Ranchi: Chief Minister Hemant Soren inaugurated the Jharniyojan Portal in the Chief Minister’s Chamber located in the Jharkhand Legislative Assembly. Through the http://jharniyojan. jharkhand.gov.in portal created by the Department of Labour Planning, Training and Skill Development, the government will try to provide a platform to employers and candidates looking for employment.
Employers can share information about their business and manpower related to it on the portal. Candidates for employment Concerned can also fill the application after registering. With the objective of providing employment opportunities to the unemployed youths of the state at the local level, the “Employment of Local Candidates Act 2021 in the Private Sector of Jharkhand State” has been passed by the Government of Jharkhand, and according to the notification of the rules related to the implementation of the Act.
After this, this act was effective from 12 September 2022 in the entire state of Jharkhand. This Act applies to all such establishments which are in the private sector and where 10 or more than 10 workforces are working. All such establishments have to register themselves on this portal.
From the date of effect of the Act, if any vacancy is removed by all the establishments to which this Act applies, 75 percent local (Jharkhand) will have to be appointed in the appointment of posts up to Rs 40,000 salary.
The youth of Jharkhand who wants to take advantage of this act will have to register on the employment portal. If the local companies are informed about the shortage of manpower with necessary skills at the local level, then the provision has been made under the Act to make the local youth eligible by training them in relation to the necessary skills.
Although there is a provision of punishment under the act, but in order to discharge their social and moral responsibilities towards the state of Jharkhand, local companies and employers are expected to voluntarily comply with the act and provide employment opportunities to local youths/women.
Minister Satyanand Bhokta, Giridih MLA Sudivya Kumar, Secretary to Chief Minister Vinay Kumar Choubey, Secretary Labour Department Rajesh Kumar Sharma and other officials of Labour Department were present on the occasion.