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Narendra Singh Tomar Confers National Awards on Best Performing Self Help Groups

Rural Development, Panchayati Raj and Mines Minister, Narendra Singh Tomar conferred the National Awards on Best Performing Self Help Groups (SHGs) under Deendayal Antyodaya Yojana – National Rural Livelihood Mission (DAY-NRLM).


  • Total 34 SHGs were awarded a cash award of Rs. 1,00,000 along with a commemoration and a certificate of appreciation.
  • Tomar also launched the NRLM Best Practices Compendium and Self Help Group products catalogues. The compendium of 24 select Best Practices under DAY-NRLM will facilitate cross-learning from successful implementation and innovation among the State Missions. 
  • A catalogue of SHG products was also released which has a range of products made by the SHGs like handmade products, displaying various traditional arts, handlooms – silk and cotton fabrics, applique works etc., handicrafts – wood and clay products, jute items, tribal jewelry, food products, furniture, leather products etc. with the contact numbers of the SHGs and the price range.
Narendra Singh Tomar Confers National Awards on Best Performing Self Help Groups Narendra Singh Tomar Confers National Awards on Best Performing Self Help Groups Reviewed by insiya yadav on June 12, 2018 Rating: 5

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