Staff Reporter :
Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that the government is making available loan without guarantee to street vendors to run their businesses. Interested street vendors should apply for loans, they will be provided a loan of Rs 10 thousand, he added. Chouhan said that it is a matter of pleasure that Madhya Pradesh tops in the country in implementation of PM Swanidhi Scheme (Street vendors scheme), but we do not have to stop here, we have to extend benefit of the scheme to every eligible street vendor of the state.
Chouhan was reviewing the Urban and Rural Street Vendors Loan Scheme at Mantralaya on Saturday. Amount will be transferred on ‘Dhanteras’ Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said that the amount will be transferred to the accounts of the beneficiaries against the cases sanctioned under the Rural Street Vendor Scheme on Dhanteras, November 12.
Street vendors should avail loan Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has urged all the street vendors of the State that those who wish to avail loan of Rs 10,000 without any guarantee under the street vendors scheme for their business, should apply immediately. Loan will be given by the banks to all eligible street vendors. The total number of street vendors in the State is about 5 lakh. Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan directed the officials to extend benefits of the scheme to all eligible beneficiaries.