Jammu: 01 September 2016 : Army conducted a course for imparting training for handling of JCB from 01 August to 31 August 2016 at Kishtwar. 26 unemployed youth of age group 18 to 25 from Kishtwar and nearby areas attended the training programme and benefited. The training was aimed to train and generate options for self employment for unemployed youth.
On completion of the course proficiency certificates were distributed to the participants. The unit is also facilitating these trainees to obtain a driving license from ARTO office at Kishtwar subject to their passing the test at ARTO. This initiative by the Army shall facilitate these young men to seek jobs in various infrastructure projects planned in Kishtwar district. This initiative by the Army was highly appreciated by the youths and locals who thanked the Army for providing such unique platform for creating Job opportunities.