PM Narendra Modi marks out skill as key weapon in ‘war on poverty’

The mission has set a target to skill 24 lakh workers this year and 40.2 crore workers by 2022.

By: ENS Economic Bureau | New Delhi | Updated: July 16, 2015 4:49 am
Narendra Modi, Skill India Modi, Skill India Mission Modi, Skill India Campaign, Skill India Mission, Modi China, Skill India campaign Launch,Modi latest news, india latest news Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that India has the potential to emerge as the “human resource capital” of the world as China has become a global “manufacturing factory”.

Linking skill development to his government’s “war against poverty”, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said Wednesday that India has the potential to emerge as the “human resource capital” of the world as China has become a global “manufacturing factory”.

“We have to map the requirements of the entire world and then provide human resource to them,” Modi said as he launched the National Mission for Skill Development to “provide the overall institutional framework to rapidly implement and scale up skill development efforts across India”.

The mission has set a target to skill 24 lakh workers this year and 40.2 crore workers by 2022.

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    Balvir Gupta
    Jul 16, 2015 at 5:16 am
    Make in India and skill development are two novel schemes PM Narendra Modi has launched which can bring about economic revolution in the country if implemented actively and honestly. Congress should not indulge in mockeryof these schemes.
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