Panaji, Jul 6 : Highlighting the significance of Career Oriented Courses in life, Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant has appealed students to choose academic career courses after completion of education to get gainful employment.
Speaking after felicitating meritorious students at a function organized by Parent Teacher Association and Government High School, Navelim, Sankhali, on Friday, the Chief Minister said Dr Pramod Sawant emphasized that students need to strive hard to achieve quality education and also set their goal to achieve the desired target to eradicate unemployment.
Congratulating the meritorious students, the Chief Minister complimented teachers and PTA members for taking efforts to impart quality education and to ensure the success of the students.
He said the government was making every effort to encourage agro-based industry in the state and was encouraging youth to venture into enterprises like pottery, coir, honey bee farming for self employment.
Dr Sawant said government was making the effort to encourage self employment and urged people to come forward to avail benefit under various schemes.
SSC meritorious students were felicitated at the hands of Chief Minister on the occasion. Government High School and PTA were also felicitated the Chief Minister on the occasion. (UNI)