Driver Empowerment Programme
Government of Telangana has launched a programme called “DRIVER EMPOWERMENT PROGRAMME” to empower the minority drivers in collaboration with Maruthi Motors, Uber cab service provider. The program includes skill enhancement of the drivers through Maruthi Driving School, assistance for placement through Uber and financial assistance for vehicle purchase through Minorities Finance Corporation.
The successful training completed candidates will be provided financial assistance for purchase of four wheeler vehicle as detailed hereunder:
- 60% of the unit cost (or) Rs.5,00,000/- whichever is less subsidy from concerned Department.
- Rs.50,000/- beneficiary contribution and remaining loan from bank.
GOs & Guidelines:
Tribal Welfare Department, Rc.No.1169/TW LTR/2017-1, dt:14.02.2017