Yogi government will give grant to industries employing migrant workers, MSME department sent proposal

The Yogi government has prepared a big scheme to give employment to migrant laborers.  (File photo)

The Yogi government has prepared a big scheme to give employment to migrant laborers. (File photo)

Lucknow News: Lakhs of migrant laborers returned during the lockdown in Uttar Pradesh. The Yogi government started working on a strategy to give them work in UP itself. So far, skill mapping of more than 25 lakh laborers has been done.

Lucknow. The Yogi Government of the state has started a new initiative to provide employment to migrant workers who came back to the state during the Corona period. The government is preparing a plan to provide financial assistance to the industries providing employment to the migrant workers. The government is considering giving financial assistance of one to two thousand rupees per worker to the industries providing employment to the migrant workers. This will not put any burden on the industries and the migrant laborers will also get jobs. A proposal for a new scheme of 629 crore rupees has been sent by the MSME Department to the Finance Department.

During the Corona period, more than 34 lakh migrant laborers from different states came inside the state. During this time, the government took the initiative to provide employment to the migrants with food and food. In order to provide employment to the migrant workers on a large scale, the government had made them skill mapping so that the workers could be provided employment according to their skills.

Skill mapping of more than 25 lakh laborers in UP

According to experts, skill mapping of more than 25 lakh laborers has been done. The Overseas Workers Relief Portal was created by the government. In this, the data of the humans was prepared according to their efficiency. The efficiency of mortals was divided into 52 categories.Handloom will be given like industry

The state government is going to become the support of the industries to provide employment to the workers. On the instructions of the Chief Minister, a proposal is being prepared that in the form of handloom industry laborers, a grant is given per worker. In the same way, on giving employment to the migrant laborers in their industries, a grant of 1 to 2 thousand rupees per worker per month can be given to the industries. This will help the laborers to get employment in local industries.

Under this scheme, migrant laborers will be linked to Vishwakarma Shram Samman Yojana, Mukhyamantri Pravasi Rojgar Yojana to benefit those migrant laborers whose registration is already on the state government portal.




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