CHANDIGARH: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Tuesday requested the Employment Era & Coaching division to give a further push to achieve the target of 1 lakh government jobs on the earliest.
Whereas reviewing the progress of Employment Era & Coaching division, the Chief Minister lauded its efforts in facilitating 17.61 lakh jobs in government, personal in addition to self-employment since March 2017 even in the course of the attempting circumstances of Covid-19. He additionally requested the Division to give particular thrust on the ability growth coaching as it might be instrumental in making our youth expert as per the wants of the native trade.
In the meantime, the Chief Secretary Vini Mahajan mentioned the Employment Era & Coaching division has made monumental contribution in facilitating our youth to equip technically expert so as to maintain tempo with the present job market based mostly on developments particularly in service and IT sector.
Earlier, making a quick presentation in regards to the actions of the Employment Era & Coaching division, Secretary Rahul Tiwari up to date the Chief Minister that out of 17.61 lakh jobs, 62, 743 have been provided in government together with contractual appointments, 7.02 lakh in personal sector in addition to 9.97 lakh have been facilitated for taking over self-employment ventures. Tiwari further mentioned because the second wave of Covid has badly hit our plans and in case the state of affairs improves the targets fastened by the division can be actually achieved as all of the sides of employment and ability coaching have been being meticulously monitored and heading in the right direction. He knowledgeable that the division would quickly ask the executive secretaries of 40 departments to ship proposals for the remaining 39, 000 vacancies (approx) to the Cupboard for its nod, as soon as the whole course of for recruitment of 61, 336 vacancies already cleared by the Council of Ministers is accomplished.
It was additionally knowledgeable that six mega job gala’s have been organized up to now and seventh to be held in April 2021 was postponed due to the current surge in Covid circumstances and as soon as the Corona relents it might be organized in July and one other mega truthful most likely in September or October. He additionally up to date the Chief Minister in regards to the Crimson Sky Scheme for rehabilitation of the drug abuse victims after honing their expertise in order to allow them to earn their livelihoods with the sense of dignity. This distinctive initiative would even be instrumental in bringing the youth within the mainstream which had gone astray due to medicine.
Tiwari additionally knowledgeable that the Overseas Examine and Placement Cell arrange at ‘Punjab Ghar Ghar Rozgar and Karobar Mission’, Mohali has already obtained Recruiting Agent and Journey Agent license for sending youth overseas on work and research visa and has counselled 352 youth up to now. Aside from this, the division has additionally began a programme to impart overseas language coaching to the aspirants beneath which 15 grasp trainers are being skilled to educate Japanese language to our youth as it might be useful for them to be part of the upcoming Japanese firms within the state. Likewise, efforts are already afoot to impart coaching in additional overseas languages to the youth in order to be globally employed, added Tiwari.