Amritsar: Janardhan Sharma co-convener , media cell BJP Punjab was all appreciative for providing funds for skill development and drugs rehabilitation centers in the budget presented in the Punjab legislative assembly , by finance minister Parminder Singh Dhindsa. He called these provisions vital for the youth of the state.
He said that providing 550 crores for skill development among the youth will help them to get ready to be the part of economic revival under the NDA government led by PM Narendra Modi the signs of which are already visible as Index of Industrial Production has shown 4.1% growth that was reeling negatively from many months under the UPA government.
The job opportunities will be immense in the years to come. With the introduction of this skill development scheme, the youth of Punjab will also become part of “ Skill , Scale and Speed ,” mantra of Narendra Modi. With better infra structure that exists in Punjab it will get the maximum in the revival of economy. On the provision of rupees 100 crore for the development of state of art drug rehabilitation centers, Janardhan Sharma said that NDA government at center and in the state are concerned about the menace of drugs and committed to eradicate it from the state.
These centers will help the drug addicted youth to get out of this menace and will enable them to join the social mainstream. He appreciated 50 crore provision from the central government in the budget for drug de-addiction purpose and thanked finance minister Arun Jaitley for this gesture.