Chief Minister Mr. Virbhadra Singh released the book titled ‘Koushal Vikas Bhatta Yojna-2013’ (Skill Development Allowance Scheme) on Saturday, brought out by the Labour and Employment Department at Dharamshala.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Virbhadra Singh said that the book would be very useful for the educated unemployed youth of the state who were interested to get benefit under the scheme for their skill up-gradation. He said that the skill development allowance scheme would enable them to develop their skill, so that it can help them to take up employment and self-employment in different sectors.
The book contains details of format of application, affidavit, trainings admissible under the scheme and list of Industrial Training Institutes/Vocational Training Providers is covered under the scheme based on modular employable skills besides other important information about the scheme.
Irrigation and Public Health Minister Mrs. Vidya Stokes, Food and Civil Supplies Minister Mr. G.S. Bali, Industries, Information and Public Relations Minister Mr. Mukesh Agnihotri, Urban Development Minister Mr. Sudhir Sharma, Excise and Taxation Minister Mr. Prakash Chaudhary, Social Justice and Empowerment Minister Dr.(Col) Dhani Ram Shandil, Chairman, 4th State Finance Commission Mr. Kuldeep Kumar, MLA’s Mr. Ajay Mahajan, Mr. Yadvendra Goma and Mr. Sanjay Rattan were also present on the occasion.