Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Ko Kaam Karyakram (PMKKK) now named as Pradhan Mantri Virasat Ka Samvardhan (PM VIKAS) Scheme.
Minority Affairs Minister Smt. Smriti Zubin Irani informed in a written reply to a question in Lok Sabha on 15th December that Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Ko Kaam Karyakram (PMKKK) has now been renamed as Pradhan Mantri Virasat Ka Samvardhan (PM Vikas) Yojana.
The integrated scheme combines five erstwhile schemes of the ministry. Learn and earn, master, our heritage, new light and new destination.
The scheme has been approved by the cabinet for the period of 15th Finance Commission.
PM Vikas aims to improve the livelihood of minorities, especially artisan communities, by using components of skill development, education, women leadership and entrepreneurship.