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Skill development programme from Sept 9

Saturday, 31 August 2013 | PNS | Haldwani | in Dehradun

In order to assist the educated but unemployed youths belonging to the disaster affected districts of the hill State to get employment  opportunities, the Uttarakhand Skill Development Society (USDS), Dehradun,  is going to  launch a skill development training programme  from September 9.

Under this skill development training programme which is to be launched by the USDS, Dehradun,  in association with some  other companies, interested youths would be able to get necessary training for free of cost, said B L Firmal, ADM, Bageshwar, urging the educated but unemployed youths of the district to apply soon  for joining this training programme.

Under this skill development training programme, 100 applicants would be given training on trades like carpenter, mason to name a few, further said the ADM, Bageshwar. Duration of this training programme is three months and the candidates would be able to do training in different trades free of cost, he added. The interested candidates have been asked to apply online i.e. till August 31, 2013. After completion of the training, the trained youths would be helped get job opportunities, added the official concerned of the Bageshwar district administration.

The USDS is going to launch this skill development training programme with some other companies from September 9. It is worth mention here that apart from some districts of the Garhwal region including Chamoli, Uttarkashi, Rudraprayag to name a few , Kumaon division’s Bageshwar and Pithoragarh districts are the worst affected districts due to natural calamity in this rainy season.

Though weather conditions have shown a bit improvement, poor road connectivity in these disaster ravaged districts affecting normal life badly, still remain a cause of concern. Therefore, as the officials concerned have maintained, the basic purpose of launching this three month long skill development training programme  is to enable the educated but unemployed youths of the disaster affected areas to get some  job opportunities.

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