Right to Skills’ Development to youth


Chhattisgarh has become the first state in India to provide Right to Skills’ Development to the youth.

This was said by Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh after he flagged off 15 Skill Chariots to launch the government’s‘Skills on Wheels’ project in Chhattisgarh.The chariots are aimed to spread awareness about the project. They will tour 13 districts in the first phase and the remaining 14 districts in the second phase.

Chhattisgarh is the first state in the country to provide Right to Skills’ Development to the youth here. Around 2.7 lakh youth has already been employed in several fields. Trained individuals have also been working in cities like Bengaluru and Chennai.

The Central Government’s ‘Skills on Wheels’ scheme will enhance the skills of the rural youth and help them become self-employed.