Aarthik Hal, Yuvaon Ko Bal

Aarthik Hal, Yuvaon Ko Bal

 

The State Government has launched special schemes/ programs/ policies to enable the youth of Bihar become self-reliant by improving their competency through creating opportunities for education and skill development and better employability. These schemes include :

  1. Bihar Student Credit Card Scheme.
  2. Mukhyamantri Nishchay Swayam Sahayata Bhatta Yojana.
  3. Kushal Yuva Program.
  4. Bihar Start Up Policy.
  5. Provision of free internet facilities through Wi-Fi in all Government universities and colleges in the state.

Bihar Start-Up Policy, 2016

  • Bihar Start Up Policy was launched on 7th September, 2016.
  • Bihar Industrial Investment Policy, 2016 was launched on 1st September, 2016 envisaging speedily industrial development. Following priority areas have been identified under this policy : Food processing, Tourism, Small Machine Production, Information Technology, Electricals& Electronics Hardware, Plastic and Rubber, Leather, Health Services, Renewable energy, Textile and Technical education. Several incentives have been provided in the Bihar Industrial investment Policy, 2016.
  • Bihar Industrial Investment Promotion Act, 2016 has been promulgated to simplify the process of industrial investing in the state. Under this Act, now the industrial unit can apply online through a common application form and the state Investment Promotion Council will have to give its approval within 30 days of receipt of the application.
  • The scheme will promote entrepreneurship among the youths of the state. This will be in effect for five years from the date of notification. Under this scheme, suitable environment will be created in the state to establish industrial units. Arrangement of financial assistance, incubation center, funding, publicity, standardization amongst others are part of this policy.