To assist every weaver family who owns a handloom to modernize their equipment and to compete with the power loom sector by providing Rs. 24,000/- per annum. This scheme shall be implemented from December 2019.
The weaver family shall be under Below Poverty Line.
One benefit for one weaver family irrespective of number of looms owned by them.
Department of Handlooms and Textiles has already identified the eligible beneficiaries for sanction of financial assistance under the scheme.