District Backward Classes & Minorities Welfare
|SL.NO||LOAN||PLANS||INCOME LIMITS||INTEREST||DOCUMENTS TO BE ANNEXED|
|1||Personal Loan||Plan I – Upto 20,00,000/-||Rural – 81,000/-||Upto 50,000/- – 5% annual||
|Personal Loan||Plan I – Upto 20,00,000/-||Urban – 1,03,000/-||50,000/- – 20,00,000/- – 6% per annum|
|Personal Loan||Plan II – Upto 30,00,000/-||Upto – 6,00,000/-||Women – 6% per annum|
|Personal Loan||Plan II – Upto 30,00,000/-||Upto – 6,00,000/-||Men – 8% Per annum|
|2||Micro Credit for self help group||Plan I – 1,00,000/-||Rural – 81,000/-||7% per annum|
|Micro Credit for self help group||Plan I – 1,00,000/-||Urban – 1,03,000/-|
|Micro Credit for self help group||Plan II – 1,50,000/-||Upto – 6,00,000/-||Women – 8%|
|3||Education loan for professional courses / short term High skill Development courses||Plan I – 3,00,000/- to 20,00,000/-||Rural – 81,000/-||3% per annum|
|Education loan for professional courses / short term High skill Development courses||Plan I – 3,00,000/- to 20,00,000/-||Urban – 6,00,000/-|
|Education loan for professional courses / short term High skill Development courses||Plan II – 3,00,000/- to 30,00,000/-||Upto – 6,00,000/-||Girls – 5%|
|4||Loan for the purchase of milch animals||A Pair of milch Cow – 50,000/- pair of murra – 70,000/-||Rural – 81,000/-||6% per annum|
|Loan for the purchase of milch animals||A Pair of milch Cow – 50,000/- pair of murra – 70,000/-||Urban – 1,03,000/-|
|5||Auto loan||LPG Auto 1,21,000/- Other auto – 1,00,000/-||Rural – 81,000/-||6% per annum|
|Auto loan||LPG Auto 1,21,000/- Other auto – 1,00,000/-||Urban – 1,03,000/-|
KANNIYAKUMARI MUSLIM WOMEN AID SOCIETY
- Helps any destitute Muslim Widow / Women with monthly allowance or some other form as the funds of the society may permit.
- Imparts training to destitute Muslim Women in Handicrafts, Small scale industries.
- Organises a Home for aged / destitute Muslim Women
- Assists Muslim women members in the commercial, Industrial and educational fields with a view to inculcate in them a sense of care and assistance.
The Government is implementing three kinds of scholarship schemes of Government of India for the students belonging to religious Minorities viz/. Muslim, Christian, Sikh, Buddhist, Parsi and Jain studying from 1stStd to Professional Degree / Research level courses in Government / Government Aided and in all recognized private Institutions.
The details are as follows:
|Name of the Scholarships||Classes covered||Parent / Guardians Annual income limit||Sharing pattern of Funds|
|Prematric||Std. 1 to X||Rs. 1.00 Lakh||100% centre|
|Postmatric||Std. 11th to Ph.D||Rs. 2.00 Lakh||100% centre|
|Merit-Cum-Means Based||Professional / Technical Courses||Rs. 2.50 Lakh||100% centre|
Eligibility Criteria for availing Scholarship
- Students should have secured not less than 50% marks in the previous year final examination (except 1st,)
- 30% of Scholarships is earmarked to Girl students from out of the total physical target.
- Scholarship will be given to the students native of Tamil Nadu.
- Scholarship will be sanctioned only for 2 Children in a family.
- Students should not avail any other scholarship through Backward Class / Adidravidar Welfare / other Departments, Welfare Boards, etc., while applying of this scholarship.
In Kanniyakumari District, following Hostels are functioning.
|Sl. No.||Name of the Hostel||Type of Hostels (BC/MBC/DNC/ Minorities )|
|1.||Govt. School Girls Hostel, Nagercoil||BC|
|2.||Govt. School Girls Hostel, Azhakappapuram||BC|
|3.||Govt. School Girls Hostel, Kuzhithurai||BC|
|4.||Govt. School Girls Hostel, Karungal||BC|
|5.||Govt. School Boys Hostel, Marthandam||BC|
|6.||Govt. College Girls Hostel, Agastheeswaram||BC|
|7.||Govt. College Girls Hostel, Nagercoil||BC|
|8.||Govt. College Girls Hostel, Chunkankadai||BC|
|9.||Govt. College Girls Hostel, Kovalam||Minorities|
|10.||Govt. College Boys Hostel, Agastheeswaram||BC|
|11.||Govt. College Boys Hostel, Aralvaimozhy||BC|
|12.||Govt. School Girls Hostel, Colachel||BC|
|13||Govt. School Girls Hostel, Eraniel||BC|
|14||Govt. School Girls Hostel, Puthukadai||BC|
|15||Govt. School Girls Hostel, Kulasekaram||BC|
|16||Govt. School Girls Hostel, Thuckalay||BC|
|17||Govt. School Girls Hostel, Boothapandi||BC|
|18||Govt. School Girls Hostel, Kollencode||Minorities|
|19||Govt. School Boys Hostel, Poottaty||BC|
ULEMAS AND OTHER PERSONNEL WELFARE BOARD
The Ulema and other Personnel Welfare Board was formed during the year 2009 and functioning for the upliftment of educational and economic status of the Ulemas, Aalims, Pesh – Imams, Arabic Teachers, Mothinars, Bilal, and other Employees working in Mosque, Madarasas, Darghas, Ashurkhanas, Burial ground, Thaikas, Muslim Orphanages etc. in the state
The persons who have completed 18 years and not attained 60 years of age are eligible for Membership. Identity Cards are given to the registered Members of the Board at free of cost. The Identity cards should be renewed once in three years.
The financial assistance given to the members of the Ulemas and Other personnel Welfare Boards are as follows:
|S.No.||Details of Assistance||Assistance Rs.|
|a) Death due to accident||1,00,000/-|
|b) Handicapped due to accident (with reference to percentage of handicapness)||10,000 to 1,00,000/-|
|a) Girl student studying in X Std.||1,000/-|
|b) Student passed in X Std.||1,000/-|
|c) Girl student studying in XI Std.||1,000/-|
|d) Girl student studying in XII Std.||1,500/-|
|e) Student passed in XII Std.||1,500/-|
|f) Student studying Degree Courses (Day Scholar)||1,500/-|
|g) Student studying Degree Courses (Hosteller)||1,750/-|
|h) Student studying post Graduate Courses (Day Scholar)||4,000/-|
|i) Student studying Post Graduate Courses (Hosteller)||5,000/-|
|j) Student studying Under Graduate Professional Course (Day Scholar)||4,000/-|
|k) Student studying Under Graduate Professional Courses (Hosteller)||6,000/-|
|l) Student studying Post Graduate professional Courses (Day Scholar)||6,000/-|
|m) Student studying in Post Graduate Professional Courses (Hosteller)||8,000/-|
|n) Student studying in ITI/Polytechnic||1,000/-|
|o) Student studying in ITI/Polytechnic (Hosteller)||1,200/-|
|a) Maternity Assistance of Rs. 1,000/- per month for six months||6,000/-|
|8||Old Age Pension||1,000 p.m|
FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE FOR JERUSALEM PILGRIMAGE
A new scheme providing financial assistance for Jerusalem Pilgrimage by all sections of Christians in Tamil Nadu has been ordered by the Government. At the rate of Rs. 20,000/- each.
Church renovation Assistance
Amount of Grant
The estimate of the work for repair / renovation of church shall not exceed the amount specified below:
|Age of Church building||Amount of grant to be allotted|
|20 years and above||Rs.3,00,000/-|
The estimate of the work exceeding the above specified amount, should be borne by the church concerned by making their own arrangements.
Recipient of the application
The application (as indicated in Annexure-II of G.O.(Ms) No.71, Backward Classes, Most Backward Classes and Minorities Welfare (MWRU) Department, dated: 20.12.2016) should be submitted to the Collector of the respective District along with required details.
Verification of the application
District Collector is to form a Committee consisting of the following officials to examine the application.
- District Backward Classes and Minorities Welfare Officer of the concerned district.
- Engineer of the concerned Block Development Office / Town Panchayat /Municipal Engineer / Corporation Engineer
- Concerned Tahsildar.
After examination, the Committee shall submit the applications to District Collector for approval along with plan and estimates.
After finalization, the District Collector shall send proposals to Commissioner of Minorities Welfare, Chennai for sanction of funds. The release of funds to Churches shall be effected through District Collector [at] 75% as first instalment and the balance 25% after completion of the repair / renovation work, which shall be certified by the Engineer of the concerned Block Development Office / Town Panchayat / Municipal Engineer / Corporation Engineer after inspecting the completion of work.
Release of fund
A bank account shall opened in the name “Renovation / repair work of Churches” , to be operated by the concerned District Backward Classes and Minorities Welfare Officer and the funds should be released only after approval of the District Collector.Completion of Work