PANGING, Aug 05: Siang DC Atul Tayeng Thursday inaugurated a skill development training programme for plumber and masonry trades at Govt Higher Secondary School Boleng.
The training programme is a collaboration between departments of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship and Public Health Engineering & Water Supply under the aegis of Jal Jeevan Mission.
Over a duration of seven days, 322 trainees would be trained by professionals from Reflexions Digital Pvt. Ltd
The DC appreciated the initiative to provide skill development in rural areas. He emphasized that while the government had initiated this programme, it is community involvement and drive for self-employment that will impact longevity and success of skill development programme.
The DC also adviced all present to get themselves vaccinated at the earliest while also influencing their family and friends to do the same.
PHE & WS executive engineer (Pangin Division) Kaling Taki gave the keynote address where he stressed on the need to develop skills for atma-nirbharta through maintaining the in-village components of village water supply system.
Riga ZPM Tarik Tatin advised the trainees to make the best of this opportunity and develop quality skills. (DIPRO)