Minister for Youth Services and Sports, Moulvi Imran Raza Ansari informed the House that Government has launched a number of schemes to tackle the un-employment problem with special emphasis on employment in private sector, self employment and skill development for enhancing employability of the youth.
Replying to a question by Mr. Mohammad Akbar Lone, the Minister said that 4346 income generating units under Seed Capital Fund Scheme, 791 units under Youth Start Up Loan Scheme, 2121 units under National Minority Development Finance Corporation and 688 income generating units have been established so for in the State to tackle the un-employment problem.
The Minister in reply to the supplementaries assured that Government would take requisite steps to strictly implement the employment schemes including Udaan and Himayat in the State so that the benefits of these reach the un-employed educated youth well in time.
Mr. Vikar Rasool, Er. Abdul Rashid, Mr. M. Y. Tarigami, Mr. Mubarak Gul and Mr. Mohammad Altaf Kaloo raised supplementaries on the main question.
2015 Kashmir Despatch