The Union Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship has signed MoU with Department of Telecommunication (DoT) for Skill Development in Telecom Sector.
The MoU has signed to implement National Action Plan for Skill Development in Telecom Sector.
Under this MoU
- Both signatories will make concerted joint efforts towards skill development by facilitating mobilization of financial support for various activities.
- The financial mobilization will be under the National Ecosystem for Development of Telecom.
- National Institute for Policy Research Innovation and Training (NTIPRT) will be also developed for training and skill upgradation in Telecom.
The Ministry also has launched the Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojna (PMKVY) Rupay ATM Cum Debit card of Bank of India (BoI). This card will be issued to the students with 1 Lac Rupee PA Insurance Cover.