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Ministry of Minority Affairs Nai Manzil Scheme Posted On: 20 DEC 2021 3:33PM by PIB Delhi Nai Roshni Scheme      &nbs

Ministry of Minority Affairs

Nai Manzil Scheme

Posted On: 20 DEC 2021 3:33PM by PIB Delhi

Nai Roshni Scheme

         The scheme aims to empower and enhance confidence in women by providing knowledge, tool and techniques for Leadership Development of Women belonging to six notified minority communities i.e., Sikh, Buddhist, Jain, Muslim, Christian and Parsi. It is a training programme conducted for women belonging to minority community between the age group of 18 years to  65 years; covering areas related to Programmes for women, Health and Hygiene, Legal rights of women, Financial Literacy, Digital Literacy, Swachch Bharat, Life Skills, and Advocacy for Social and Behavioural change.   Scheme specific other detailed Information is available on http://nairoshni-moma.gov.in.

        The data on Grants-in-Aid  awarded to the selected NGO’s to perform training programme for leadership development under Nai Roshni scheme since inception of the scheme till date, state-wise is attached as Annexure 1;            

Nai Manzil Scheme      

The Scheme “Nai Manzil” aims to benefit the youth  (both men & women) belonging to six notified minority communities of 17-35 years of age,  who do not have  formal school leaving certificate, i.e., those in the category of school –dropouts  or educated in community education institutions like Madrasas. 30% of the beneficiary seats are earmarked for girl/women candidates and 5% of the beneficiary seats for persons with disability belonging to the minority community under the scheme.  The scheme provides a combination of formal education (Class VIII or X) and skills to enable beneficiaries seek better employment and livelihood.  The Scheme is implemented through selected Project Implementing Agencies (PIAs) which are empanelled through an open transparent process by inviting Expression of Interest (EOIs) for organizations. 

The number of beneficiaries of non-residential programme of 9-12 months duration involving a Basic Bridge Programme for their education and beneficiaries, who are provided placement and post placement support under Nai Manzil scheme since inception of the scheme till date, State-wise are attached as Annexure 2.

Annexure -1

         Grants-in-Aid awarded to the selected NGOs under Nai Roshni Scheme

 

Sl No

Name of State

Funds released since inception till 2020-21 (Amt. in Lakh)

1

Andhra Pradesh

183

2

Arunachal Pradesh

11

3

Assam

592

4

Bihar

205

5

Chhattisgarh

102

6

Delhi

155

7

Gujarat

82

8

Haryana

69

9

Himachal Pradesh

10

10

Jammu & Kashmir

58

11

Jharkhand

109

12

Karnataka

227

13

Kerala

136

14

Madhya Pradesh

1015

15

Maharashtra

157

16

Manipur

203

17

Meghalaya

3

18

Nagaland

29

19

Odisha

157

20

Punjab

069

21

Rajasthan

424

22

Sikkim

7

23

Telangana

29

24

Tripura

15

25

Tamil Nadu

104

26

Uttar Pradesh

6123

27

Uttarakhand

304

28

West Bengal

245

         
   

Annexure 2

       

Nai Manzil Scheme – Number of beneficiaries and beneficiaries provided Placement support and post placement

S. No

State name

No of beneficiaries allocated

No of beneficiaries provided placement and post placement support

1

Andaman & Nicobar Islands

413

337

2

Andhra Pradesh

826

525

3

Arunachal Pradesh

826

413

4

Assam

5504

2114

5

Bihar

9700

3126

6

Chhattisgarh

1940

575

7

Delhi

3880

547

8

Goa

413

306

9

Gujarat

2910

1399

10

Haryana

3323

1001

11

Himachal Pradesh

970

959

12

Jammu and Kashmir

7760

1930

13

Jharkhand

6915

1263

14

Karnataka

2353

415

15

Kerala

2065

1355

16

Madhya Pradesh

3736

908

17

Maharashtra

2622

829

18

Manipur

1383

360

19

Meghalaya

2766

118

20

Nagaland

826

18

21

Odisha

1239

413

22

Punjab

7184

2397

23

Rajasthan

2766

204

24

Tamil Nadu

2910

772

25

Telangana

5945

2918

26

Tripura

970

27

Uttar Pradesh

10920

5011

28

Uttarakhand

970

790

29

West Bengal

5945

3029

This information was given by the Union Minister for Minority Affairs Shri Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi in a written reply in the Rajya Sabha today.

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