Wednesday, April 14, 2021

Spot registration for handloom weavers at Kisama

Dimapur, December 6: The Weavers service center, Dimapur has opened a stall at Hornbill Festival, Kisama to enrol handloom weavers in various Central Government schemes.
Deputy Director /Head of Office, Dr V Sivakkumar informed that Nagaland handloom weavers can do spot registration with weavers service center, Dimapur for ongoing various schemes at Stall No.94, Kisama. The schemes are enrolment in skill up-gradation (stipend Rs 210/day); enrolment in technology up-gradation (90% subsidy); enrolment in construction of workshed (100% free for ST/BPL/women weaver) and lighting units (75% subsidy); enrolment in raw materials supply under subsidized rate through NHDC; enrolment for registration of handloom products in Handloom Mark /India Handloom Brand / Geographical Indication; enrolment for MUDRA loan at concessional rate; enrolling of handloom weavers / their wards in NIOS/IGNOU and scholarship courses and enrolling of handloom weavers in handloom weavers comprehensive welfare schemes.
(Page News Service)