The state government of Haryana has increased the scope of its Saksham Yuva scheme by including the unemployed graduates under its ambit from April 1st, 2017. The state government has taken the decision during a recent discussion about the progress of the scheme with Chief Minister Shri Manohar Lal Khattar.
Saksham Yuva Scheme – Current Scope
At present, only unemployed post graduate youth is included under the scheme. Each registered unemployed post-graduate is provided a sum of Rs. 9000 per month including Rs. 3000 as unemployment allowance in lieu of 100 hours of work done by him.
As per the sources, 9,545 unemployed youth have registered themselves through the online portal at hreyahs.gov.in. Out of all the registered candidates, 1,356 have been engaged in different departments in the state as employment opportunities are being created for the unemployed post-graduates in different fields of their choice.
The state government launched the Saksham Yuva Scheme in November 2016 and the implementation begin from December 2016. The state government had decided to invest Rs 324 crore for this scheme for post graduates but the inclusion of unemployed graduates will require more budget.
Saksham Yuva Scheme
Under the Saksham Yuva scheme, the state government provides employment opportunities to the unemployed youth by placing them in different government departments. The permanent state residents who have completed their graduation or post graduation from University of Delhi, Chandigarh or any recognized university in Haryana are eligible for the scheme.
To be eligible for the scheme, the total annual income of the household should not exceed Rs. 3 Lakh and the candidate should not be working anywhere in either private or public sector company.
Apply Online for Saksham Yuva Scheme
The applications for the Saksham Yuva Scheme are being invited through online modes. The candidates can register themselves under the Saksham Yuva Scheme through the official website at hreyahs.gov.in.
More details about the scheme can be downloaded in the PDF format from the link below.
Haryana Saksham Yuva Scheme Details.