TRAINING OF RURAL YOUTH FOR SELF-EMPLOYMENT (TRYSEM)      

           The scheme aimed at providing technical and entrepreneurial skill to youths from BPL families to enable them to take up self-employment activities in the board fields of animal husbandry activities, cottage industries, weaving, knitting, services sector etc. During training they were provided with stipends. On completion of training they were provided and loan as per IRDP pattern to start self-employment ventures. The achievements under this programme have been indicated in Table.

                                                                              Table
                                                        (Rs. In crores)

Plan Period Expenditure Incurred Physical
Unit Achievement 
7th Plan (1985-90) 0.22 No. of youth trained and self-employment 1303
Annual Plan(1990-91) -- -do- 355
Annual Plan(1991-92) 0.05 -do- 221
8th Plan (1992-97) 1.19 -do- 3508
9th Plan (1997-98) 0.39 -do- 698
1998-99 0.22 -do- 370

TOTAL

2.07   6455