Self Employment Scheme for Rehabilitation of Manual Scavengers (SRMS)
“Manual scavenger” means a person engaged or employed for manually cleaning, carrying, disposing of, or otherwise handling in any manner, human excreta.
Maximum Project Cost - Rs. 10.00 lakhs (Rs.15 lakh in case of sanitation related projects like Vacuum loader, Suction Machine with vehicle, Garbage disposal vehicle, Pay & Use toilets etc.)
ROI - 4 to 6% p.a under interest subvention scheme.
Repayment period – 5 to 7 years including moratorium.