Prime Minister Narendra Modi has virtually launched a path-breaking scheme “Atma Nirbhar Uttar Pradesh Rojgar Abhiyan” in Uttar Pradesh. The scheme aims to generate employment for the migrant workers of the state who recently returned from other states. The scheme has been launched in 31 districts of Uttar Pradesh constituting more than 25,000 returnee migrant workers.
Atma Nirbhar Uttar Pradesh Rojgar Abhiyan is an unique initiative of the Uttar Pradesh government to generate employment, promote local entrepreneurship and create partnership with Industrial associations and other organizations to facilitate employment opportunities to the returnee migrant workers. The launch event witnessed the participation of villages across all districts of Uttar Pradesh through the Common Service Centers and Krishi Vigyan Kendras while maintaining the rules of social distancing in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.
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- Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh: Yogi Aditya Nath; Governor: Anandiben Patel.