This scheme, termed as Amma Two Wheeler Scheme, has been announced by the state government of Tamil Nadu for women. Under this scheme, the state government is offering financial assistance to the women of the state in need of mode of transport for the purpose of moving between their work place and home. The scheme will benefit the women financially in the purchase of two wheeler scooter, which will be subsidized by the government. This is indeed a great new for the employed women of Tamil Nadu.
Under Amma Two Wheeler Scheme, the government will offer subsidy for the purchase of scooter. The subsidy will be around 50% of the overall cost of the two wheeler vehicle. The state government has also made it clear that this subsidy will be offered to the beneficiaries by the state government while the rest of the amount will be funded by the beneficiaries. The government offers a subsidy amount of Rs. 25,000/- at the time of sanction. The government will also assist the working women with financial assistance for the purchase of vehicle directly by the banking and non-banking financial institutions.