We have advantage over other countries demographically. This is because India has burgeoning youth population . Its potential is yet to be tapped . To give a competitive edge we need to provide literacy and skill . We need to educate them and give a right mindset so that India is put on manufacturing skyline.
Skilling India is one of the important programmes started by government .It was launched on 15 July 2015 to make youth self reliant. It aims to bring proactiveness and self worth in youth . It is estimated that India will be home to maximum number of young Turks within ten years. Skill India is an effort on part of government to give youth self respect and fair share . Rural youth gets special attention when we talk about skilling India. After all agriculture has a major share in India’s GDP. India is taking giant steps towards becoming manufacturing giant based on progressive schemes started by government.
Skill India portfolio begins with empowering polytechnic colleges and vocational college. Polytechnic colleges are given mandate to take entrepreneurs at a new level. Today many industries are actively participating in skilling India programme. Companies like Oracle and google have announced their foray into skill India. Oracle has promised to open outlet to train youth. This initiative by government will bring about a positive change . Growth is guaranteed for strong youth. Indians will see many changes in job front in coming years.