Hon’ble Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, launched ‘Rozgar Mela’ at different locations over the country on 22ndOctober, 2022, to fill up the vacancies at various departments of central government including Railways. The Prime Minister addressed the newly inducted appointees across the numerous locations virtually and congratulated them for their new assignments. As a part of this ‘Rozgar Mela’ Union Minister of Ports, Shipping & Waterways and Ayush, Shri Sarbananda Sonowal handed over the appointment letters to the newly selected youths at Railway Rang Bhavan Cultural Hall, Guwahati. Around 200 new appointees from various central government departments including Railways, CBDT, BSF, CISF, CBIC, CRPF, Central Bank of India, Postal etc. under Ministry of Finance, Defence, Communication were handed over the appointment letters in the programme. Shri Anshul Gupta, General Manager of N. F. Railway along with senior officials of various government departments was present.
Speaking on the occasion, Shri Sarbananda Sonowal appreciated the initiative of Hon’ble Prime Minister to generate employment for the youth of the country. He further stated that under the dynamic leadership of Shri Narendra Modi India is scaling a new height with Make in India and Atmanirbhar Bharat Abhiyan. Speaking on the occasion, Shri Anshul Gupta, General Manager of N. F. Railway praised the initiative of the central government and thanked for providing the opportunity to N. F. Railway to conduct such a mega event in Guwahati leg.
The newly inducted beneficiaries present expressed their gladness on receiving the appointment letters in such a grand occasion. They extended their heartiest gratitude to the government for making the selection process fair and transparent and providing them the opportunity to serve the people of the nation through their designated duties.
Several Government initiatives have created an ecosystem for entrepreneurship and self-employment. India’s focus on infrastructure and connectivity, have a multiplier effect on country. Besides, various flagship programmes of the Government such as Digital India, Smart City Mission, AMRUT, Housing for All, Infrastructure Development and Industrial Corridors have also significantly contributed towards generating employment opportunities and attracting Investments in various sectors.
As directed by the Prime Minister, 10 lakhs employment opportunities are to be carried out within next 12 months in various central government departments. In the 1st phase, appointment letters were handed over to 75000 newly inducted appointees across the country, who are prepared to join 38 ministries/departments under the Government of India. This will be a significant step of the government towards providing job opportunities for the youth and ensuring the welfare of the citizens.