- Financial Express
PM Modi: Vishwakarma Yojana to help train small artisans, connect them with MSMEs
Skill, labour, talent for MSMEs: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday hailing the PM Vishwakarma Kaushal Samman Yojana (PM-VIKAS) announced in the budget this year said the scheme will help train small artisans and craftsmen, help them learn about MSMEs and also connect with them. “In this year’s budget, an initiative has been taken to provide training to small artisans through PM Vishwakarma Yojana and also to connect them with MSME,” PM Modi said addressing a training programme for newly inducted teachers in Madhya Pradesh.
The PM Vishwakarma Yojana was announced in the budget in February for traditional artisans and craftspeople to enable them to improve the quality, scale and reach of their products to integrate them with the MSME value chain.