WARANGAL: The Greater Warangal Municipal Corporation stood first in the country in terms of issuing loans to street vendors under the Pradhan Mantri SVANidhi scheme.
The Centre celebrated the Pattana Pragathi street vendors development SVANidhi Mahotsav in 75 cities across the country in view of 75 years of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav. Loans, 10,000 each, are given under the scheme.
GWMC identified 47,800 vendors. GWMC commissioner P Praveenya said 27.46 crore has been sanctioned.