Itanagnagar: Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister
Nabam Tuki today announced constituting the Arunachal Pradesh
Employment Generation Council (APEG) and Arunachal Pradesh
Skills Development Council (APSDC) to facilitate the youths to
develop their skills and to find gainful employment.
Addressing the silver jubilee celebration of Statehood
Day at Indira Gandhi Park here this morning, Tuki said that
the most important focus of his government was to create
sufficient job opportunities through development of hydro
power, tourism, IT sectors and creating avenues for self
employment through development of agriculture and its allied
"We propose to bring a new sports policy so as to
encourage our youths to participate in national and
international sports events and I am planning seriously to
bring out a new scheme CM’s Youth Development Scheme to
channelize the unlimited energy and talents of
the youths for constructive work," he said.
He said, the state government would take full advantage
in implementing the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment
Programme to provide legal guarantee to the work seekers and
secure the livelihood of the people in rural areas.
"For effective food security, the state government is
contemplating to streamline the public distribution system
(PDS) by establishing FCI depots in all district headquarters
and will launch e-PDS software application," he disclosed.