Imphal, February 21, 2018 (DIPR): One day awareness programme on Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Grameen Kaushalya Yojana (DDU-GKY) for BDO, PRI Members, Village Authorities and VLEs of CSC was held today at Panchayat Resource Centre, Bishnupur.
The programme was organized by District Administration, Bishnupur in collaboration with State Skills Mission, Manipur State Rural Livelihood Mission (MSRLM).
Speaking as the Chief Guest on the occasion, Dr. Roma Bai, Adhyaksha, Bishnupur Zilla Parishad highlighted the plight of the educated but unemployed youths of the district with special reference to women. She urged the general public to support the initiatives of the government to transform rural youths into an economically independent workforce. “This program will enable the educated unemployed youths to rediscover their skills to create different livelihood sources and be a contributor to the household income” she said.
- Gojendro, ADM/ Bishnupur and Ms. Lalitha, SDO Bishnupur attended the programme as Guest of Honour and Functional President respectively.
Mr. Kh. Bobby Singh, State Mission Manager, MSRLM highlighted the benefits of the program and the different steps associated with the scheme as a resource person.
The training was attended by district level officers, PRI members, different civil organization leaders and the village authority members from the surrounding villages.