Hon’ble PM launches Rozgar Mela today
71000 new recruits of various Central Govt departments received appointment letters
Rozgar Mela events held at 45 locations pan India
In Southern Railway, Rozgar Mela events were held in Chennai, Tiruchchirappalli, Palakkad and Thiruvananthapuram
Hon’ble Union Ministers participated in Rozgar Mela events and distributed appointment letters to new recruits
Shri Narendra Modi, Hon’ble Prime Minister of India launched Rozgar Mela today, 13th April 2023. Rozgar Mela – recruitment drive is a flagship programme launched in October 2022 to provide job opportunities for 10 lakh youth in various Central Govt Ministries/departments. Today, in the fourth tranche of Rozgar Mela, 71000 new recruits from across 45 locations pan India received their letters of appointment for various Central govt jobs. The Prime Minister also addressed these appointees on the occasion and urged them to contribute effectively to Nation building.
Rozgar Mela events in Southern Railway
Southern Railway organized the Rozgar Mela programmes in Chennai and Tiruchchirappalli (Tamil Nadu) and in Thiruvananthapuram and Palakkad (Kerala). 200 fresh recruits received the appointment letters at each of the above locations for induction in various posts in Central Govt. Ministries/Departments.
Shri John Barla, Hon’ble Minister of State for Minority Affairs participated in the function held in Chennai at Dr. Ambedkar Arangam, Konnur High Road ICF Colony, Chennai . The Minister interacted with the new appointees and distributed appointment letters to 25 personnel who are among the 237 new appointees who received the appointment letters in Chennai today.
Shri Ajay Bhatt, Hon’ble Minister of State for Defence & Tourism participated in the function held in Tiruchirappalli at Rail Mahal, Trichy. The Minister interacted with the new appointees and distributed appointment letters to 25 personnel who are among the 243 new appointees who received the appointment letters in Trichy today.
At Thiruvananthapuram, the Rozgar Mela was held at Rail Kalyana Mandapam, Thampanoor. Shri V.Muraleedharan, Hon’ble Union Minister of State for External Affairs & Parliamentary Affairs participated and distributed the appointment letters to 25 personnel among 210 appointees who received their appointment letters in Thiruvananthapuram. He also interacted with the new recruits.
At Palakkad, Shri Shri A. Narayanaswamy, Hon’ble Minister of State for Social Justice and Empowerment participated and distributed the appointment letters to 25 personnel among 200 appointees who received their appointment letters at Rail Kalyana Mandapam, Palakkad. He also interacted with the new recruits.
The appointees expressed happiness about joining Central Govt jobs and serving the Nation. They also gave positive feedback about the transparent, simplified and tech-enabled selection process.
The new recruits, selected from across the country, will join various positions/posts under Government of India like Train Manager, Station Master, Sr. commercial cum Ticket Clerk, Inspector, Sub Inspectors, Constable, Stenographer, Junior Accountant, Postal Assistant, Income Tax Inspector, Tax Assistant, Sr Draughtsman, JE/Supervisor, Assistant Professor, Teacher, Librarian, Nurse, Probationary Officers, PA, MTS, among others.
Selfie standees were placed at the event venues and the new appointees enthusiastically posed for photographs with their appointment letters.
Shri R.N. Singh, General Manager, Shri Kaushal Kishore, Additional General Manager, Southern Railway, Shri B.G. Mallya, General Manager, Integral Coach Factory, Shri Ganesh, DRM, Chennai participated in the Rozgar Mela events held in Chennai. Divisional Railway Managers of Palakkad, Thiruvananthapuram and Tiruchchirappalli participated in the events held in their respective venues. Senior officials from other Central Govt. departments such as ISRO, Banks, Border Security Force, CRPF, Department of Posts, Geographical Survey of India, attended the Rozgar events held in all the four locations in Southern Railway.
Rozgar Mela is a flagship programme launched by Hon’ble Prime Minister to provide job opportunities for the youth and ensuring welfare of citizens. As per the directions of the Prime Minister, all Ministries and Departments are working towards filling up existing vacancies against sanctioned posts in Mission Mode.The entire target of providing 10 lakh jobs will be completed in a time bound manner.
Recruitment will take place across 38 Ministries and Departments of the Government of India and their PSUs/Autonomous Bodies etc. Recruitments are being made by Ministries/Departments either by themselves or through Recruiting agencies such as UPSC, Staff Selection Commission (SSC). Recruitment for Railways is done by Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) and Railway Recruitment Cell (RRC). SSC is the major recruitment agency for central government posts