CHANDIGARH: The Punjab authorities, led by Chief Minister Bhagwant Singh Mann, is dedicated to uplifting the financial standing of Scheduled Castes. Minister of Social Justice, Empowerment and Minorities of Punjab, Dr. Baljit Kaur, offered this info, stating that, to realize this goal, scheduled caste youngsters will obtain coaching in numerous trades, enabling them to turn into able to securing their very own employment.
Cabinet Minister Dr. Baljit Kaur talked about that the intention of the Punjab Government is to enhance the social and financial situation of the youth belonging to scheduled castes and backward courses.
Dr. Baljit Kaur mentioned intimately the implementation of the Scheduled Castes Abhyuday Yojana with district officers and NGOs, inquiring in regards to the progress of assorted tasks. She addressed the issues arising from this scheme and instantly instructed the officers to resolve these points. She additional directed the District Officer to expedite the coaching course of for Scheduled Caste youngsters in collaboration with NGOs, enabling them to earn a livelihood.
Dr. Baljit Kaur added that underneath the Scheduled Caste Abhyuday Yojana, roughly Rs. 8.97 Crore have been disbursed to completely different districts for the coaching of 3440 Scheduled Caste youth in numerous trades.
The Cabinet Minister additionally ordered the NGOs to promptly present the lists of trainees to the respective Deputy Commissioners/Additional Deputy Commissioners after finishing the mandatory procedures in order that additional processes might be accomplished on time. She additionally instructed the involved officers to ship the record of initiated schemes and facilities to the top workplace of the division inside one month.
During this occasion, Social Justice, Empowerment and Minorities Department Director-cum-Joint Secretary S. Raj Bahadur Singh, together with senior officers of the division had been current.