Visakhapatnam collector Praveen Kumar inaugurated Yuva Nestam office at district rural development authority office premises at MVP Colony. Joint collector – 2, Dr A Siri, district rural development scheme project director Satya Sai Srinivas and others took part in the inauguration program.
‘All candidates who want to get unemployment allowance should register their names before 30th of this month’ said Praveen Kumar while addressing the media after inauguration. Only 7269 eligible candidates have applied for this so far from the district, when 85,557 were tried to login with the portal and only 48,156 candidates got OTP and others have failed in getting one time password. This is only because of the registered phone number in their Adhar Cards and all of them should reset their phone numbers in Adhar. All the candidates who want Yuva Nestam allowance must register their names in Praja Sadhikarath Survey and for that they must approach nearest GVMC zonal office or Tahashildar’s offices, he added.
Eligibility Criteria for getting Yuva Nestam Allowance:
The age of the candidate must be between 22 and 35. They must complete one year after getting diploma, graduation or post graduation certificates. There should not be any government employment in their households and should possess White Ration Card. They should not own any four wheelers. Private, out sourcing and contact employees who are getting EPF, ESIC benefits are not eligible. They should not own more than 2.5 acres of wet land and 5 acres of dry land. Dismissed and ousted employees on criminal charges are also not eligible to get allowance in this scheme.