Ministry of Rural Development is implementing two skill development initiatives namely 1. Deen Dayal Upadhyaya – Grameen Kaushalya Yojana (DDU-GKY) and 2. Rural Self Employment and Training Institutes (RSETIs) for rural poor youth under the National Rural Livelihoods Mission (NRLM) to eradicate poverty in the country.
The number of candidates trained under RSETIs was 392,206, 436,385, 445,143, 423,343 and 403,672 in India from 2014-15 to 2018-19 respectively. During 2019-20 (As on 31st May 2019), 41,323 candidates were trained under RSETIs in India.
Note: Source: RAJYA SABHA SESSION – 249 UNSTARRED QUESTION No. 2167; As on 02 July 2019, 7, 90, 831 candidates have been trained and 4, 19, 564 candidates have got placement; While in 2019-20 41, 183 candidates were trained and 35, 296 candidates got placement; Data record 2019-20 of DDU-GKY – Achievement and RSETI – Achievement are As on 31 May, 2019; Data figure are Number of Candidates Trained; DDU-GKY: Deen Dayal Updhyaya-Grameen Koushalya Yojana; RSETI: Rural Self Employment and Training Institutes.
Resource Title: Target and Physical Achievement under DDU-GKY and RSETI from 2014-15 to 2019-20 (From: Ministry of Planning)