Nadu Traders Welfare Board was constituted during 1989, based on the
announcement made by the Hon'ble Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu in
the Floor of the Assembly.
is functioning with the following Members under the dynamic
leadership of the Hon'ble Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu.
Secretary to Govt - C.T. & R Department.
Commissioner - Commercial Taxes.
Spl. Secy. To Govt - Finance Department.
Secretary to Govt - Labour & Employment Dept.
Member Secretary - Additional Commissioner (CT) / Chief
Executive Officer Tamil
Nadu Traders Welfare Board.
Non – Official Members
Members) - 20
At the time of formation of Tamil Nadu Traders Welfare Board, the
Government have sanctioned a sum of Rs. 2 crores in G.O.Ms.No. 725
CT & RE Department, dated 25.09.1989 to meet out the expenditure
towards (a) the implementation of welfare schemes to the Traders and
(b) the Administrative Expenses of the Board. This amount was
deposited in RBI under Personal Deposit Account of the Tamil Nadu
Traders Welfare Board and the interest accrued is also deposited in
the P.D. Account. The Government is also sanctioning "Matching
Grant" equivalent to the amount of life time Membership Fees
collected from the traders, every year. Out of the interest accrued
in the P.D. Account maintained in RBI and Matching Grant sanctioned
by the Government the following welfare schemes are implemented to
the traders, as per the recommendation of the Assessement Officers.