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Over 669,576 students placed under ISDS: Ajay Tamta
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Mar '17
Close to 669,576 students have been placed under Integrated Skill Development Scheme (ISDS), said Ajay Tamta, minister of state, textiles. So far, an amount of Rs 735.99 crore has been released to implementing agencies under ISDS. As per the Management Information System of ISDS, a total of 54,787 persons were trained during last three years in Karnataka.

Over 42,691 persons have been provided placement in Karnataka in the last three years, said Tamta in a written reply to a Rajya Sabha question.

In another reply, Tamta said, "Skills development needs of the artisans are addressed through two schemes of office of development commissioner (handicrafts), namely Human Resource Development and Design and Technical Development Scheme."

"In addition, under Cluster Scheme, i.e., Ambedkar Hastshilp Vikas Yojana, skill upgradation and design training are provided for holistic upliftment of handicraft artisans. These programmes are implemented throughout the country, including in states in the North Eastern Region. Training is provided through established institutions, Guru Shishya Parampara model, Design & Technical Development Workshops and Integrated Design & Technical Development Projects," he added. (KD)

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