Are you job-searching but having trouble making ends meet during the search? The Indian government has devised a scheme to help you out – the Pradhan Mantri Berojgari Bhatta (PM Berojgari Bhatta). Here’s everything you need to know about this unique scheme and how it could be a potential life-saver for you in your job hunt.
What is PM Berojgari Bhatta?
PM Berojgari Bhatta is an unemployment allowance program launched by the Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi. The aim of the scheme is to provide unemployment allowance to educated youth residing in rural areas of the country. Under the scheme, unemployed youth will receive an allowance of Rs. 3,000 per month as financial assistance. This allowance will be provided for a period of six months and can be extended to a year in special cases.
Eligibility Criteria for PM Berojgari Bhatta
To be eligible for PM Berojgari Bhatta, the applicant must be:
- Aged below 25 years
- Residing in a rural area of India
- Educated up to graduation level
- Unemployed or not engaged in any gainful employment
- Not receiving any unemployment allowance from any other government scheme
Applicants must also submit proof of educational qualification and residential address to avail the benefit of the scheme. In addition, applicants must have an Aadhaar card to be considered eligible for the scheme.
We hope this article has given you a head start on understanding the PM Berojgari Bhatta, and has helped you gain clarity on the points and processes involved. Stay informed and stay safe, and most of all – stay employed!