Success Story (Jhabua)
Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal
Mukhya Mantri Swarozgar Yojana is doing the work of connecting the poor and unemployed youths to the mainstream of development.
Deepesh Acharya, resident of Gopal Colony Jhabua has become the owner of a kiosk and Aadhar Service Centre through this scheme. Not only has Deepesh started his own enterprise but has also provided employment to four other youths.
Deepesh earns between Rs 45,000 and 50,000 per month from his kiosk and Aadhar service centre. To set up his own enterprise a loan of Rs 2.09 lakh was approved under Mukhya Mantri Swarozgar Yojana. Today he runs his centre and kiosk near Shaheed Chandrashekhar Azad College in Jhabua.
Deepesh, who belongs to a medium family is a B.Com graduate. After initial struggle for means of livelihood, he started working in a computer centre and was able to earn hardly Rs 4,000 to 5,000 per month.
After coming into contact with the employees of Department of Industries, he got a loan from Bank of Maharashtra, Jhabua branch under Mukhya Mantri Swarozgar Yojana following which he set up his own kiosk and aadhar service centre. Now after cutting all expenses, he manages to save Rs 20 thousand per month.
Now Deepesh is depositing the loan installment from the income from his centre and is able to fend for his family. He has got his child admitted in Indore Public School Jhabua for good education. He has started another kiosk centre at his residence through which he is generating additional income.