KARGIL: Jammu and Kashmir Entrepreneurship Development Institute (JKEDI) Kargil in collaboration with Smart Association Shargole, under the aegis of LAHDC Kargil organised a day long awareness-cum-registration camp (EAP) for educated unemployed youth of Shargole area at Higher Secondary School Shargole here.
Hundreds of unemployed youth including students of the school participated in the awareness programme. Coordinator EAP and District Nodal Officer, JKEDI Kargil, Gulzar Ali enlightened the participants about the various schemes under entrepreneurship development and urged upon the youth to use local resources like apiculture, wood carving, clay molding, etc. for generating income.
Speakers including Councillor Shargole Haji Muhammad Ali and Principal Higher Secondary School Shargole stressed the youth to come forward and to take benefit of the various entrepreneurship schemes. They also suggested the youth to set up units for preparation of products from sea buck thorn and medicinal plants for self-employment.
Around 70 candidates were registered to avail benefits from JKEDI schemes. Vice President Smart Association Shargole and the locals thanked the team and guests for conducting such a session.