Ministry of MSME Celebrates “Iconic Week” from 28.02.2022 – 6.03.2022 under the Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav Initiative

Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav’ is an initiative of the Government of India to celebrate and commemorate 75 years of progressive India and the glorious history of its people, culture and achievements. As part of this initiative, Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises is celebrating its iconic week under ‘Azadi ka Amrit Mahosav’ initiative from 28.02.2022 to 06.03.2022.   

As part of the celebrations of Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav, Ministry of MSME has planned a series of commemorative events and activities. During the iconic week, Ministry of MSME will launch Phase II of its ‘National Level Awareness Programme – Sambhav’ from 28.02.2022 to 31.03.2022 through which more than one lakh students from 1300 colleges all across the country will be motivated to take up entrepreneurship.  The participants from the various colleges will be encouraged by field offices of Ministry through webinar to take up entrepreneurship and educate them about the schemes implemented by the Ministry to support entrepreneurs via Audio/video films/presentations.

Ministry of MSME is also launching an Entrepreneurship Promotion Drive in 46 aspirational districts in 9 states of the country to spread awareness amongst the people about benefits of schemes implemented by the Ministry to develop entrepreneurship culture.

Ministry of MSME will also bring out a special issue of Laghu Udyog Samachar during the iconic week under Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav covering various schemes / programmes / events and opinions on MSME sector and covering 75 success stories of entrepreneurs.

To create awareness among people about MSME schemes, Ministry of MSME is going to organize MSME Expedition. This Expedition will be conducted through roadways with the purpose to educate people about benefits of entrepreneurship and also about initiatives of Ministry of MSME.

Ministry of MSME is also organizing a Mega International Conference on 4th & 5th March, 2022 at New Delhi on Plastic Waste Management which will be attended by prominent experts on the subject from all over the world and will benefit more than 300 MSME units from the sector.