The Delhi Police has launched a new scheme “YUVA” to improve the image of the police among common man. The objective of the scheme is to provide certain skills to bring the youth of the country on right path.
YUVA – skill development program is an initiative by Delhi Police under Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana. Under this program, skill development training centers will be opened by the Delhi police in the police stations to build up people’s confidence and faith in police department.
Under YUVA skill development program, around 2,269 candidates have been selected to be trained in 45 skills in the next three months by 36 training partners. Therefore, a total of 32 police station buildings have been identified where Skill Development Centers will be opened as soon as possible.
YUVA – Skill Development Program
The aim of this initiative is to connect with youth by upgrading their skills as per the requirement of society. This program will help youths to get a fruitful employment under Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana under the Ministry of Skill Development.
For providing mass job link skill training for the selected candidates, Delhi police has tied up with National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) and Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) under Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY).
National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) will provide skill training to the youth under ‘Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojna’ (PMKVY) and CII will provide job linked training through its Sector Skill Councils who are connected to industry for selected candidate.
According to the official notification, the youth in the age of 17-25 years will be selected from all 13 districts by Delhi police. The selected candidates for this training will be belongs from different category particularly from the underprivileged colonies such as School dropouts, Juvenile offenders, Victims of crimes and families in dire state due to incarceration of the bread earner of the family.
This is a good initiative by the Delhi police to make youth employable and establish connection with the youth and community. Through this program Delhi police will go a long way in building a positive image among citizens.