Ayyankali Urban Employment Guarantee Scheme in Kerala 2020 (Eligibility, Application Form Online Apply, Download, Documents)
Due to the outbreak of pandemic that lead to a prolong lockdown the unemployment increased in Kerala. In order to fight against all the adversities, the state government of Kerala re-introduced to Ayyankali Urban Employment Guarantee Scheme. The scheme is being considered as one of the emergency steps that the government has taken up. The scheme is very similar to the center’s Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme. It is a demand driven scheme and the article is going to tell about the scheme in detail.
|Name of the scheme||Ayyankali Urban Employment Guarantee Scheme|
|Introduced by||Govt. of Kerala|
|Monitored by||Directorate of Urban Affairs|
|Target people||Urban people of Kerala|
Key features of the scheme
Objective of the scheme-
The scheme will provide livelihood security in the urban area by providing work to the urban people.
Mode of work-
The adult of the family will get 100 days work that wage based. It is a type of unskilled manual work.
Development of the scheme–
The scheme was developed during 2007 to 2012 in the 11th five year plan by previous government.
As per the rule of the scheme, three years are set as a limit to improve the condition of the unemployed people.
Types of works–
Micro irrigation works, water conservation, water harvesting, drought proofing, flood control, repairing of road and bridges, renovation of natural water resources, etc. will be done under the scheme.
Priority to women–
The project will provide special job facility to the women applicant as 50% applicants has to be women.
Place of employment–
The candidates will get employment with the radius of 5km from their residence.
If the place of employment surpasses the mentioned area, then he/she will get 10% extra on the pay.
Urban resident of Kerala- The scheme is for the people who are the permanent residents of Kerala’s urban area.
Age limit– As the scheme will only employ the adult, so one needs to be at least 18 years old get work.
Job card– In order to get the work under the scheme one needs to have job card.
Residential proof– You need to provide residential proof that shows you live in city in Kerala.
Age proof– As the minimum age has to be 18 years old so you need to produce age proof to the authority.
ID proof– While applying for the scheme you need to provide identity proof to the authority.
Job card– You need to take your job card along with other documents.
How to apply for the scheme?
In order to apply for the scheme the candidate has to visit the corporation/municipality office of their respective jurisdiction. The applicant needs to show the job card along with other documents. The job card holder will get 15 days registration for the work on daily wage basis.
In the midst of pandemic when the unemployment is rising, the reintroduction to the scheme will help to bring some solution. The average cost of living is higher in the urban area and that is the reason the project was needed. It will help to ensure the financial security of the unemployed labors of the state. The registration will be issued of priority basis. The job is guaranteed to the people and the amount is fixed as per the need of the people.
No, there are limitations, you need to be from a city and you need to have a job card.
The work will be manual work and that will be done by voluntarily basis against daily wage.
No, 100 days work is the name of the project. The person will receive 15 days registration for a single work.
The money will be paid every day after work is done.
No, the money will be given in your hand. One does not need to have any account at any bank.
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