Schemes Special Component Plan
Special Component Plan

The scheme is being implemented by the Board since 1989-81 under the 20 point programmes clause No. 11 of Govt. of Maharashtra, with the the special assistance extended by Central Govt.

OBJECTIVES-

  1. SC families assisted under Point No.11 of the 20 Point Programme
  2. Financial assistance in the form of loan and subsidy
  3. Beneficiaries whose annual income is below Rs.19,654  (for Rural area) & Rs. 27,247(for Urban area)
  4. Subsidy to the extent of 50% of project cost or Rs.10,000/- whichever is less

 

PERFORMANCE-
ISSUES-
  1. Subsidy Component Rs 10000 is very less
  2. Limit of   Income criteria of beneficiaries  is very low 
  3. Reduction in project cost by banks

 

Under the scheme an amount of Rs. 10,000/- or 50% of Loan which is less is given as subsidy to the artisans from Backward Class & Neo Budhhists categories with the view to give upliftment in their Social & Financial Level. This subsidy is given as a loan sanctioned by Nationalised & District Central Co-operative Banks.

The progress made under this scheme in the last 5 years is an follows :-

Sr No Year Target Loan sanctioned by 
the Banks
Subsidy given by
Board
Employment
Benefi-ciaries Amount Benefi-ciaries Amount
1 2005-06 3500 2004 340.02 2004 153.49 4008
2 2006-07 4000 3715 621.75 3715 282.44 2996
3 2007-08 2000 2220 404.39 2220 182.75 4429
4 2008-09 5000 7688 1544.92 5465 481.73 7557
5 2009-10 5500 6187 1263.93 3829 348.49 6034
Total 21814 4175.01 17233 1448.90 25024