Mission (DAY-NULM) – [Deendayal Antodaya Yojana – National Urban Livelihoods]
There are 7 components under DAY-NULM. Two components namely “SHELTER FOR URBAN HOMELESS (SUH)” and “SUPPORT TO URBAN STREET VENDORS (SUSV)” are being implemented by department of Municipal Administration through Corporations, Municipalities and Town Panchayats
SHELTER FOR URBAN HOMELESS (SUH)
Under Shelter for Urban Homeless scheme(SUH),120 shelters have been constructed for the benefit of street dwellers in 53 Municipalities and 14 Corporations.In addition to the existing shelters a total number of 68 shelters will be constructed with fund support.The policy of the Government is to construct Night shelters with free food support in all the Municipalities and corporations to declare street dwellers free urban area
Support to Urban Street Vendors (SUSV)
Under Support to Urban Street vendors(SUSV) scheme, vending carts are provided on free of cost to the street vendors, doing vending activities in the street sides of Corporations and Municipalities. Sanction has been given to procure 1652 vending carts to Madurai, Erode Corporation and Tiruvannamalai Municipality. Action will be taken to provide Vending carts to the street vendors located in rest of the 12 Corporations and 120 Municipalities.
The street vendors are provided loan amount of Rs.10000 through banks with 7% interest subsidy. Target has been fixed to provide loan assistance to 234450 street vendors .So far 72942 street vendors have been provided loan amount of Rs.72.94 crore. Action will be taken to release loan amount for the balance 161508 street vendors.