Big News- As we all know that ‘Captain Smart Connect Scheme (CSCS)’ to provide 50 lakh smartphone to the youth of Punjab has been announced. Once again the Punjab Congress president Capt Amarinder Singh announced to give jobs to one member of each family ‘berozgari bhatta’ (unemployment allowance) to jobless youth within 100 days of a Congress government coming to power with a campaign ‘Har Ghar To Ikk Captain’ (HGC) on Tuesday. Besides this, it has also announced to Drug-Free Youth in Punjab.
One Job for Each Family Jobless Youth – Captain Amarinder Singh
- The registration has started from 30 November 2016 and it will continue until the end of the 20 December 2016.
- Under this massive registration campaign, an unemployment allowance card will be provided via a unique id that an SMS sent to the address on the card will be able to turn on and it will send a 4-digit code and then he will be able to write back of his card. A budget of Rs. 10,000 core has been kept separately.
- The state will implement this scheme within 100 days of taking office by Capt Amarinder Singh.
Capt Amarinder Singh said that – “the main aim is to provide a job to the one person from each family. In this direction, until providing employment, an unemployment allowance of Rs. 2500/- will be given upto 36 months. In this campaign, about 22 lakh verified forms had been registered. while Captain Smart Connect 1.5 lakh has been registered so far”.