Informal Sector Development Programe

This sector generates large scale employment with minimum investment. There is a special need to take care of the interests of the workers by providing them training, upgrading their skills, and other measures to enable them to find new avenue of employment, improve their productivity in the existing employment, necessary to enhance the competitiveness of their product both in terms of quality and cost which would also help in improving their income and thereby raising their socio economic status. The government does provide money in various social sector schemes. Additional budget earmarked for focus attention activities for Informal sector Development Program (ISDP) since 2008-09.