Jammu : In an endeavor to provide avenues for self employment to the youths of remote areas in the State, Army conducted a vehicle repair training course for youths at Kalakote area of district Rajouri. The training is being conducted from 25 May to 14 June. 20 youths from Kalakote and nearby villages of Rajouri district are attending the course.
Besides theoretical classes, emphasis will also be laid on practical training to impart requisite skills and enable the youths to start their own venture. Such ventures would in turn contribute towards the overall economic upliftment of the society residing in remote areas of the region. Ashok Kumar Singh, Sarpanch of village Kalakote, on behalf of the locals conveyed his appreciation and lauded the efforts of Army towards empowering the local youths through such initiatives.