Srinagar: Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the mega recruitment drive, the “Rozgar Mela” via video conferencing during which around 71000 appointment letters were distributed across 45 locations all over India including 700 in Kashmir valley on Tuesday.
More than 700 candidates have been appointed in the Kashmir region by the CAPFs including BSF, CISF and SSB. Out of these, 110 Appointees were present in person to receive the appointment letters from Minister of State Finance Dr. Bhagwat Kishanrao Karad who presided over the function at BSF Campus Humhama in central Kashmir’s Budgam district on Tuesday, a spokesman of the BSF said.
This was the 2nd tranche of drive, during which around 71000 appointment letters (OOAs) including 7045 candidates of BSF were distributed across 45 locations all over India, including Ftr HQ BSF & STC BSF, Kashmir.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated the appointees on this occasion during his speech.
All the new appointees participated in the function, at 45 chosen locations/centers all across the country or through a link provided to them to connect virtually.
The function was presided over by senior dignitaries at other locations who handed over appointment letters to some of the new recruits accordingly.
During the programme, the Prime Minister launched Mission Karmayogi Prarambh Module with a short film.
This module is an online orientation course for all new appointees in various Government departments which include code of conduct for Government servants, workplace ethics & integrity, human resource policies and other benefits and allowances that will help them to get acclimatized to the policies and transition smoothly into the new roles.
They will also get an opportunity to explore other courses on igotkarmayogi.gov.in platform to enhance their knowledge, skills and competencies.
The Rozgar Mela is a step towards fulfilment of the commitment of the Prime Minister to accord highest priority to employment generation.
The Rozgar Mela is expected to act as a catalyst in further employment generation and provide meaningful opportunities to the youth for their empowerment and participation in nation building.
Prime Minister during online address to the selected candidates from different parts of Kashmir Valley who will infuse the flow of young blood in forces were here at the venue -Hangul Auditorium, Ftr HQ BSF Kashmir and were given appointment letters by MoS.
All Ministries and Departments have been directed to work towards filling up existing vacancies against sanctioned posts in Mission Mode. As part of the Mission Mode Recruitment Drive a significant number of posts are being filled by the Ministry of Home Affairs in various Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF).
Earlier the Minister of State Finance Dr. Karad was received by Raja Babu Singh, Inspector General, BSF Kashmir and was presented guard of honour followed by a wreath laying ceremony held at Martyrs Memorial, a BSF statement said.