4.39 lakh candidates trained under Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Grameen Kaushalaya Yojana in 2 years
Under the DDU-GKY scheme, 4.39 lakh candidates have been trained during 2018-19 and 2019-20, of which 84156 candidates belong to Scheduled Tribes. Under the PMKVY 2016-20, 49.67 lakh candidates have been trained during the 2018-19 and 2019-20, of which 2.13 lakh candidates belong to Scheduled Tribes.
The details of funds allocated and released under Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Grameen Kaushalya Yojana (DDU GKY) and Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY 2.0) during 2018-19 and 2019-20 are at Annexure I.
The State-wise details of candidates placed under the scheme DDU-GKY and PMKVY 2.0 are placed at Annexure II and Annexure III respectively. The Evaluation Study of PMKVY 2.0 by NSDC indicates that individuals trained and certified under Short Term Training (STT) are 1.8 times more likely to get employed and there is increase in employment and average monthly income of skilled youth. Under Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) certification, individuals have been benefitted in terms of increase in self-confidence, improvement in technical knowledge, soft-skills and average monthly income.
Funds allocated and released under Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Grameen Kaushalya Yojana (DDU GKY) and Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY 2016-20) during 2018-19 and 2019-20.
|Schemes||Financial Year||Fund Allocated||Fund Released|
|DDU- GKY||2018-19||1215.306 Crore||1215.289 Crore|
|2019-20||1849.99 Crore||1418.071 Crore|
|PMKVY 2016-20||2018-19||1946.45 Crore||1909.19 Crore|
|2019-20||1749.22 Crore||1573.12 Crore|
The State-wise details of candidates placed under the scheme DDU-GKY (2018-20)
|S.No.||Name of States||Candidates Placed|
|9||Jammu & Kashmir||1834|
The State-wise details of candidates placed under the scheme PMKVY 2.0 (2016-20)
|S. No.||Name of States||Candidates Placed|
|1||Andaman and Nicobar Island||124|
|8||Dadra and Nagar Haveli||681|
|9||Daman and Diu||1,428|
|15||Jammu and Kashmir||41,721|
This information was given by the Minister of State for Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Shri R.K. Singh in a written reply in the Lok Sabha today.