Sakhi Mandal Yojna for women who are poor financial services

Ministry Of Women and Child Development, Gujarat


This scheme is to enable the poor women, particularly in rural areas of Gujarat. This scheme aims to improve their access to resources and consequently strengthen livelihoods and quality of life. Sakhi Mandals are a formation of women self-help groups based on thrift and credit principles. It provides financial services to increase the process of economic development and ensure the welfare of women. They are encouraged to foster decision skills and develop a framework of a wider range of participation in microfinance development.


To enable the poor women, particularly in rural areas of Gujarat.


B.P.L. women may join as the member in maximum limit of 30% to form Sakhi mandals under the Sakhi Mandal scheme. In order to from Sakhi Mandal, district panchayat, bhuj, I.C.D.S. branch and district rural development agency, Bhuj may be contacted.


Rural poor families-APL/BPL.


They are paid the stipend and transportation cost for the training period.

How To Apply

Cotact to any of the followings:

At District level:

  1. Contact to the Director, District Rural development agency
  2. Contact to District consultant, Sakhi Mandal scheme, District Rural development agency
  3. Contact to Social Worker, Sakhi Mandal scheme, District Rural development agency

At Taluka level:

  1. Contact to District development Officer, District Panchayat office
  2. Contact to sidipio, Child development scheme Taluka Panchayat office
  3. Contact to District Socialworker, sakhimandala plan

At village level:

  1. Anganwadi Karyakari
  2. Gram Mitra Vikas Officer
  3. talati-cum-Minister

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