The Scheme aims to boost the income of Leather footwear manufacturing/repairing artisans by imparting the skill development training and providing modern and automated equipment.
Make manufacturing of footwear/leather goods a respectable profession and expanding the local production capacity along with enhancing the quality of footwear/leather goods, thereby curbing imports.
TYPE OF ASSISTANCE
Under this scheme, two-month skill development training on designing and manufacturing of footwear would be given to the group of 10 artisans under SHGs at National institute/ at field by National institute / at any footwear manufacturing firm.
In addition, to assist the trained SHGs, modern machines & tool kits would be distributed.
SCHEME APPLICABLE FOR
Artisans between 18 to 55 years of age.
Preference would be given to the people trained in the related activity, people pursuing the similar activity, based on their education, profile & minimum of 50% to SCs/STs/Women candidates/BPL category.
Repairing I Manufacturing of Footwear on vertical of Leather & Plastic under GramodyogVikasYojana(GVY