Odisha government's Mukhyamantri Karigar Sahayata Scheme 2019 for craftsmen has been launched on 5 March 2019. Under Mukhya Mantri Karigar Sahayata Yojana, govt. will provide Rs. 800 as monthly allowance to craftsmen with minimum prescribed experience. In order to avail the craftsmen welfare scheme benefits, the annual income of the beneficiaries must be less than Rs. 1 lakh.
Under Mukhya Mantri Karigar Sahayata Yojana 2019, govt. will also provide Rs. 1000 monthly allowance for all craftsmen above 80 years of age.