|Prime Minister Modi inaugurates Aatma Nirbhar Uttar Pradesh Rojgar Abhiyan: Highlights with Details|
Prime Minister Modi inaugurates Atma Nirbhar Uttar Pradesh Rojgar Abhiyan: Highlights with Details
Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated 'Atma Nirbhar Uttar Pradesh Rojgar Abhiyan' through video conferencing from in New Delhi. Under this, local entrepreneurship will be promoted along with providing employment opportunities to migrant workers.
The Atma Nirbhar Uttar Pradesh Rojgar Yojana is focused on generating employment for those migrant workers of the state who recently returned from other states. Under the campaign around one crore 25 lakh people were provided employment in the state in different schemes.
The Prime Minister Modi said that The Atma Nirbhar Bharat campaign will generate approximately 35 lakh new jobs in the agriculture sector. He especially mentioned the efforts of the state government in dealing with the epidemic and termed it historic. He said that the state government has made arrangements of one lakh beds, constituted more than 60 thousand health teams, provided food and ration to the needy and stated various schemes for Atmanirbhar Bharat.
On this occasion PM Modi interacted with members of Self Help Groups and beneficiaries of different central and state government schemes. Under the Atma Nirbhar Uttar Pradesh Rojgar Yojana, a Loan amount of more than 10600 crores has been distributed to more than 4 Lakh units. The campaign is launched in 31 districts of the state. These districts have more than 25,000 returnee migrant workers.(inp:newsOnair)