Deendayal Antayodaya Yojana (DAY-NRLM) has a sub-scheme namely Start-up Village Entrepreneurship Programme (SVEP) to promote entrepreneurship at the village level. The objective of the scheme is to help the rural poor (SHGs) to setup enterprises at the village level in non-agricultural sectors.
The highest number of enterprises 5797 were supported in Kerala under Start-Up Village Entrepreneurship Programmer (SVEP) during 2020-21 (upto January 2021).
The top 10 State/UTs in the term of Enterprise supported under SVEP Kerala, Andhra Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, West Bengal, Haryana, Odisha, and Chhattisgarh.
Note – Source: RAJYA SABHA SESSION – 253 UNSTARRED QUESTION No 2065; *: Data upto January 2021; SVEP: Start-up Village Entrepreneurship Programme.
Resource Title: State/UT-wise Number of Enterprises Supported under SVEP from 2018-19 to 2020-21 (From: Ministry of Rural Development)