Hyderabad:\u00a0Telangana State Minorities Finance Corporation (TSMFC) has extended the deadline for applying for \u2018Driver Empowerment Programme\u2019 till November 30. Under the programme, the financial assistance for the purchase of Maruti Dzire Tour-S vehicle is provided to the beneficiaries.\n\n\n\nThe programme is receiving a huge response from the public.\n\n\n\nThe TSMFC is providing the financial assistance in\ncollaboration with Maruti Motors, Uber Cab service Provider and the partner\nbank. 300 cars will be provided under the programme for which around 4,000\npeople have applied through online mode so far.\n\n\n\nAkbar Hussain, Chairman Telangana State Minorities Finance Corporation told that the beneficiaries will be informed after scrutinising the applications and the selection process is completed. The scheme was launched for the first time two years ago. 800 persons were provided financial assistance at that time.\n\n\n\nAccording to Telangana Today, those seeking to avail the\nassistance should apply through Online Beneficiary Management and Monitoring\nSystem (IOBMMS) web portal http:\/\/tsobmms.cgg.gov.in.