Union Minister for Agriculture & Farmers’ Welfare, Narendra Singh Tomar has launched “Sahakar Mitra: Scheme on Internship Programme (SIP)” an initiative by National Cooperative Development Cooperation (NCDC).
NCDC has been proactive in delivering innovative solutions to the cooperative sector. The scheme will provide the young professionals with an opportunity for practical exposure and learning from the working of NCDC and cooperatives as a paid intern. Sahakar Mitra would also provide an opportunity for professionals from academic institutions to develop leadership and entrepreneurial roles through cooperatives as Farmers Producers Organizations (FPO).
Important takeaways for all competitive exams:
- Minister of State in the Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare: Parshottam Rupala.
- Managing Director of National Cooperative Development Cooperation: Sundeep Kumar Nayak.