A fresh batch of 135 aspiring entrepreneurs completed their three-week Entrepreneurship Development Program (EDP) from Jammu and Kashmir Entrepreneurship Development Institute (JKEDI) on Wednesday.
The aspirants were trained in district Kupwara under different training programs. A batch comprising 72 young educated boys and girls were trained under Seed capital Fund Scheme (SCFS) and Youth Startup Loan Scheme (YSLS) being implemented by JKEDI while another batch of 63 aspirants was trained under Himayat Self Employment Scheme at Kupwara. The training program was modelled for manufacturing, services and agro-allied sectors.
On the valedictory function held at TRC Kupwara, District Development Commissioner (DDC), Kupwara Khalid Jahangir participated as chief guest while General Manager DIC, Kupwara, District Officer, Animal Husbandry, District Officer, Sheep Husbandry, Lead Bank Manager, J&K Bank and District Nodal Officer, JKEDI Kupwara besides the trained participants were present.