Mohali, February 8, 2020: The mega self employment cum Loan Mela was organized by the District Bureau of Employment and Enterprise (DBEE), S. A. S. Nagar (Department of Employment Generation and Training), Punjab, on February 7, at the District Administrative Complex, S. A. S. Nagar.
In his address on the occasion, the Deputy Commissioner exhorted the modern day youth to go in for starting their own ventures and assured that the District Bureau of Employment and Enterprise would render all possible assistance to them in this regard.
He also said that the one of its kind unique initiative is focussing on the aspect of the skill development with special emphasis on the women self help groups whose manufactured products hogged the highlight. The occasion also brought to the fore various initiatives such as advancing them loans on easy terms being undertaken by the Punjab Government for creating job opportunities for the youth of the State.
The Punjab Skill Development Mission (PSDM), Dairy Development Department, Agriculture, Fisheries, Banks and the Social Security Department and the Horticulture Department participated in the mega event by putting up stalls.
Famous singer and actress Satwinder Bitti rendered an exceptional performance on the occasion. Actor and Anchor Satinder Satti was also present.
Among other dignitaries present on the occasion included the Zila Parishad Chairperson Jaswinder Kaur, ADC Aashika Jain, SDM Mohali Jagdeep Saigal, Assistant Commissioner General Yashpal Sharma, and the District Employment Generation and Training Officer, S. A. S. Nagar Harpreet Kaur Brar.