Maharashtra Prajwala Yojana has been announced in the recent State Budget of Maharashtra. To Implement Maharashtra Prajwala Yojana state government has considered Maharashtra Women Commission as a nodal agency. Under this scheme Nodal agency will awareness among women members of self-help groups regarding legal matters, social and financial knowledge. This effort will obviously empower the self-help groups (SHGs) of the state because with the adequate knowledge of Legal Matter, rules and regulation these groups may go forward.
Women Awareness Scheme
State government will implement Maharashtra Prajwala Yojana through organizing camps, awareness campaign in various places. In the Maharashtra Budget state Government has allocated Rs 2500 crore for Two women empowerment scheme i.e. Prajwala Yojana and Navtejaswinin Yojana. The State Government wants to decrease the poverty among women, households and self-help groups (SHGs).
Objective of Prajwala Yojana
Government wants to empower the women of the state and will provide them a number of opportunities to development and improve their living standards of SHGs. These efforts will help in decreasing the poverty of women entrepreneurs.
Highlights of Maharashtra Prajwala Yojana
|Scheme Name||Prajwala Yojana 2019|
|Launched by||Maharashtra Govt.|
|Introduced date||In State Budget 2019|
|Nodal Department||Maharashtra Women Commission|
|Beneficiary||Self Helping Groups|
|Objective||To Create awareness|
|Cost to Scheme||Rs 2500 crore|
|Type of Scheme||State Govt. Scheme|
About Navtejaswinin Yojana
Maharshtra Govt. also introduced another scheme under the Maharashtra Budget 2019-20 which is known as Navtejaswinin Yojana. Under this scheme Government will provide the opportunity to improve the standard of life of women and their entrepreneurship skills. Under this program a number of skill training programs and startups will be organized by government.
How to Apply Prajwala Yojana & Navtejaswinin Yojana
At this time these schemes are at their early stages. Government has not released any additional information regarding Prajwala Yojana & Navtejaswinin Yojana Registration Process, Guidelines, Benefits and Brief Details. We will update here each detail as soon as government will update it.