SAMBA: The Minister for Industries and Commerce, Chander Parkash Ganga Friday inaugurated a 3 week long Entrepreneurship Development Programme for 58 candidates under Sher-e -Kashmir Employment and Welfare Programme for Youth.
The Manufacturing, Service and Agro based training programme is being organized by JK Entrepreneurship Development Institute.
The Minister appreciated the high success rate achieved by EDI under Seed Capital Fund Scheme. He called upon participants to develop innovative ideas and give them shape with dedication. He emphasized on laying strong focus on customer satisfaction and product quality.
The Minister cited various success stories at the state and national level and stressed on the need of developing new markets. The DDC Samba also appealed participants to avail various opportunities provided by EDI and Government agencies.
Speaking on occasion, CPO JKEDI informed that there are 119 units who have availed benefits of Seed Capital Fund Scheme at Samba with total seed capital amounting to Rs 4.23 crores.
DDC, Sheetal Nanda, CPO JKEDI, M.M khan, Addl SP Raja Adil Hamid, District Officer Divya Sharma along with entrepreneurs were present on the occasion.