• Aug 06, 2020 |

Skill Development & Industrial Training Department, Haryana

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  • Commitment for Welfare of Scheduled Castes and Backward Classes 1-05-2015

    • In order to give reservation to scheduled castes employees, the Haryana Cabinet has given approval to the report of Raghavendra Rao Committee as per the decision of the Supreme Court. This would help the scheduled castes employees in getting reservation in promotion.
    • Cases filed against those scheduled castes who had struggled for their rights of reservation, would be withdrawn.
    • The Mukhyamantri Vivah Shagun Yojana has been launched in the state to provide assistance up to Rs 41,000 on the occasion of the wedding of daughters of families belonging to Scheduled Castes, de-notified tribes, tapriwas jatis and widows of all sections of society living below the poverty line.
    • A State Level Committee has been constituted under the leadership of Social Justice Minister to review the development and other works of scheduled castes people.
    • The incentive amount being given under Inter Caste Marriage Scheme has been proposed to increase from Rs 50,000 to Rs one lakh.
    • People belonging to 619 scheduled castes have been provided training in fish rearing for welfare of scheduled castes in fisheries sector and under Agricultural Human Resource Development scheme.
    • A State Level Committee was constituted to review the development and other works of the Scheduled Castes which would hear the grievances of scheduled castes and take necessary steps for their redressal.
    • Haryana Backward and Economically Weaker Section Welfare Corporation has provided loan of Rs 2.23 crore to 260 beneficiaries for starting their own business.
    • Haryana Scheduled Castes Finance and Development Corporation Ltd. has provided loan of Rs 6.86 crore to 1193 beneficiaries for starting their own business.