KUPWARA, March 12: A move to curb unemployment and provide employment to hundreds others in the district, the district administration today held a job fair at degree college KUPWARA.Hundreds of youth thronged to the place to get jobs and were counseled about the job opportunities and new schemes of the government.

“The educated unemployed youth get awareness about the different schemes of the government and its benefits. The main aim is to aware youth about the government schemes and also help them to start their own industries. This job fair also helps the educated youth to get job in a corporate outside state and start a good carrier,” Said Shabnam Arif, district officer.

The deputy Commissioner KUPWARA, Anshul Garag,himself visited the spot and took stock of the program. The officers of the concerned departments also informed the DC about their schemes and the beneficiaries.The district industries and center kupwara, officer,

Sharafat Rubani said that “This job fair is about to aware people of the schemes of department industries department along with the other government departments. It helps the youth to get loans and start  industries, whether micro or medium businesses in the area. It helps the owners of the industries to provide job opportunities to hundreds others”.