MRPL Kaushal Vikas Kendra launched ;
first batch of 60 to be trained by NTTF
And so Kaushal Vikas Kendra of, Mangalore Refinery and Petrochemicals Limited (MRPL) was : inaugurated on Sunday at Mangaluru by Mr Nalin Kumar Kateel, MP, Dakshina Kannada, in the presence of Mr Mohiuddin Bawa, MLA Mangalore North and other elected representatives, The senior Management of MRPL led by Mr H Kumar, MD, other invited noticeables villagers of adjoining villages of Chelaru and Soorinje and members of Team MRPL.
Speaking at the function Mr Nalin Kumar Kateel emphasized the need to light the lamp of prosperity and knowledge in every home and every village drawing from the Vision of Gandhiji, Father of the Nation and Swami Vivekananda who pointed out every person as a unit for the nation building.
Complimenting MRPL on launching MRPL Kaushal Vikas Kendra, he said this was a wonderful opportunity for talented youth to further their career.
He pointed that the Central government under PM Narendra Modi is committed to building and transforming India and therefore the emphasis on many schemes such as Swachh Bharat Mission, Skill India, Digital India, Start up India , and Make in India.
Mr Mohiuddin Bawa said that he will support MRPL Kaushal Vikas Kendra (MRPL KVK) as it will generate more job opportunities to the unemployed youth in the region. He promised help in sanctioning 10 acres of land for setting up the MRPL Kaushal VIkas Kendra for the benefit of people of Dakshina Kannada.
Mr H Kumar, Managing Director, elaborated on the Skilling Programme announced on the occasion. "The first batch of 60 youth will be trained in partnership with NTTF in two trades : Industrial Electrician and CNC Operator-Turning. In this batch youth within the age group of 17 yrs to 25 years with eligibility of 12th/ITI will be trained in industrial electrician and those with 10th Pass/ 12th Pass or fail, will be trained in CNC Operator-Turning.
All expenses including food, lodging, tutorial expenses, clothing in the form of uniform, will be borne by MRPL Kaushal Vikas Kendra. On successful completion, Certification at Level 3, under Capital Goods Sector Skill Council, will be issued and candidates with no mobility constraint will be placed by NTTF."
Mr Kumar assured MRPL's commitment to support the national development schemes of the Government of India. MRPL KVK launch testifies to the same, he said. He also announced that MRPL has got the approval to launch a start up fund of Rs.10 Crores which will be used to support the new ventures/ startups of the youth.
According to Emi Iyalla , "Skills make dreams happen. They build economies. They make people rich and famous. In today's world, the demands for skills are staggering. Government, business and individuals have too much to achieve, their goals are huge. They are constantly, and I do mean constantly, looking for people with the right skills. People that can get the job done."