[Apply] AP Jagananna Thodu Scheme 2020 – Rs. 10,000 for Street Vendors

The Andhra Pradesh Cabinet cleared the ‘Jagananna Thodu’ Scheme, under this scheme up to Rs 10,000 loan will be provided to petty vendors. The scheme will be rolled out on 25th November 2020 and 9.18 lakh people have already enrolled themselves for the scheme.

AP Jagananna Thodu Scheme 2020

Andhra Pradesh Government going the launch the AP Jagananna Thodu Scheme 2020 on 25 November 2020. In this scheme, the state govt will provide ID Cards and Rs. 10,000 as working capital loan to street vendors.

Interested street vendors can now apply online for AP Jagananna Thodu Scheme, check the details below for eligibility, how to apply and more details This scheme is based on the lines of Central Government PM Street Vendors Atmanirbhar Nidhi (PM SVANidhi) Yojana

AP Jagananna Thodu Scheme 2020

AP Jagananna Thodu Scheme 2020 will help to formalize the street vendors and will open up new opportunities to this sector to move up the economic ladder.  Andhra Pradesh Government will provide lot of benefits to the street vendors through the launch of the scheme by the Chief Minister Jagan Mohan Reddy. The state government will be providing 10000 Rupees as working capital loan to all of the street vendors who are finding it really hard to carry on their livelihood in the Andhra Pradesh state

CMO Andhra Pradesh update in the official twitter page that,

చిరువ్యాపారులకు సాయం అందించే “జగనన్న తోడు” పథకాన్ని సీఎం శ్రీ వైయస్ జగన్ ప్రారంభించారు. ఈ పథకం ద్వారా రూ. 9లక్షలకు పైబడి లబ్దిదారులకు రూ.10,000 చొప్పున పూచీకత్తులేని, వడ్డీలేని రుణాలు అందిస్తున్నారు.

Hon’ble CM @ysjagan has launched #JaganannaThodu, a scheme to provide interest-free loans up to ₹10,000 to street vendors & other small traders across AP. 9,05,003 beneficiaries have been identified by village/ward volunteers & given smart ID cards for this purpose.

How to Apply for AP Jagananna Thodu Scheme 2020

Step 1: Visit the official website at https://pmsvanidhi.mohua.gov.in/

Step2 : In the homepage, Click at the “Apply for Loan” link – Direct Link

Step 3 : Enter your mobile and select I’m not a robot check box and click Request OTP button

Step 4 : Then enter the OTP received on the registered mobile number and hit at the “Verify OTP” button.

Step 5 : Select the “Vendor Categories”, then fill application form, upload documents and then submit the complete application form.

Also Read : [Apply] Maha Awas Yojana Gramin (MAY-G) – Application Form 2020

Required Documents for AP Jagananna Thodu Scheme

The following documents requires to apply for the scheme:-

  • Aadhar card
  • Voter ID card
  • Bank Account
  • Mobile number
  • Government identification documents

Eligibility Criteria for AP Jagananna Thodu Scheme

The following eligibility criteria must be followed by the beneficiaries to apply for the scheme:-

(i) Street vendors in possession of Certificate of Vending / Identity Card issued by Urban

Local Bodies (ULBs); (ii) The vendors, who have been identified in the survey but have not been issued Certificate of Vending / Identity Card;

Provisional Certificate of Vending would be generated for such vendors through an IT based Platform. ULBs are encouraged to issue such vendors the permanent Certificate of Vending and Identification Card immediately and positively within a period of one month.

(iii) Street Vendors, left out of the ULBled identification survey or who have started vending after completion of the survey and have been issued Letter of Recommendation (LoR) to that effect by the ULB / Town Vending Committee (TVC); and

(iv) The vendors of surrounding development/ peri-urban / rural areas vending in the geographical limits of the ULBs and have been issued Letter of Recommendation (LoR) to that effect by the ULB / TVC

Beneficiary Status for AP Jagananna Thodu Scheme

Once you applied for this scheme, you can check the beneficiary status of the scheme in the following procedure

Step 1 : Go to the Official Website Link

Step 2 : Enter a state, ULB name, Vendor ID Card Number and other requeted details

Step 3 : Click search button

Step 4 : The Survey Status will display on your screen

About the AP Jagananna Thodu Scheme

This scheme is the part of Central Sector Scheme PM Street Vendor’s AtmaNirbhar Nidhi  – PMSvanidhi to facilitate
street vendors to access affordable working capital loan for resuming their livelihoods activities, after easing of lockdown.

(i) Initial working capital of up to 10,000/-
(ii) Interest subsidy on timely/ early repayment @ 7%
(iii) Monthly cash-back incentive on digital transactions
(iv) Higher loan eligibility on timely repayment of the first loan.

The loan approval process will be automated through a Mobile App and Web Portal. You will be able to check real time status of your application. Whole process, if paper/ information is complete, may take less than 30 days.


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