CM transferred an amount of Rs 16 crore into the bank accounts of 66 thousand 265 youths of the state

Arrangements will be made to provide skill development training to the beneficiaries, youngsters pursuing higher education and preparing for competitive examinations will be able avail these benefits

Raipur (| Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel transferred an amount of Rs 16 crore to the bank accounts of 66 thousand 256 beneficiaries of the unemployment allowance scheme, in the program organized at Chief Minister’s residence office on Sunday. Each of the beneficiaries received an amount of Rs 2500 yesterday, and they will be provided this allowance every month.

In his virtual address to the beneficiaries, Chief Minister said that the monthly unemployment allowance will help the youngsters pursue higher education, prepare for competitive exams and undertake the skill development training. Mr. Baghel said that an action plan has been prepared to provide employment opportunities to the beneficiaries.

Chief Minister said that the application process for the unemployment allowance is simple and can be done online. In the first month itself, we have transferred more than Rs 16 crores through DBT in the accounts of the beneficiaries. Earlier the eligibility criteria for this allowance were complicated but now the State Government has simplified it. People with family income of up to Rs 2.5 lakh are eligible. Mr. Baghel said that he has distributed the unemployment allowance today but the actual purpose will be served when each of the beneficiary get employment. We have chalked out an action plan for 6 months for this purpose, while arrangements are also being made for training and recruitment of the beneficiaries. . There is also a complete arrangement for your training.