Prochesta scheme online application: West Bengal govt has published the application form for its Prochesta Prokolpo/ Prachesta Prakalpa scheme to provide labourers and daily wage workers with financial help of Rs 1000. The 1000 rupees will only be transferred one time in the bank account details provided by the applicant to the West Bengal state government.
Prochesta Prokolpo form would not be submitted online. The ‘Annexure-A’ application form have to be submitted in the office of District Magistrate/Commissioner. Prachesta Prakalpa application form PDF is given below to download. The detailed notification along with application form can also be downloaded from www.wb.gov.in portal. Read more details about documents, eligibility and important dates below.
প্রোচেস্টা স্কিমের নিবন্ধকরণ এখন মোবাইল অ্যাপ ‘প্র্যাকচেস্টব.ইন’-এর মাধ্যমে করা হচ্ছে। প্রয়োগের জন্য এখানে প্রচেষ্টার অ্যাপটি ডাউনলোড করুন।
The Prochesta application form filling process has started. The last date to fill the Prochesta form is May 15, 2020 according to the West Bengal state government’s notice available on www.wb.gov.in. The Labour department, government of West Bengal will act as as the nodal agency to supervise, monitoring and implementing this Prochesta scheme.
Mamta Banerjee, Chief Minister of West Bengal, made the announcement of launching the Prochesta scheme to help the labourer and daily wage earners who have suffered the loss of livelihood and employment due to the country-wide lockdown due to the Coronavirus crisis.
স্নেহের পরশ: The government earlier today also announced Prochesta Prakalpa SNEHER PARAS scheme & app for the migrant workers stranded outside the state due to the lockdown.
Prochesta Prakalpa Online Application Form
The detailed notification for the Prochesta Prakalpa form is available on the WB portal www.wb.gov.in titled “Prachesta”. The Prochesta Prokolpo application form and notification PDF can also be download here online.
Only the eligible persons may avail the benefit of Rs 1000 financial help through this Prachesta scheme.
Below is the eligibility criteria:
Any labourer/daily wage worker who has lost his livelihood in these distressful times of Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, and does not have any other source of livelihood/generating income, may apply for the Prachesta scheme.
- Applicant should be a permanent resident of West Bengal.
- The applicant (daily wage worker/earner/labourer) should be the sole bread-winner of the family. Means, no other family member should have any source of income. Only one person from the family is eligible for this scheme.
- The applicant should not be availing benefit of any other social or government scheme such as Social pension scheme, Samajik Suraksha yojana etc.
- The District Magistrate/Commissioner will verify the applicant’s details and should have reason to believe that he/she is suffering distress due to the lockdown and COVID 19 crisis.
If the applicant finds himself/herself eligible, then he/she may proceed to apply for this Prachesta Prakalpa scheme.
Prachesta Prokolpo How to Apply Online
The West Bengal Prachesta Prokolpo scheme notification clearly states that the application form for the scheme can only be submitted physically i.e., in offline mode. The government has not provided the facility of submitting online application for this scheme.
The candidates will have to submit the Prochesta Prokolpo application form to the District Magistrate in their district or to the Commissioner, Kolkata Municipal Corporation.
Prochesta Prokolpo application form format is Annexure-A and is enclosed below.
In short, you have to visit DM office to submit application for Prachesta Prakalpa scheme. The application will not be submitted online.
প্রোচেস্টা স্কিম আবেদন কেবলমাত্র জেলা ম্যাজিস্ট্রেট অফিসে অফলাইনে জমা দেওয়া যায়। অনলাইনে আবেদন ফরম জমা দেওয়া হবে না।
Following details documents will be required along with the application form to be submitted to the office of District Magistrate.
- Basic personal details of the applicant (such as name, father’s name, gender, date of birth, full address etc.)
- EPIC ID number or Voter ID
- Aadhaar card number
- Digital Ration card number
- Mobile number
- Bank account details (must be of the bank branch located in West Bengal state only)
The candidates can take a look at the Prachesta Prokolpo application form Annexure A example given above for the complete details and documents which are to be submitted.
Rs 1000 fund transfer
Once the candidate has submitted the application form, the District Magistrate/Commissioner will then verify the details and if approved, the amount Rs 1000/- will be credited in the provided bank account. The fund will be processed within next few days and the applicant will be informed of the same through SMS alert on the registered mobile number.
More info on West Bengal Rs 1000 scheme here.