KUPWARA: The Kupwara District Administration, together with all relevant departments, today organized a job fair (Rozgar Mela) in Dak Bungalow Reddi Chowkibal and Dak Bungalow Tangdhar, to raise awareness of all the programs of self-employment.
During these Melas, unemployed young people from the Keran, Meelyal, Kralpora, Chowkibal, Teetwal and Tangdhar bloc participated and registered on site to benefit from the benefits of different employment schemes.
These Rozgar Melas will also be held at Vilgam Upper Secondary School on December 7 for the Ramhal, Taratpora and Magam blocks.
Likewise, for the blocks of Trehgam, Qadirabad, Kupwara, Hyhama, Drugmulla, the Rozgar Mela will be held at the town hall of Kupwara on December 09.
For the Machil, Kalaroos, Sogam and Wavoora blocks, the Mela will be held at the Rest House Chandigam on December 10, while at the Environment Hall Handwara, the Rozgar Mela will be held on December 14 for Nutnussa, Handwara, Rajwar, Mawar, Langate and blocks from Qaziabad.
No less than 2,313 candidates have already applied for various job creation programs.
All relevant sponsoring departments and agencies have been instructed to ensure that sponsored cases of at least 10 youth in each border Panchayat and 05 youth in other Panchayats are submitted by the 15th of this month.
Unemployed youth from Kupwara district were invited to attend the respective Rozgar Mela for on-site registration and other sensitizations regarding various self-employment programs designed by the government.