The City Headlines
Ludhiana, September 24
Ludhiana administration has ensured employment to 200 drug dependents under Mission Red Sky. Deputy Commissioner Varinder Kumar Sharma informed about it on Friday.
Accompanied by Additional Deputy Commissioner (D) Amit Kumar Panchal, Sharma said that the district administration has deployed 50 officials of various departments to identify 500 drug dependents, 10 of each to provide them job opportunities through skill development or training program.
He said that under this mission, each of the officials had identified 10 drug dependents that would be provided with various job opportunities besides enhancing their capabilities through skill development programs. He said that by November 30, the target of employment opportunities to 500 drug dependants would be achieved.
Deputy Commissioner Varinder Kumar Sharma also told District Bureau of Employment & Enterprises to arrange skill development classes so that they can avail the benefit of various job opportunities.