Tuesday, 09 August 2022

 

 

LATEST NEWS Laung Laachi 2 Title Track: Neeru Bajwa, Ammy Virk & Amberdeep Singh Added Another Song To Our ‘Shaadi Playlist’ Jee Ayaan Nu! Zee Punjabi's new show “Pollywood Gupshup” with your Balle Balle celebs Good News For Audi Fans, The New SUV Is Coming Next Month; Teaser Released Let's come together to remember our freedom fighters : Anurag thakur Happy Bhullar, Another Member Of The Bambiha Gang Arrested By Punjab Police Italy kicks off monkeypox vaccination campaign Bhagwant Mann Secures Rs 2800 Crore Worth Benefits For Punjab From Centre Includes Rs 1760 Crores Pending Rdf Payments I am not against temples : Actor Soori Eyes firmly on Test series vs England, Proteas set to take on Lions in warm-up he's 'not that posh' but 'badly behaved' : Hugh Grant Rise in night temperature may up your death risk 6-fold : Study India logs 12,751 fresh Covid cases, 42 deaths Serena Williams wins first singles match since 2021 French Open Muharram symbolises supreme sacrifice : K. Chandrasekhar Rao WhatsApp now gives over 2 days to delete messages after sending Opportunity for Arshdeep Singh, Avesh Khan, Ravi Bishnoi and Deepak Hooda to stake claim for T20 World Cup berths Manoj Prabhakar takes over as Nepal cricket team head coach Barcelona ready to challenge Real in title race : Robert Lewandowski FBI searches Donald Trump's Florida home Gurmeet Singh Meet Hayer directs education department to constitute high level committee to probe irregularities in aided and private colleges Ecuador's monkeypox cases rise to 10, with one death

 

Arjun Munda louds Van Dhan Vikas Yojana, Calls it a Boon for tribals

Arjun Munda, Union Minister for Tribal Affairs, Bharatiya Janata Party, BJP, Ministry of Tribal Affairs, MoTA, TRIFED

Web Admin

Web Admin

5 Dariya News

New Delhi , 13 Jul 2021

The Union Minister of Tribal Affairs, Arjun Munda, reviewed the progress of various schemes and activities being implemented for the empowerment of tribals by TRIFED today. Ministers of State for Tribal Affairs, Renuka Singh, and Shri Bishweswar Tudu, were also present at the review meeting held at the TRIFED office headquarters.On the occasion, the various activities and initiatives under “Sankalp Se Siddhi – Mission Van Dhan” of TRIFED were reviewed by the Ministers. It was noted that TRIFED has been implementing several noteworthy programmes for the empowerment of the tribals. Over the past two years, The ‘Mechanism for Marketing of Minor Forest Produce (MFP) through Minimum Support Price (MSP) & Development of Value Chain for MFP’ has impacted the tribal ecosystem in a major way. Under the MSP for MFP scheme, cumulative procurement of Rs.1841.74 Cr has been made by States i.e. Rs.321.02 Cr using GOI funds and Rs.1520.72 Cr using State funds in last two years including Rs.821.48 Cr during the current financial year. This has helped in ensuring fair and remunerative prices to tribal gatherers for their produces and also raising market procurement at prices above MSP announced by the Government. Started in 2013-14 with 10 Minor Forest Produce items covering 9  States impacting approximately 1 Lakhs tribal families the scheme is now expanded to 22 States covering 87 MFP items impacting 25 lakhs families. 

Total procurement has gone up from Rs. 30 crores in 2014-15 to Rs. 1870 crores in 2020-21. A phenomenal increase in  value of procurement by private trade has also been reported.Shri Munda said, “It is noteworthy that TRIFED has been consistently bringing out new initiatives that take care of all aspects of tribal empowerment. Through this innovative connect programme, now information dissemination can happen both ways and lead to further development of initiatives and help our tribal brethren. ”Van Dhan introduced as “Tribal Start Ups” for value addition, branding, packing and marketing of Forest and other tribal produces through tribal gatherers. As per TRIFED, under Van DhanYojana, establishment of 37,872 VDVKs have been sanctioned against the Sankalp Patra target of 50,000 VDVKs in Tribal area, which are subsumed into 2274 VDVK Clusters directly benefitting 6.76 Lakh beneficiaries/ Around 1200 VDVK Clusters are operational. The target of setting up of 50,000 VDVKs incorporating 10 Lakh tribal entrepreneurs has to be completed by 30th July 2021.Under Retail Marketing, a total number of 140 Tribes India Outlets have been opened till date that have made a total sale of Rs.55.43 Cr.Besides, two TRIFOOD Projects at Jagdalpur and Raigarh (Maharashtra) are being shortly commissioned for undertaking value-addition of various forest products being procured by beneficiaries of Van DhanKendras. Each of these mega-food parks will scale up value addition, marketing, packaging and branding operation as a professionally managed manufacturing and production hub and will directly provide livelihood to more than 10,000 tribal families. These projects are being set up in collaboration with Ministry of Food Processing Industries.

 

Tags: Arjun Munda , Union Minister for Tribal Affairs , Bharatiya Janata Party , BJP , Ministry of Tribal Affairs , MoTA , TRIFED

 

 

related news

 

 

 

Photo Gallery

 

 

Video Gallery

 

 

5 Dariya News RNI Code: PUNMUL/2011/49000
© 2011-2022 | 5 Dariya News | All Rights Reserved
Powered by: CDS PVT LTD