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New Guidelines for Central Sector Scheme “Promotion of MSMEs in North Eastern Region and Sikkim

Context: The Central Government has approved New Guidelines of the Central Sector Scheme “Promotion of MSMEs in North Eastern Region and Sikkim”. 

Key Points: 

  • The scheme will be implemented during the 15th Finance Commission Cycle (2021-22 to 2025-26). 
  • It aimed to provide financial support to enhance the productivity, competitiveness, and capacity building of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) in the NER and Sikkim. 

The scheme has the following components: 

1. Setting up of new and modernization of existing Mini Technology Centres

2. Development of new and existing Industrial Estates:

3. Development of Tourism Sector:


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