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NSDC, Rise India to set up driving skill centre in Chhapra

Our Bureau New Delhi | Updated on January 16, 2018 Published on October 14, 2016

The National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) and Rise India, a strategic investment firm, have tied up to launch the first centre to impart driving skills in Chhapra, Bihar. The centre will be inaugurated on Monday by Nitin Gadkari, Minister for Road Transport and Highways and Shipping, and Rajiv Pratap Rudy, Minister of State for Skill Development & Entrepreneurship.

Rise India said in a release that it was collaborating with companies, such as Tata Motors, Ola, and Shri Ram Transporting in this public-private partnership to boost driving training and generate employment in the driving sector.

The organisation plans to set up over 50 centres in States, such as Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Uttarakhan, Jharkhand, Tamil Nadu, Karnataka and Rajasthan, the release added.

Published on October 14, 2016
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