Land Purchase Scheme for Scheduled Caste/Tribe Women: Tamil Nadu

Details of Land Purchase Scheme for Scheduled Caste/Tribe Women
Name of the SchemeLand Purchase Scheme for Scheduled Caste/Tribe Women
Sponsored byState Government
Funding PatternMaximum of Rs. 2 lakh, with Rs. 1 lakh for the purchase of agricultural land and Rs. 1 lakh for land development. This is funded by a 50 per cent subsidy from TAHDCO and a 50 per cent loan from banking institutions.
Ministry/DepartmentDepartment of Adi Dravidar and Tribal Welfare
DescriptionThe Land Purchase Scheme aims to provide agricultural land and various other agricultural inputs, to landless, small and marginal female farmers belonging to scheduled castes and tribes.
Other Beneficiariesfarmers
Benefit TypeLoan,Subsidy,
Eligibility criteriaThis scheme is exclusively for poor SC/ST women.
How to AvailApply through the District Manager, Tamil Nadu Housing and Development Corporation.
Validity of the Scheme
Introduced On 01 / 01 / 2002
Valid Upto 01 / 01 / 2012
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Source: National Portal Content Management Team  (Tamil Nadu, 14-07-2008)