Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs has launched PM Street Vendor’s AtmaNirbhar Nidhi (PM SVANidhi) on June 01, 2020, to facilitate micro-credit upto Rs. 10,000 to the street vendors in urban areas so that they can resume their businesses which were adversely affected due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
As on 31st January 2021, the number of beneficiaries who have been disbursed loans are 13,83,369. Top 10 States/UTs with respect to beneficiaries who have been disbursed loans under PM Street Vendor’s AtmaNirbhar Nidhi were Uttar Pradesh, Telangana, Madhya Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, Gujarat, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan.
Note – Source: RAJYA SABHA SESSION – 253 UNSTARRED QUESTION No 239.
Dataset URL: https://data.gov.in/resources/stateut-wise-beneficiaries-under-pm-street-vendors-atmanirbhar-nidhi-31-01-2021-ministry
Resource Title: State/UT-wise Beneficiaries under PM Street Vendor’s AtmaNirbhar Nidhi As on 31-01-2021 (From: Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs)