Senapati: District Skill Committee, Senapati under the Office of the Deputy Commissioner, Senapati District organised a District Skill Mela on Thursday at the Multipurpose Hall, Opp. DC Office, Mini- Secretariat Complex.
Speaking on the occasion, Deputy Commissioner, Senapati Mahesh Chaudhari, expressed immense gratitude to the District Skill Committee and all the partners of Thursday’s event. He stated that the importance of skill development has been the concern of the Prime Minister and Chief Minister, Manipur.
He mentioned that Skill Development Orientation Programme that was held last year has been fruitful and benefited the people of Senapati as beginning with six, 45 persons now have got placements in different sectors after attending the said programme.
He further informed that for the construction of the District Skill and Entrepreneur Centre at Maram Khunou, the foundation stone of which was laid by Chief Minister Biren, is on full-swing with the building construction. He also appealed to the students and young entrepreneurs present to take maximum advantage and inputs from the expert.
ADM Mao, M. Kapajit Singh, addressing on the welcome note said that skill has become a very important part in today’s life as it empowers and builds one’s confidence for the future career ahead. He appealed to the young entrepreneurs and students of Senapati to get many valuable information as possible from the mela. He also applauded the District Administration and the organisers for the programme.
In today’s event, Dr. Navanath Sharia from IIIT Senapati, Manipur presented a PPT on the awareness on the application of Drone Technology and Educational Opportunities at IIIT Senapati, Manipur.
NIELIT Senapati Extension Centre also demonstrated the Internet of Things (IoT).
Career guidance in Defence Sector was presented by Major Nikhil Bishnoi, 33AR.
Testimonies were also shared by Leshini Krechena, Adakho Kaisa Maheo and Kehrii Mariiphro on the career opportunity within India and Overseas in different sectors.
EYE project by MANEDA on loan assistance for entrepreneurs was also introduced.
Later, there was an active interaction session followed by an inspection of stalls.
In total, 18 stalls consisting of IIIT Senapati, CAU, JACEEX, CIPET, NIELIT, Go, Aviator, KVK Senapati, KVK Imphal East, OZONE, JCRE, Entrepreneurs Associate, Skill Traders, MANEDA, AMYAA NGO, 33 Assam Rifles, VDVKs, Emporium, Times PRO ICICI Bank, Agriculture Department were opened and also they were today’s Mela Partners.
The programme was attended by SDOs, DLOs, NGOs, Young Entrepreneurs, Youth and Students.