In a significant development, the Tripura frontier of the Border Security Force (BSF) on Monday organised ‘Rozgar Mela’ for the unemployed youths of the state here at Agartala Shalbagan. Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, inaugurated the Rozgar Mela for 45 youths including 13 for BSF through Video Conference.
The BSF in its press communique on Monday stated that during the ceremony, appointment letters were distributed to the appointees from all across the country to join various ministries/departments of the Government of India at various levels, including CAPF. 42 candidates from Tripura, were given appointment letter for joining BSF, Tripura Gramin bank, EPFO and India Post, it stated.
Union Minister of State for Social Justice & Empowerment Pratima Bhaumik was present in the Rozgar Mela. Besides, DIG(PSO), Officiating IG BSF Frontier HQ Tripura Rajesh Kumar, Chairman of Tripura Gramin Bank Satyendra Singh and Regional P.F. Commissioner Employees Provident fund organisation (EPFO) Rajarshi Chakma among others were also present.
During the Rozgar Mela, Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the new appointees and guardians via Video Conferencing. The candidates showed great enthusiasm and zeal after the interaction with the Prime Minister.