MP govt says more than 1.25 lakh job letters issued at `Rozgar Panchayat 2018'
Over 1.25 lakh persons got job offers in the private sector during these `employment meets', said state Skill Development and Employment Generation Board chairman Hemant Deshmukh.
The government also handed over cheques of amounts ranging from Rs 1 lakh to Rs 2 crore to around 60,000 persons for starting their own businesses during the meets, he said. "Employment and self-employment meets were organized in all 51 districts under Rozgar Panchayat," he told PTI.
But the Congress said the government was fooling the youth. "Rozgar Panchayat 2018 was a sham, another move of the state government to fool unemployed youths," Congress spokesperson Bhupendra Gupta said.
Over one lakh persons who have cleared online tests of various government departments for posts such as computer operators, survey assistants, and accountants in the last three years have not been taken in service yet, he alleged.
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