• PLI
    Production Linked Incentives Schemes in India
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WHOM TO CONTACT

State Director, Khadi and Village Industries Commission.

  • OBJECTIVE
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    • The scheme aims to revive the Agarbatti industry in the country by increasing indigenous production of Agarbatti, thereby reducing imports
    • It aims to impart training to the Agarbatti artisans and to assist them with Agarbatti manufacturing machines and assistance with raw material
    • It aims to create sustainable employment for the traditional Artisans and increase their wages
    • Further, the scheme would develop backward and forward linkages and provide hand holding support to the artisans, SHGs etc.
  • TYPE OF ASSISTANCE
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    • A free 10 day Agarbatti skill upgradation training would be provided to 20 candidates (per batch) by experts in Agarbatti industry
    • Assistance will be provided with Agarbatti manufacturing machines and raw material for manufacturing Agarbatti
  • WHO CAN APPLY
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    • People between the age of 18 to 55 years
    • One person from each family will be eligible for 10 bee boxes, with bee colonies and tools kit (Bee veil, smoker, Knife and hive tool)
    • People already trained in beekeeping by KVIC / KVIB / NABARD / KVK (s) / Agriculture - Horticulture Boards / Eligible Beekeeping NGO (s), etc. eligible to get the support of bee boxes with bee colonies and tool kit
    • People who have previously availed benefits from other Govt. Schemes for the same / similar purpose will not be eligible; a declaration in this regard has to be filled by the proposed beneficiary
HOW TO APPLY

Application can be made by responding to the advertisements, inviting applications from prospective beneficiaries/ SHGs to receive training/ machines etc., to be advertised by the State /Divisional Directors of KVIC locally through print and electronic media