Mysuru, March 2:- “Skill development and job fair will be held for the aspirants from Mandya, Mysuru, Chamarajanagar, Hassan, Kodagu and Hassan districts at Maharaja College Grounds here from March 3 to 5,” said the president of Karnataka Skill Development Board, Muralidhar Halappa.
He was speaking at a press meet held at Deputy Commissioner’s office auditorium.
“We have already conducted skill development fairs at 22 district centres for 2.5 lakh aspirants. Those who wish to know more about the fair, may call: 63608 55081 or visit www.skillandjobfair.com,” he said.
“Chief Minister Siddaramaiah will inaugurate Ashadeepa programme on March 5. The programme aims at providing 18% of ESI and PF to labourers from the government’s side. Rs 45 crore has been dedicated for this in the 2017-18 budget. Siddaramaiah will inaugurate ‘Videshi Kosha’ on March 10 which will provide employment to the youths abroad as well,” he added.
MLA M K Somashekar, ADC T Yogesh, Backward Communities Development officer Somashekhar, assistant director of News and Public Relations department Raju R and others were present. (MR/SH).