A district-level mega job fair organized in Jagatsinghpur

Report by Kahnu Nanda, Jagatsinghpur: A mega district-level job fair was inaugurated by Paradeep ADM Kanhu Charan Dhir at Adikabi Sarala Das college in Rahama under Tirtol block on Tuesday. The Odisha skill development corporation and Jagatsinghpur district administration jointly organized the fair. More than 446 students of polytechnic, ITI, Diploma and plus three pass out and class 8 participated, few companies, local industries, hospitals, industrial houses from Para dip joined in the fair. Official sources revealed that 131 selected students and job aspirants were given offer letters and 252 students were selected to undergo training for job opportunities.
Speaking at the job fair ADM Mr Dhir laid stress upon the various challenges a student faces seeking a job, he further said that this mega job fair will adopt an integrated approach in addressing the unemployment and employability issues according to their potential and educational qualification.
District employment officer Tapas Kumar Swain briefed about the various industries and companies participating in the event and said that this mega job fair was organized as an endeavor to provide employment opportunities to job seekers in the district, which received good responses among students and unemployed youths.