgenders Sewing Machine Scheme, list and complete details.
Kerala Transgenders Sewing Machine Scheme 2023 Application Form
Below is complete process to download Kerala Transgenders Sewing Machine Scheme 2023 Application Form in PDF format by online mode:-
Step 1: Firstly visit the official Kerala Social Justice Department website at http://sjd.kerala.gov.in/
Step 2: On homepage, click at the “Schemes” tab present in the main menu or directly click http://sjd.kerala.gov.in/schemes.php
Step 3: At the opened page, click at the “Self-employment scheme for Transgenders (sewing machine)” link present at 2nd number in the list of schemes.
Step 4: At the opened scheme details page, go to the “Documents” section and click at the “Application Forms – Self Employment Scheme for Transgenders” link as shown below or directly click this link
Step 5: The Kerala Transgenders Sewing Machine Scheme application form PDF will open as shown below:-
Step 6: All the interested applicants can download this Transgenders Sewing Machine Scheme Application form in PDF format. After downloading, applicants will have to enter necessary details accurately in the form and submit it to the concerned authorities.
The applicants must submit the duly filled applications along with supporting documents to the concerned District Social Justice Officers. Upon subsequent verification of filled in application form along with documents, the concerned officer will approve your form.
Eligibility Criteria for Kerala Sewing Machine Scheme for Transgenders
Here is the complete eligibility criteria for Kerala Sewing Machine Scheme 2023 for transgenders:-
- Applicant must possess Transgender Identity card.
- Document of Address proof (Aadhar card, Voter’s ID card).
- Applicant must be well versed in embroidery/tailoring work.
Kerala Transgenders Sewing Machine Scheme List 2023
Here is the direct link to check the name in the Kerala Transgenders Sewing Machine Scheme List 2023. The beneficiary transgenders can click at http://sjd.kerala.gov.in/scheme-info.php?scheme_id=MTQ3c1Y4dXFSI3Z5. At this page, go to the “Target Group” section and click at the “Beneficiary Details” link in front of differently abled. In the new window, the Kerala Transgenders Sewing Machine Scheme list of beneficiaries will appear as shown below:-
All those candidates who want to check their name in the opened list can even select the financial year and district name to narrow search in the Transgenders Sewing Machine Scheme district wise list of beneficiaries.
Kerala Self Employment Scheme for Transgenders (Sewing Scheme)
Kerala being the first State to successfully implement Transgender policy is bound to safeguard the constitutional rights as well as the right to self-identity of transgender community. In the present scenario where the transgender community faces stigma and discrimination from society, special attention and consideration must be given to them for mainstreaming and rehabilitating them.
For building a Transgender welfare State, Social Justice Department under Government of Kerala has been implementing various welfare schemes for uplifting the TG community. For addressing the financial needs of the downtrodden Transgender community, the Department has implemented a scheme that provides self-employment for them. Through this scheme sewing machines will be distributed to the Transgenders who has undergone tailoring / embroidery training so that they can earn a livelihood of their own.
Kerala Transgenders Self Employment Scheme Helpdesk
In case of any query, applicants can send an e-mail at [email protected] or can contact the helpline number +91 471 2306040, +91 471 2302887.
For more details, visit the official website of Social Justice Department of Kerala at http://sjd.kerala.gov.in