Chandigarh, August 8 – Haryana Deputy Chief Minister, Mr. Dushyant Chautala said that the State Government will shape the talented youth by providing online coaching with the help of ‘Corporate Social Responsibility’ (CSR) according to their merit and interest. Target has been set to provide employment to 50,000 youth in the private sector in the next six months.
The Deputy Chief Minister said this in a review meeting with the senior officers of the Employment Department here today. He said that many times, some youth are not able to qualify competitive examinations by a margin of one to two marks, however, such youth are also talented. The State Government will provide coaching to these talented youth of the state to shape them and turn their passion into success.
He said that the ‘Employment Portal’ and ‘Call-Centre’ of the Employment Department was launched on July 15, 2020 on the occasion of World Youth Skills Day has elicited a good response. Data of about 13 lakh unemployed youth of the state has been collected in this portal. The youth registered on the portal were contacted through the call centre and asked about their opinion regarding department, salary, location etc. for their jobs, he added. He said that about one lakh youth were asked for their preferences and about 30,000 youth showed keen interest and sought guidance. He also informed that through ‘Bandhu Solution of Services of Private Limited’, about 1000 youth were provided employment in the field of construction.
In the meeting, Additional Chief Secretary, Employment Department, Mr. T. C. Gupta and Director General, Haryana Skill Development & Industrial Training and Employment Department, Mr. Rakesh Gupta among other senior officers were also present.