Indian Army initiates a skill training programme in J&K : In an attempt to give power to the youth of Kashmir, the Indian Army has initiated a programme and set up a Skill Training Centre at sector 10 Headquarters of Rashtriya Rifles (RR) in Haiderbeg in Pattan area of Baramulla district in Jammu and Kashmir.This public private venture will be equipped with the highly modern and hi-tech equipment and facilities. This joint would impart high quality skill training to the youth of J&K under the department of National Skill Development Centre (NSDC). In its preliminary exercise the unemployed but educated youth of Pattan and its surrounding areas of Baramulla would be benefited youth.
Selected youth of the area will be provided the specialized and purposeful training brushing their skills so that they will be able to get appropriate opportunity. In the beginning, the centre will run courses in Food Processing and Information Technology.Qualified youth will be skilled in food preservation under the food processing course they will be trained in the sections of canning and juice storage of seasonal fruits whereas Information Technology course will provide opportunities in Information Technology sector.
– PTC News