Centre’s Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY) was launched in 2015 with the intention of offering ability coaching via quick time period coaching (STT) to 40 crore youth until 2022.
The Prime Minister had launched PMKVY on July 15, 2015, on the event of the primary World Youth Skills Day, below the NDA authorities’s Skill India initiative.
He had set the goal of offering ability coaching to 40 crore folks by 2022 on the identical event.
Total variety of candidates skilled below PMKVY
According to figures offered by Ministry of Skill Development, which is the nodal ministry for implementing the scheme, until January 19, 2021, round 1.07 crore candidates have been skilled throughout the nation, Out of this, 46.27 lakh candidates have been given quick time period coaching below the scheme.
How many candidates have gotten job placements?
The figures additional elaborate that out of those 46 lakh skilled youths, round 19 lakh have been positioned in numerous sectors.
While 46.27 lakh youth have been given quick time period coaching, the remaining 60.68 lakh candidates have been given orientation, which implies they’ve been given recognition for his or her prior studying or coaching.
The tenure of this scheme, which is called PMKVY 2.0, was for 4 years, i.e. between 2016-20.
New model of scheme
The NDA authorities has now authorised PMKVY 3.0 (2020-21), which is a new and modified model of PMKVY 2.0. It was authorised and launched on January 15, 2021 and below this, the Centre goals to practice eight lakh folks pan India through the yr with an outlay of Rs 948.90 crore.
The new model of the scheme will encourage and promote ability growth all through the nation below quick time period skilling area, official sources stated.
The new scheme shall be upgraded, primarily based on studying from the earlier schemes with the essential premise of making a talented and licensed Indian workforce, which not solely contributes in the direction of the expansion of India but in addition drive India to turn into the worldwide ability capital, prime official sources knowledgeable.