In order to encourage women from the Schedule caste community and economically empower them DR. BR Ambedkar Development Corporation has launched the Prerana scheme.
The objective of this programme is to encourage women from urban and rural areas to set up self-help group and help them to set up a productive business and turn them profitably.
Financial aid will be provided to a self-help group comprising of ten women.
A joint account will be opened and a financial assistance of Rs. 2.50 Lakhs to income generating activities will be provided.
The corporation will pay each individual a sum of Rs. 25,000/- of which Rs. 15.000 will be a subsidy and Rs. 10.000 will be in the form of a loan. Income generated by the self-help group shall be shared equally thus ensuring economic prosperity of all members of the group.