Hawkers and Street Vendors Can Apply for Loans Online | Jaipur News
Sellers can apply through the PMSVANidhi portal (pmsvanidhi.mohua.gov.in), e-mitra, common service centers (CSC) and through the counters set up by the city’s livelihood center (CLC).
A street vendor can call CLC’s contact number: 0141-2743336, for information on campsites / counters. Street vendors can apply for loans of up to Rs 10,000 to revive their livelihoods.
“To apply, sellers will need to submit their Aadhaar card, voter card and savings account book. There is also a need for street vendors to link their cell phone numbers and bank account to Aadhaar, ”an official statement said.
“In addition, the vendors should have been interviewed (by the state government). Street vendors, who have already applied in categories C and D, are required to apply online for the publication of a letter of recommendation (LOR), ”he said.
The order further stated: “A copy of the savings bank account statement indicating the amount of relief received during Covid-19 pandemic must be provided. Proof of membership in a vendor association must also be submitted. Apart from that, they should also give a copy of a challan, if any, while doing their job.
The program is fully funded by the central Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs with the aim of facilitating working capital loans up to Rs 10,000 to incentivize regular repayments and reward digital transactions.
The program will help formalize street vendors with the above goals and open up new opportunities for this sector to move up the economic ladder.