LG Manoj Sinha says
“As many as 30,000 government jobs have been provided to the youth in last three years with complete transparency. Certain complaints were received about the irregularities which are being probed. We will ensure stringent punishment to those found guilty,” the LG said, as per KNO.
“The administration has also planned recruitment drive to fill the vacant positions this year.
Self-employment opportunities have been provided to 5.2 lakh young boys and girls under various programmes.
Under the Prime Minister’s Employment Generation Program, Jammu and Kashmir has been successful in establishing 21,640 manufacturing and service units in the last financial year, thereby emerging as the best performing region in the country.
Under this Programme, 1.73 lakh new job opportunities were created, which is the highest among all the states and Union territories of India.”