YSR Jagananna Chedodu Scheme 2023: Check scheme benefits, application

YSR Jagananna Chedodu Scheme 2023: Andhra Pradesh CM Jagan Mohan Reddy on 9th June 2020 launched financial assistance and state welfare scheme “YSR Jagananna Chedodu Scheme” for the benefit of the people of the state. Under this scheme, a financial scheme of Rs.10000/- will be provided to the beneficiaries. The launch of this financial assistance during the tough times was much needed as this financial help would help the beneficiaries to overcome the financial crunch.

It is a state government-funded welfare scheme only for tailors, washermen, and Barbers of the state. The fund provided to each beneficiary will be transferred directly to their bank accounts probably from the month of July. The beneficiaries will be identified and shortlisted through surveys.

Update: The next tranche of the scheme will be released today.     

YSR Jagananna Chedodu Scheme

YSR Jagananna Chedodu Scheme    

Under this scheme, beneficiaries will be provided with an amount of Rs.10000/- per annum. This fund can be utilised by the beneficiaries for purchasing tools, equipment, and other essentials to growing their source of income and work establishment. This will help them to fulfill their investment needs.  

The total funding for this scheme has been sanctioned from the three different departments of the Andhra Pradesh Government namely- the Revenue Department, the Backward Classes Welfare (C) Department, and the Minorities Welfare (OP & Budget) Department.

In this particular article, we have tried compiling all the information about the newly launched Jagananna Chedodu Scheme. Going ahead, you will find details on the benefits of this scheme, eligibility criteria of beneficiaries, beneficiary list, documents required, etc.     

YSR Jagananna Chedodu Scheme 2023- A Brief Detail

Name of the schemeJagananna Chedodu
Article CategoryScheme
Date of Launch10th June 2020
Concerned AuthorityGovernment of Andhra Pradesh
Launched ByCM YSR Jagan Mohan Reddy
Scheme TypeState Level welfare scheme
Financial Year2023
StateAndhra Pradesh
BeneficiaryRajakas /Dhobi (Washermen) Nayee Brahmin (Barber) Tailor belonging to BC, EBC and Kapu Community
PurposeTo provide financial support for meeting the investment needs of the beneficiaries
Fund to be disbursedRs.10000/- per year
Transfer of Benefit for 1st phase July 2020
Transfer of Benefit for 2nd phaseNovember
State portalap.gov.in  

AP Jagananna Chedodu Scheme

The launch of the Jagananna Chedodu Scheme in the middle of these crucial times was a big relief and has come as a saviour for these people engaged in small-scale professions in Andhra Pradesh. However, this scheme was one of the schemes which were already on the list of CM Jagan Mohan Reddy since he took the charge of state as CM. He had already given a hint about this scheme in one of his rally/public programs. Finally, on 10th June 2020, the scheme was launched and probably by the next month the beneficiary will start receiving assistance in their accounts.   

YSR-Jagananna Chedodu

Who are the Beneficiaries of Jagananna Chedodu?

AP government has launched this scheme exclusively for the citizens of the state falling under three employment categories. These include-   

  • Rajakas/Dhobis (Washermen) of the state
  • Nayee Brahmin (Barbers) have their own establishment
  • Tailors belonging to the Backward Class (BC), Extremely Backward Classes (EBC) category and Kapu Community

Key points of Jagananna Chedodu 2023 Scheme

  • Jagananna Chedodu Scheme was launched on 10th June 2020 by the CM of Andhra Pradesh.
  • The second phase of the scheme was launched on 10th November 2020.
  • The beneficiaries of this scheme include Rajkas, Nayee Brahmins and Tailors of the BPL families.
  • Financial assistance of Rs.10000/- will be given to the beneficiaries on an annual basis.
  • There are around 82347 Rajkas, 126926 Tailors, and 38767 NayeeBrahmins in the state who are running their registered establishments and will be benefited under this scheme.
  • The assistance of around Rs.247.04 crores will be disbursed to nearly 247040 beneficiaries of the state.
  • Identification of beneficiaries will be done through surveys conducted by the village or ward volunteers across the state.
  • The beneficiary list will then be communicated to the citizens through the online portal or ward secretariat
  • The fund will be deposited directly to the bank accounts of the beneficiaries.
  • If there will be any beneficiary whose name will not be there in the list, then he/she can contact the ward secretariat.
  • AP Government is also expected to launch an online portal soon for this scheme where citizens can find all the related details. The link to the official website will also be updated here.

District-wise count of beneficiaries

Have a look at the district-wise count of all the types of beneficiaries given in the table below-

Name of the districtRajakas/Dhobi  Nayee BrahminTailors
YSR Kadapa739919805739
Prakasam  3351211410472
East Godavari7773408513235
West Godavari7214329510617

Jagananna Chedodu Eligibility Criteria

Check below what are the eligibility requirements to be a beneficiary of Jagananna Chedodu-

  • The beneficiary should be a permanent resident of Andhra Pradesh state.  
  • Rajakas, Nayee Brahmin and Tailors belonging to BC, EBC and Kapu Community are involved in their respective professions. They should be having a permanent or mobile establishment registered in their names.
  • All the beneficiaries should belong to the BPL family and must have supporting documents.

Jagananna Chedodu Document Required

Those who will be beneficiaries of this scheme must have all the necessary supporting documents with them. They must also keep these documents ready with them at the time of surveys or submission of applications. The list of some of the essential documents and details required for this scheme is given below-

  • A valid mobile number (preferably registered with the bank account)
  • Aadhaar Card of the beneficiary
  • Voter Id Card
  • BPL certificate
  • Registration No./Certificate of the business establishment
  • Bank details
  • Passport-sized photograph

Disbursement of Assistance

Each beneficiary under this scheme after proper verification will become eligible to receive the benefit of Rs.10000/- per year. The amount of the assistance will be transferred directly to the unencumbered Bank Accounts of the beneficiaries through Direct Bank Transfer (DBT) method.

Till now it is not clear whether this assistance will be provided in one go or in various instalments to the beneficiary. Any update regarding the same will be updated here.    

How to Apply for YSR Jagananna Chedodu Scheme 2023?

As the scheme is new, limited information is available about this scheme. Talking about the application or registration process for this scheme, so as such no application is required to be submitted by the beneficiaries to avail the benefit. As per the details available, the identification of beneficiaries will be done on the basis of surveys conducted with the help of AP village/ward volunteers.

At the time of surveys, target beneficiaries are advised to provide genuine details to the volunteers and cooperate with them. Once the survey will be over, the eligibility and documents of the beneficiaries will be verified and a beneficiary list will be prepared. This list will be made available at the respective ward Secretariat. And lastly, the assistance will be deposited into the bank accounts of these beneficiaries. Any other updates related to the application process will be updated here.

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