The state government of punjab has decided to provide empolyment of 1,30,000 poor youths of Punjab state under Ghar Ghar Rozgar Scheme. The Punjab government will give jobs to 10 poorest of poor youths in each village of the state.
The scheme was launched when the congress government was formed on the state last year and they assured the people to provide jobs per family in the state. After the information of the government a scheme has ghar ton captain was launched by the CM Amarinder Singh.
Punjab has around 13000 village and the state government has chalked out a plan to offer jobs to 130000 youths under its employment scheme. we have already compiled data of 1.22 lakh youths,”the official said, adding that necessary skill would be provided to the selected youths to make them employable.
The Congress-led government has claimed to have provided jobs to 2.10 lakh youths in the state. It include around 44,000 government jobs. The official said last year, we gave 1.66 lakh jobs.In the current fiscal 44,103 jobs have been given.we have plans to offer five lakh jobs by the end of this financial year,”said the official.
Under the ‘Ghar Ghar Rozgar’ Scheme unemployed youths are given jobs both in private and government sectors through ‘Job melas’.