KATHMANDU: The Prime Minister Employment Programme is to be initiated from Bhaktapur. Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli is scheduled to inaugurate the programme in Bhaktapur on June 7.
A total of Rs 24.6 million has been allocated for the programme in Bhaktapur district, comprising four municipalities — Changunarayan, Bhaktapur, Madhyapur Thimi and Surya Binayak, as per lawmaker Mahesh Basnet.
A total of 400 people from Surya Binayak, 910 from Changunarayan and 76 from Madhyapur Thimi have applied for the programme.
The programme will be launched at different intervals in various districts. As per the programme, the government has already established ‘Employment Service Centre’ at all local bodies to collect data of unemployed youths.
The Ministry of Labour, Employment and Social Security has plans to identify unemployed youths and provide them employment based on their skills.
Written by Sandeep Sen
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