- Members of Backward Classes living below double the poverty line are eligible to obtain financial assistance by NBCFDC through State Channelising Agencies (SCAs) at Concessional rate of Interest.
- At present persons whose family income is below Rs. 98,000/- per annum in rural areas and Rs.1,20,000/- per annum in urban areas are considered to be below double poverty line (w.e.f. 29.7.2015).
- Caste and the Income Certificates are issued by Competent Authorities in the respective States.
- Eligible persons desirous of obtaining financial assistance under NBCFDC schemes should contact the Distt. Collector or Distt. Manager/Officer of respective SCAs.