NSFDC

 

 National Scheduled Caste Finance and Development Corporation (NSFDC)
  • National Scheduled Castes Finance Development Corporation (NSFDC) is a Government of India undertaking working under the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment.
  • TAHDCO is the Channelizing agency of NSFDC in Tamil Nadu.
  • NSFDC provides term loan for projects costing upto Rs.30.00 lakhs for any income generating activity.  The applications should be routed through the State Channelling agency only (TAHDCO).
  • Government of Tamilnadu has given Guarantee of Rs.25 Crores for the term  loan received from NSFDC.

Eligibility criteria

  1. The beneficiary should be from the Scheduled Caste Community.
  2. Annual family income of the beneficiary should not exceed (double the poverty line) Rs.40,000/- p.a. for rural areas and Rs.55,000/- p.a. for urban areas.

TAHDCO has given loan under NSFDC to 7090 beneficiaries.  Most of the beneficiaries under NSFDC (nearly 80%)  have availed term loan along with margin money.

For More Details visit http://www.nsfdc.nic.in

 

Scavenger Welfare Board

           The Government in G.O.Ms.No.71/AD & TW (ADW-6) Dept., dated 11.06.07 have issued orders for the formation of Tamil Nadu Scavengers Welfare Board, under the Chairmanship of the Hon’ble Minister for Adi Dravidar and Tribal Welfare Department., with 13 official members and 12 non official members.

           The Government vide G.O.Ms.No.47, AD & TW (ADW – 6(1) Department, dated 04.04.08 ordered the following benefits to Scavengers Welfare Board members.

Sl.No Welfare schemes for the members of  Board Financial Assistance

 (Rupees)

1 Accident  
 

a)  Death due to  Accident

1,00,000

 

b) Physical  Handicapped due to  Accident

10,000

to 1,00,000

2

Natural Death

15,000

3

Cremation ( Burial )

2,000

4

Education

 

a) Studying 10th Std.,   ( Female )

1,000

 

b) 10th std  pass

1,000

 

c) Studying 11th Std., ( Female )

1,000

 

d) studying 12th Std., (Female )

Rs.1,500

 

e) 12th Std., passed

1,500

 

f)Regular Degree Course

1,500

 

  Hostel stay with regular degree

1,750

 

g)Regular Post Graduates

2,000

 

   Hostel stay with Post Graduates

3,000

 

i) Bachelor of Technical Education

2,000

 

   Hostel stay with Technical Education

4,000

 

   Post Graduates   Technical Education

4,000

 

   Hostel stay with P.G Technical     Education

6,000

 

   I.T.I. (or) Technical Training Education

1,000

 

   With Hostel

 

   I.T.I. (or) Multi Technical Training   Education

1,200

5

Marriage Assistance

2,000

6

Pregnancy

 

 a) Pregnancy per Month  Rs. 1,000 ( 6 months)

6,000

 

 b)  abortion/ Miscarriage

3,000

7

Towards replacement of Spectacles / Purchase of New spectacles

upto 500

8

Pension per month  

400

For availing benefit the Members may contact the respective District Managers of TAHDCO concerned.