Khadi and Village Industries Commission: GK, General Studies and Current Affairs

KVIC organizes 150 programmes to empower artisans

On the eve of Gandhi Jayanti, the Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) is to organize a series of 150 mega events. The events are to be held in north eastern states and other states such as Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Jammu and Kashmir, Gujarat and West Bengal. These states ..

KVIC’s Honey Mission: Bee boxes distributed to migrant workers

Minister of State for MSME, Shri Pratap Chandra Sarangi handed over 700 bee boxes to 70 migrant workers of two districts of the state of Uttar Pradesh which provided them the livelihood opportunity through the “Honey Mission” program. What is KVIC’s Honey Mission? The Honey Mission was launched by Khadi and Village Industries Commission in ..

First Silk Training-cum-Production Center in Arunachal Pradesh

The Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) has decided to open the first of its kind training and production centre of silk in Arunachal Pradesh. This centre will come up in Chullyu village in the state. The centre will be launched in the first week of September. Details of the Centre KVIC has renovated an ..

Khadi Agarbatti Atma Nirbhar Mission: Highlights

The MSME Minister has approved a mission in order to generate employment as well as to make the country self-reliant with regard to the agarbatti production. This scheme, to be administered by the Khadi and Village Industries Commission, will focus on creating a sustainable infrastructure for manufacturing the incensed sticks by the women self-help groups ..

‘Gramodyog Vikas Yojana’ programme launched by MoMSME

The MSME Ministry has given the approval to start a programme for the benefit and welfare of artisans involved in the manufacturing of agarbatti and also to develop village industry under the ‘Gramodyog Vikas Yojana’. As of now, four pilot projects have been decided to be started in the country including one in the North-East. ..