Prime Minister Narendra Modi will distribute over 70,000 appointment letters to newly inducted recruits today, July 22. PM Modi will also address the new appointees under Rozgar Mela today at 10:30 am via video conferencing.

Saying that the government is committed to providing maximum employment opportunities, a social media post of the prime minister said: “Our government is committed to provide maximum employment opportunities to the young talents of the country. In this direction, employment fairs have created an important identity for themselves. In the next episode of this fair, today at 10.30 am, we will have the privilege of distributing more than 70,000 appointment letters through video conferencing.”

The Rozgar Mela, as per an official statement, will be held at 44 locations across the country. The recruitments are taking place across central government departments, state governments and Union Territories supporting this initiative. 

The new recruits, selected from across the country will be joining the government in various ministries, departments including department of revenue, department of financial services, department of posts, department of school education, department of higher education, ministry of defence, ministry of health and family welfare, central public sector undertakings, department of water resources, department of personnel and training and ministry of home affairs.

The Rozgar Mela is a step towards fulfillment of the commitment of PM Modi to accord the highest priority to employment generation. The Rozgar Mela is expected to act as a catalyst in further employment generation and provide meaningful opportunities to the youth for their empowerment and participation in national development.

The newly inducted appointees, the official statement added, are also getting an opportunity to train themselves through Karmayogi Prarambh, an online module on iGOT Karmayogi portal, where more than 580 e-learning courses have been made available for ‘anywhere any device’ learning format.