PMPRY for employment generation announced
Q. What does PMRPY stand for in the context of employment generation?- Published on 02 Aug 16
a. Pradhan Mantri Rojgar Protsahan Yojana
b. Pradhan Mantri Rojgar Pratishthan Yojana
c. Pradhan Mantri Rashtriya Protsahan Yojana
d. None of the above
ANSWER: Pradhan Mantri Rojgar Protsahan Yojana
New scheme called Pradhan Mantri Rojgar Protsahan Yojana has been announced in the Budget for 2016-2017 for promoting employment generation.
- An allocation of INR 1000 crores has been made.
- Scheme is being implemented by Ministry of Labour and Employment in 2016-2017.
- Scheme is targeted for workers earning up to INR 15,000 per month.