Kupwara: The District Development Commissioner Kupwara, Khalid Jahangir today visited Government Degree College Kupwara wherein he inaugurated a one-day employment-cum-placement fair for educated unemployed youth of the district.
Organized by the District Employment and Counseling Centre, the fair was aimed to aware youth about various government-sponsored schemes.
Addressing the participants of the fair, the DDC impressed upon the organizers including financial institutions and private corporations to provide maximum employment avenues to youth. He also impressed upon the youth to also go for entrepreneurship and become job providers. He said for this purpose the district administration has taken the initiative for imparting necessary training to youth under various Skill Development Programmes.
Principal Degree College Kupwara, officers of different sponsoring agencies and financial institutions, besides representatives of different corporations were present on the occasion.
On the occasion, different stalls were installed by the concerned with relevant information to aware the participants especially youth of the district to establish their own income generating units.
While inspecting the stalls, the DDC impressed upon the organizers to provide best platform to the talented candidates who are interested to establish their income generating units under KVIB, EDI Skill Development programme.
Meanwhile, the DDC along with Principal GDC Kupwara and Exen JKPCC inspected the progress of ongoing developmental works at the College.