District Indistries Centre, Puducherry

Development of Silk




The scheme envisages imparting training in silk weaving. The objective is to revamp the silk weaving industry and to generate employment.



Eligibility Criteria to Apply for Training

1. Age: Between 18 and 35 years

2. Education: No formal educational qualification is required

3. Residence: Must be native of Union Territory of Puducherry (or) continuous resident for three years.

4. Period of training:  One year

5. Time of submission of application:
Month of August (Advt. will be floated in local dailies during July)

6. Commencement of training:
In the month of December

Stipend to Trainees:
              Rs 1500/-  per month

The master craftsperson will be paid an honorarium of Rs 500/- per trainee per month subject to a maximum of Rs.5000/- per month and Rs.500/- per trainee per month towards compensation for wastage of raw materials subject to a maximum of Rs.5000/- per month.

Application Form for Training (Download)









 Margin Money