Formation of Self Help Groups

Rural and slum women are encouraged to form Self Help Groups, which shall provide a platform to come together, discuss, express and plan for their socio-economic development.. Presently we have 200 SHGs with 2,600 membership and they involve in savings and thrift and are federated at Panchayat and Block levels. They adopt rights-based approach to development by taking up issues and problems with the authorities concerned.