Karnataka to empower gals SHGs to study, tax attributes

On the profitable completion of a pilot undertaking in Karnataka’s Ramanagara district where by gals self-enable teams (SHGs) have obtained a new skill established to evaluate property tax, a minister on Saturday mentioned below that the venture can be prolonged all in excess of the condition in the in the vicinity of future.

The Deputy Main Minister claimed the government will increase all assistance to the SHGs.Representational image

“After speaking about with the Rural Enhancement and Panchayat Raj departments, it would be expanded throughout the point out,” mentioned Deputy Chief Minister C. N. Ashwathnarayan who also handles the Ability Growth Section.

In the pilot project, the department has empowered females with expertise to measure properties these types of as structures and assess their taxes, like coaching them how to navigate the complications produced by the Covid pandemic.

Ashwathnarayan witnessed the women surveying three village panchayats as portion of the challenge and interacted with them.

“By means of this, every woman would make involving Rs 15,000 and Rs 20,000 a month,” he mentioned, adding that the females can also acquire the taxes from the house house owners.

The Deputy Main Minister claimed the federal government will extend all aid to the SHGs.

Less than the pilot task, the ladies surveyed qualities in Ramanagara district income department’s Lakshmipura, Bannikoppa and Kanchgaranahalli areas.

Underneath the aegis of the profits department, the gals surveyed as a lot of as 3,116 buildings.