Tuesday, August 16, 2022

Street play on ‘SVANidhi Mahotsav’ in Dimapur

Staff Reporter


District Urban Development Agency (DUDA), Dimapur and Dimapur Municipal Council (DMC) organised a street play awareness on “SVANidhi Mahotsav” at Super Market, here, on Wednesday.
Speaking to Nagaland Post, DMC nodal officer, Sari informed that the street play was conducted with an objective to spread awareness to vendors on Pradhan Mantri Street Vendor’s Atma Nirbhar Nidhi (PM SVANidhi), which aims to provide working capital loan to street vendors.
Sari said that the vendors were sensitised on the programme, SVANidhi Mahotsav celebration of Atma Nirbhar street vendors day-SHGs, scheduled to be held on July 23, 10 am onwards, at Super Market. The programme sponsored by District Urban Agency, will be attended by various departments and stakeholders including DMC Dimapur, Health and Family Welfare (H&FW) department, Labour department, Food and Civil Supplies (F&CS) and banks for financial services.
It may be mentioned that the ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA) launched PM SVANidhi as a part of the economic stimulus-II package under Atmanirbhar Bharat Abhiyan.
The primary objective of PM SVANidhi is to provide relief to street vendors and resume their livelihoods that have been affected by the pandemic and consequent lockdowns.


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