The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi addressed the National Rozgar Mela via video conferencing on 28th October, 2023. He distributed more than 51,000 appointment letters to newly inducted recruits in various Government departments and organizations. The new recruits selected from across the country will join various positions/posts in various ministries under Government of India. The newly inducted appointees will also be able to train themselves through Karmayogi Prarambh, an online module on iGOT Karmayogi portal, where more than 750 e-learning courses have been made available for ‘anywhere any device’ learning format. 37 places of the country were connected with the Rozgar Mela during the Prime Minister’s address.
Addressing the gathering, the Prime Minister remarked that, this Rozgar Mela is a pre-Diwali gift to the family of newly inducted recruits. The Prime Minister remarked that the government is committed to providing the right opportunities for the talent and energy of the youth to achieve the resolutions of a developed India. He specially mentioned about the restructuring of selection procedure for recruitment in various government jobs.
The Rozgar Mela in North-eastern region was hosted by N. F. Railway in Siliguri, Guwahati and Dimapur. Shri Sarbananda Sonowal, Union Minister of Ports, Shipping & Waterways and Ayush handed over the appointment letters to the newly selected candidates at Maligaon, Guwahati in presence of Smt. Queen Oja, MP/Guwahati and senior railway officials. Shri Rameswar Teli, Union Minister of State in the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas & Ministry of Labour and Employment handed over the appointment letters at Dimapur. Shri Nisith Pramanik, Minister of State in the Ministry of Home Affairs, Sports & Youth Affairs, Govt of India distributed the appointment letters at Siliguri programme.Of over 51,000 appointment orders in various departments, more than 14,000 are from Railways. In Guwahati 101, Dimapur 110 and in Siliguri 68 appointment letters were handed over to the newly appointed candidates.
While addressing at Guwahati, the Union Minister congratulated the newly recruited youths, urged them to work hard with dedication to make India Atmanirbhar. He mentioned that, Rozgar Mela had created a new energy among the youths. The Minister also thanked N. F. Railway for hosting the Rozgar Mela.
The Rozgar Mela is a step towards the fulfillment of the commitment of the Prime Minister to accord the highest priority to employment generation. The Rozgar Mela is expected to act as a catalyst in further employment generation and provide meaningful opportunities to the youth for their empowerment and participation in national development.