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November 20, 2017

Funds to states under PMKVY


National Policy for Skill Development and Entrepreneurship,2015 was launched by government on 15 July,2015, said Shri Rajiv Pratap Rudy, The Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Skill Development and Entrepreneurship. It projects Recognition of Prior Learning(RPL), reskilling, upskilling and skilling of more than 290 million existing workforce which includes especially workforce below 45 years of age. Also, the report projects skilling of 104.62 million new admissions over 2015-2022.

In a written reply in Rajya Sabha, the Minister said, the Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship(MSDE) has Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana(PMKVY) which projects to train 14 lakh persons and certify 10 lakh under RPL. A monetary reward will be directly sent to bank account of trainees on their successful completion of training under this scheme.

As on 30thNovember, 2015, under PMKVY, 5.32 lakh persons have been enrolled and 4.38 lakh persons have successfully completed training throughout India. A list of person enrolled/trained as been listed:

State/UT Total Enrolled Trainings Completed
Andaman and Nicobar Islands 194 141
Andhra Pradesh 25834 21717
Arunachal Pradesh 477 462
Assam 13133 9632
Bihar 23051 14656
Chandigarh 1374 1157
Chhattisgarh 8930 6483
Dadra and Nagar Haveli 53 36
Delhi 24596 21596
Goa 140 120
Gujarat 15584 14103
Haryana 24012 19531
Himachal Pradesh 9142 7817
Jammu and Kashmir 4788 4014
Jharkhand 8376 6991
Karnataka 21087 17451
Kerala 3579 2602
Madhya Pradesh 44759 37910
Maharashtra 32701 28049
Manipur 607 334
Meghalaya 1218 988
Mizoram 187 121
Nagaland 508 283
Odisha 17278 14090
Puducherry 2432 1827
Punjab 23669 20339
Rajasthan 31170 26173
Sikkim 466 338
Tamil Nadu 63376 55129
Telangana 24666 21391
Tripura 4949 4542
Uttar Pradesh 58770 46072
Uttarakhand 3520 2889
West Bengal 38338 29475
Total 532964 438459

Note: News shared for public awareness with reference to information provided on a government website.

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