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98.38 Lakh Employees benefitted through PMRPY

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98.38 Lakh Employees benefitted through PMRPY

07 JAN 2019

Pradhan Mantri Rojgar Protsahan Yojana (PMRPY) was launched on 9th August, 2016 with the objective to incentivise employers for creation of employment. Under the scheme, Government of India is paying Employer’s full contribution i.e. 12% towards EPF and EPS both (as admissible from time to time) w.e.f. 01.04.2018 for a period of three years to the new employees and to the existing beneficiaries for their remaining period of three years through EPFO.  The terminal date for registration of beneficiary through establishment is 31st March, 2019.The scheme is targeted for employees earning upto Rs. 15,000 per month. This scheme has a dual benefit, where, on the one hand, the employer is incentivised for increasing the employment base of workers in the establishment, and on the other hand, these workers will have access to social security benefits of the organized sector. Number of Employees and Establishments benefitted as on 31.12.2018 is 98.38 lakh and 1.21 lakh respectively. State-wise employees, establishment benefited and amount of subsidy disbursed is at Annexure.

Annexure

Details from PMRPY Portal from inception till 31-Dec- 2018

State No. Of Establishment Benefited During Period 01-Apr-2016 to 31-Dec-2018 No. Of Employees Benefited During Period 01-Apr-2016 to 31-Dec-2018 Subsidy Amount Disbursed During Period 01-Apr-2016 to 31-Dec-2018
ANDHRA PRADESH 8646 780535 2422534115
ASSAM 365 8258 27780925
BIHAR 737 105355 474851209
CHANDIGARH 3612 155769 548215125
CHHATTISGARH 2473 102987 359170624
DELHI 5570 628772 2137927962
GOA 352 15343 42488134
GUJARAT 11763 857175 2748520825
HARYANA 7067 823757 2633467270
HIMACHAL PRADESH 2565 110997 340391679
JHARKHAND 1110 46635 133283018
KARNATAKA 7853 963140 3471298051
KERALA 3567 165120 892195708
MADHYA PRADESH 4548 282474 1040402671
MAHARASHTRA 14193 1746468 5470612241
ODISHA 2169 110975 358483871
PUNJAB 4760 161869 626154768
RAJASTHAN 7601 376834 1029095730
TAMIL NADU 13527 1177433 3816056107
UTTAR PRADESH 12556 689057 2528746729
UTTARAKHAND 2491 243977 642416319
WEST BENGAL 3825 285416 787598144
121350 9838346 32531691225

This information was given by Shri Santosh Kumar Gangwar Union Minister of State (I/C) for Labour and Employment in written reply to a question in Lok Sabha today.

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Pradhan Mantri Rojgar Protsahan Yojana

Pradhan Mantri Rojgar Protsahan Yojana

A new scheme “Pradhan Mantri Rojgar Protsahan Yojana”(PMRPY) has been announced in the Budget for 2016-17 with the objective of promoting employment generation and an allocation of Rs. 1000 crores has been made. The scheme is being implemented by the Ministry of Labour and Employment in 2016-17. Under the scheme employers would be provided an incentive for enhancing employment by reimbursement of the 8.33% EPS contribution made by the employer in respect of new employment.

The PMRPY scheme is targeted for workers earning wages upto Rs. 15,000/- per month. Publicity and awareness campaign is an integral component of the PMRPY scheme for encouraging employers including Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) to avail benefits.

This information was given by Shri Bandaru Dattatreya, the Minister of State (IC) for Labour and Employment, in reply to a question in Lok Sabha today.

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