Nai Manzil Scheme

New Delhi : The scheme aims to empower and enhance confidence in women by providing knowledge, tool and techniques for Leadership Development of Women belonging to six notified minority communities i.e., Sikh, Buddhist, Jain, Muslim, Christian and Parsi. It is a training programme conducted for women belonging to minority community between the age group of 18 years to  65 years; covering areas related to Programmes for women, Health and Hygiene, Legal rights of women, Financial Literacy, Digital Literacy, Swachch Bharat, Life Skills, and Advocacy for Social and Behavioural change.   Scheme specific other detailed Information is available on http://nairoshni-moma.gov.in.

The data on Grants-in-Aid  awarded to the selected NGO’s to perform training programme for leadership development under Nai Roshni scheme since inception of the scheme till date, state-wise is attached as Annexure 1;

Nai Manzil Scheme      

The Scheme “Nai Manzil” aims to benefit the youth  (both men & women) belonging to six notified minority communities of 17-35 years of age,  who do not have  formal school leaving certificate, i.e., those in the category of school –dropouts  or educated in community education institutions like Madrasas. 30% of the beneficiary seats are earmarked for girl/women candidates and 5% of the beneficiary seats for persons with disability belonging to the minority community under the scheme.  The scheme provides a combination of formal education (Class VIII or X) and skills to enable beneficiaries seek better employment and livelihood.  The Scheme is implemented through selected Project Implementing Agencies (PIAs) which are empanelled through an open transparent process by inviting Expression of Interest (EOIs) for organizations.

The number of beneficiaries of non-residential programme of 9-12 months duration involving a Basic Bridge Programme for their education and beneficiaries, who are provided placement and post placement support under Nai Manzil scheme since inception of the scheme till date, State-wise are attached as Annexure 2.

Annexure -1

 

         Grants-in-Aid awarded to the selected NGOs under Nai Roshni Scheme
 
Sl No Name of State Funds released since inception till 2020-21 (Amt. in Lakh)  
1 Andhra Pradesh 183  
2 Arunachal Pradesh 11  
3 Assam 592  
4 Bihar 205  
5 Chhattisgarh 102  
6 Delhi 155  
7 Gujarat 82  
8 Haryana 69  
9 Himachal Pradesh 10  
10 Jammu & Kashmir 58  
11 Jharkhand 109  
12 Karnataka 227  
13 Kerala 136  
14 Madhya Pradesh 1015  
15 Maharashtra 157  
16 Manipur 203  
17 Meghalaya 3  
18 Nagaland 29  
19 Odisha 157  
20 Punjab 069  
21 Rajasthan 424  
22 Sikkim 7  
23 Telangana 29  
24 Tripura 15  
25 Tamil Nadu 104  
26 Uttar Pradesh 6123  
27 Uttarakhand 304  
28 West Bengal 245  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Annexure 2

Nai Manzil Scheme – Number of beneficiaries and beneficiaries provided Placement support and post placement
S. No State name No of beneficiaries allocated No of beneficiaries provided placement and post placement support
1 Andaman & Nicobar Islands 413 337
2 Andhra Pradesh 826 525
3 Arunachal Pradesh 826 413
4 Assam 5504 2114
5 Bihar 9700 3126
6 Chhattisgarh 1940 575
7 Delhi 3880 547
8 Goa 413 306
9 Gujarat 2910 1399
10 Haryana 3323 1001
11 Himachal Pradesh 970 959
12 Jammu and Kashmir 7760 1930
13 Jharkhand 6915 1263
14 Karnataka 2353 415
15 Kerala 2065 1355
16 Madhya Pradesh 3736 908
17 Maharashtra 2622 829
18 Manipur 1383 360
19 Meghalaya 2766 118
20 Nagaland 826 18
21 Odisha 1239 413
22 Punjab 7184 2397
23 Rajasthan 2766 204
24 Tamil Nadu 2910 772
25 Telangana 5945 2918
26 Tripura 970
27 Uttar Pradesh 10920 5011
28 Uttarakhand 970 790
29 West Bengal 5945 3029

 

This information was given by the Union Minister for Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi in a written reply in the Rajya Sabha today.