MEGA EMPLOYMENT FAIR REASI (28-29 Nov 2013)
Two Days Mega Employment Fair concluded at Reasi
A two days Mega Employment Fair concluded today at Reasi. In order to create awareness among the unemployed youth of the District regarding various self employment, benefit and welfare schemes of the Government, a two day Employment fair was organized by the District Administration in collaboration with Department of Employment which concluded here today at sports Stadium Reasi.
Governor NN Vohra inaugurated fair yesterday, inspected the stalls established by various departments and distributed cheques which comprises of Margin money, Capital subsidy and Interest subsidy among the beneficiaries on the occasion.
While addressing the concluding ceremony District Development Commissioner Reasi, Dr Shahid Iqbal Choudhary congratulated all the Departments for their enthusiastic participation in making the fair successful. He said awareness about the various States and centrally sponsored self employment schemes initiated by the Government for benefit and welfare of the youth is vital for effective implementation of these schemes besides help in motivating unemployed youth to establish their own small income generating units as liberal funding and finance is being provided by the Banks. DDC Reasi Also distributed certificates among the students who have successfully completed the three months Computer Software Programme conducted by SC/ST Development Corporation Reasi.
Dr Choudhary lauded the enthusiastic participation of the people of the area and also urged upon the people of Reasi to come forward and take maximum benefits of various benefits and welfare schemes. He urged upon the various Departments to motivate and provide all the necessary help and felicitation to the aspirant un-employed youth in making them self reliant. Such Programmes/fairs cum awareness camps are going to be organised in the far flung and remote areas of the district shortly added Dr Choudhary.
On the valedictory function the stall of CRPF Reasi, Sheep Husbandry, National Mineral and mining corporation were awarded with First, second and third prizes respectively and four consolation prizes were given to SMVDU, Army, Women Development Corporation and Coaching cum Guiding centre for SC/ST Reasi.
During the two days fair over 1000 unemployed youth were registered under various Govt schemes.while as 2590 youths were provided counselling during the employment fair.
On the valedictory function a colourful cultural programme was also organised by the district Information centre Reasi which spell bound the audience.
Additional Dictrict Development Commissioner Reasi Rajinder Singh Tara, SP Reasi MS Chouhan, Dr Piyush Singla (IAS), ACD Reasi Joginder Singh Rai,PO DRDA Dr Jagdish Mehra, GM DIC Krishan Lal, DTO Reasi Arshad Choudhary were also present on the occasion.