Govt to Set Up More E-Rozgaar Centers Across Punjab
Those under progress are located in Nankana Sahib, Pakpattan, Jhang, Chakwal, Rajanpur and Bahawalnagar, while Taunsa, DG Khan and Rahimyar Khan centers have already been completed.
Chairing a meeting at National Hockey Stadium Lahore on Thursday, the minister told that around 64,000 youngsters have already been trained under the project, allowing them to start their own businesses and find more employment opportunities.
He also announced a mega freelancing convention in Lahore for the youth, while adding that a total of Rs 870 million has been allocated for the e-Rozgaar project, out of which Rs 180 million has been allocated in this year’s budget.
PITB will also provide technical assistance to public sector colleges and universities to establish similar centers on campuses premises to facilitate the students.