The fourth phase of the recruitment drive "Rozgar Mela" for 10 lakh youth was launched today through video conferencing in 45 centres located across the country by the Hon'ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi. During the function, appointment letters were handed over to 71,000 newly recruited persons.
On this occasion, Hon'ble Prime Minister also addressed these newly appointed persons through virtual mode.This is an important step in fulfilling the Prime Minister's continued commitment to provide employment opportunities to the youth and to ensure the welfare of the citizens.
As per the instructions of the Prime Minister, all the Ministries and Departments are working towards filling the existing vacancies against the sanctioned posts in mission mode.In Punjab, one such mega event was organized at Patiala Locomotive Works (PLW), Patiala.
During this "Rozgar Mela" organized at PLW, Patiala, Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas and Minister of Housing and Urban Affairs , Hon'ble Hardeep Singh Puri distributed appointment letters to 56 newly recruited people from Punjab and adjoining areas.
Among the 56 newly recruited people, 17 are the girls. Of these, 33 newly appointed people have been given appointment in PLW Patiala, 15 in Defence Department, 4 in Education department, 3 in Punjab Gramin bank & 1 in Home Affairs .These recruitments are done by the Central Ministries and Departments themselves and through recruitment agencies like UPSC, SSC, Railway Recruitment Board.
For speedy recruitment, the selection processes have been simplified .The newly appointed young men and women gathered for the appointment letter distribution program, there was great enthusiasm for this mission appointment program of the Hon’ble Prime Minister and they expressed their gratitude to the Prime Minister on getting the appointment.