Army's job fair helps unemployed Kashmiri youth
Indian Army conducted a job fair and career counseling event for the educated unemployed youths of Gujjarpatti Lolab valley in Kupwara, a district in North Kashmir.
The experts held intensive discussion and explained the importance of peaceful life with dignity.
Interestingly, nine boys were given job offers by agencies and they will be placed all across the Kashmir valley in various sectors.
"In order to prevail peace in the Valley, we have given job appointments to the nine youth in different sectors like hotel industry, Petrol Pumps, Cotton industries across India.
This will help them lead a good life with their family," Mahajan told ANI.
"We are very thankful that they have given us a good opportunity.
We belong to a family that cannot afford things that they have provided us.
This job opportunity will help our family to grow," Shabir Ahmad, a beneficiary said.
Khurshid Malik, Member Block development Council, Sogam Lolab thanked Indian Army for the initiative and providing new opportunities to the youth of Kashmir.