“Unemployment has been one of the greatest challenges facing India in recent times. However, the government is taking proactive measures to tackle this issue head-on through various schemes and initiatives. One such initiative that has gained momentum in recent years is PM Rojgar Protsahan Yojana (PMRPY Scheme). This scheme aims to create more job opportunities for citizens by incentivizing employers to hire more workers. In this blog post, we will delve into what PMRPY entails, its benefits, and how it can help drive job creation as we approach 2023.”
What is the PMRPY Scheme?
The Pradhan Mantri Rojgar Protsahan Yojana (PMRPY) is a scheme launched by the Government of India in August 2016. The scheme aims to incentivize employers to provide employment to job seekers in the organized sector. The scheme is applicable to new employment and covers all sectors. The incentive will be provided in the form of a one-time payment of Rs. 3,000 to the employer for each new employee recruited.
Eligibility for the PMRPY Scheme
The Pradhan Mantri Rojgar Protsahan Yojana (PMRPY) is a scheme launched by the Indian government to encourage employment generation and provide employment opportunities to the youth. The scheme provides financial incentives in the form of subsidy to employers for creation of new permanent employment.
To be eligible for the PMRPY scheme, an employer must:
– Be registered with the Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) or the National Pension Scheme Authority (NPSA)
– Have a minimum turnover of Rs. 10 lakh in the previous financial year
– Be engaged in manufacturing or services sector as defined under the latest NSSO Survey of Industrial Production (SIP)
– Be located within the geographical boundaries of India
– Not be availing any other incentive from the Government of India for creation of new employment
How to Apply for the PMRPY Scheme
The Pradhan Mantri Rojgar Protsahan Yojana (PMRPY) scheme was launched by the government of India in order to encourage employment and provide financial assistance to newbie job seekers. The scheme also aims at providing employment opportunities to those who have lost their jobs due to the Covid-19 pandemic. To apply for the PMRPY scheme, you will need to follow the steps mentioned below:
Visit the official website of the Ministry of Labour and Employment.
Click on the ‘Apply Now’ button under the ‘Pradhan Mantri Rojgar Protsahan Yojana’ section.
A new page will open where you will be required to fill in your personal details such as name, date of birth, gender, mobile number, email ID, etc.
After furnishing all the necessary details, click on the ‘Submit’ button.
You will receive an OTP on your registered mobile number. Enter the OTP and click on the ‘Verify’ button.
Once your identity is verified, you will be redirected to a new page where you will be required to fill in your educational qualifications and work experience (if any).
After furnishing all the required details, click on the ‘Submit’ button.