RAJOURI: . In its endeavour to channelize resourceful energy of youth in constructive manner Rashtriya Raifles conducted vocational training on welding and machine cutting for unemployed youth hailing from village Balakote. The training was conducted by a Rashtriya Rifles Battalion under the aegis of Romeo Force at Basoni which was attended by seven youth. The aim of the training was to enable the youth for self employment.
Mohd Basarat Khan said that these kind of training give opportunities to young section of society to set up their own small business and help them earn their livelihood leading to better financial status of society. Zakir Husain, one of the participants thanked the army for having trained them and told that this is an excellent opportunity for us to learn new skills through first hand training and thereafter use this skill to supplement our income. People lauded their efforts of the Rashtriya Rifles unit in enabling and empowering the local youth through this training programme.