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West Bengal Gati Dhara Scheme – The West Bengal State Government has initiated ‘Gati Dhara Scheme‘ for the unemployed youth of state. How to Apply Online, Eligibility Criteria, Documents Required, Official Website, Benefits of the Scheme.

What is Gati Dhara Scheme

Under Gati Dhara Scheme the eligible applicants will be provided a loan of Rs. 10,00,000 for purchasing vehicle along with ‘subsidy’ of 30% or Rs. 1,00,000 over that loan. Means applicant need to repay only Rs. 9,00,000 and subsidy is provided by Government through various banks. The loan unemployed persons aged between 20 and 45.The scheme motives increase the employment through transport service.

Aims of the Scheme

  • The main motto of this scheme is to provide financial help for purchasing small business vehicle e.g. Taxi, Bus, Small trucks, Auto Rickshaw etc.

Benefits of the Scheme

  • The Gati Dhara scheme provides benefits in West Bengal state to buy a small business vehicle to unemployed persons aged between 20 and 45
  • Under this scheme, Loan is provided of amount Rs. 10,00,000 through all the Nationalize Banks, Co-operative Banks, Gramin Banks
  • 30% or upto Rs. 1,00,000 subsidy provided over sanctioned loan while repaying the loan
  • Easy availability of loan
  • No restriction of loan repayment
  • 5 to 7 years are given to repayment of loan as a moratorium period

Eligibility Criteria

  • Applicant candidate must belong to age 20 to 45 year.
  • There is age relaxation for SC, ST and OBC. For SC, ST 5 year and for OBC 3 year
  • The applicant candidates family and overall income should not exceed Rs. 25,000 per month and he/she should able to earn money through transport service
  • Candidate must have a valid commercial Driving license
  • The scheme is applicable to all entrepreneur who wants to service provider in transport service
  • Candidates who are getting benefits under YUVASHREE are also eligible
  • Candidates might have availed loan under BSKP, USKP or any other scheme are also eligible
  • Candidate must be residents of West Bengal state
  • More than one member of the family shall not eligible for a subsidy

Documents Required

  • Driving license
  • Income certificate from respective authority up to
  • Domicile certificate
  • Aadhar card
  • Residence proof
  • Identity proof
  • Caste certificate
  • Birth certificate age proof
  • Unemployment certificate
  • Project report
  • Affidavit as per mention (Format of affidavit mentioned below)
  • Passport size photograph

Applying Procedure

The applicant shall submit the duly filled in application with required documents to the sub-divisional officer (SDO) and in case Kolkata municipal corporation area application should be submitted to the office of Joint Director of Employment Kolkata District at purta bhaban, Salt Lake

Important Links

Official Website || Details ofGati Dhara Scheme || Online Application Form || Affidavit Format || Income Certificate Format

Also Read – Check West Bengal Land Record Online


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