Funds granted under Micro and Small Enterprises Cluster Development Programme
Micro and Small Enterprise Clusters are supported for their holistic development under Micro and Small Enterprises-Cluster Development Programme Scheme of the Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises.
As per quick results of 4th All India Census of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (reference year 2006-07), this sector has provided employment (including for jobless and below poverty line persons) to 597.29 lakh persons.
The details of total funds granted during each of the last three years, State-wise is as under:-
This information was given by Shri Dinsha Patel, Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises in a written reply to a question in the Lok Sabha today.