SCHEMES OF THE DEPARTMENT

 

SCHEME UNDER CREDIT SECTOR

 

SCHEME UNDER HOUSING SECTOR

 

SCHEME UNDER HANDLOOM SECTOR

 

            The following schemes are being implemented for the welfare of the weavers under Weavers Welfare Fund, funded by the Government of Puducherry and operated through Pondicherry State Weavers Co-operative Society, which is the apex weavers
co-operative society.

                        (a)        On death due to accident       ...         Rs.       1,50,000/-

                        (b)        Total disability                         ...         Rs.       1,50,000/-

                        (c)        Partial disability                       ...         Rs.          75,000/-

 

Premium : The annual premium is Rs. 330/- per member. Out of the annual premium of Rs. 330/- the contribution from Government of India will be Rs. 150/-, weaver's share will be Rs. 80/- and Rs. 100/- will be borne by LIC from its Social Security Fund.

 

Three Years Diploma Course In Handloom Technology :

            The Co-operative Department, Puducherry has secured six seats in the various Institutes of Handloom Technology, for the three - years Diploma course. The seats reserved for Puducherry are available in the following Institutes :-

            The Co-operative Department will call for applications for the above mentioned seats, by releasing an advertisement through newspapers and All India Radio during the month of April or May every year. The applicants will be interviewed by a committee and the selected candidates will be deputed for the Diploma course. The selected candidates will be paid stipend as detailed below :

                                    I Year  -           Rs. 400/- p.m.

                                    II Year -           Rs. 450/- p.m.

                                    III Year-           Rs. 500/- p.m.

            For availing the benefits under these schemes, the members may approach the societies concerned.

 

SCHEMES UNDER DAIRY SECTOR 

            The total number of primary co-operative milk producers societies as on 30.9.2015 is 122  (Puducherry - 101, Karaikal - 20, Yanam-1).

S.No. Scheme Details Pattern of Assistance
1
Strengthening of dairy plant
100% Grant
2
Purchase of milk cows by members of self-help group / dairy co-operatives
75% of cost of the animal subject to maximum of Rs. 12,000/- per animal as grant
3
Establishment of new modern dairy / bulk milk cooler / new cattle feed plant and purchase of insulated tanker
75% grant and 25% loan
4
Promotion of heifer calves by the milk producers and for packing / transportation
100% grant
5
For construction / renovation of office building-cum-milk collection yard (Rs. 5.00 lakhs / per society)
75% grant and 25% loan
6
For purchase of milching machine / milk tester / weighing machine / inverter (subject to max. Rs. 1.00 lakh / per society)
100% grant
7
Cattle feed subsidy to the members of primary co-op. milk producers' societies
75% grant
8
For purchase of automatic testing equipment (Rs.1.50 lakhs / per society)
100% grant
9
For purchase of computer (Rs. 0.50 lakhs / per society)
100% grant
10
For share capital assistance
100% contribution subject to the maximum of authorized share capital as per the bye-laws of the society.
11
For purchase of chop cutters to the PCMP Union for farmers' income guarantee scheme at the rate of Rs.25,000/- per farmer
100% grant

 

Courses Offered By The Pondicherry State Co-operative Union:

 

S.No.

Course

Duration

Eligibility

Medium

Certificate issued by

1

B.Ed.,

One Year

Graduate

English

Pondicherry University

2

D.T.Ed.,

Two Years

Pass in H.Sc.

Tamil

D.T.E.R.T., Chennai

3

D.C.M

9 Months

Pass in H.Sc.

Tamil

T.N.S.C.Union, Chennai

4

P.G.D.C.A.

One Year

Graduate

English

P.S.C.U.

5

D.C.A.

One Year

Pass in H.Sc.

English

P.S.C.U.

6

D.D.T.P.

Six months

Pass in 10th Std

English

P.S.C.U.

7

C.C.O.

14 weeks

Pass in 10th Std

English

P.S.C.U.

 

Welfare Schemes For Scheduled Caste Persons: