Congress leader Kadfeen Choudhary on Friday termed the spiraling unemployment in Srinagar’s Amira Kadal a cause of concern, stating youth of the constituency deserve better and secured jobs.
Kadfeen while interacting with several delegations of youth assured them that a comprehensive road map shall be implemented to address the issue of joblessness in Amira Kadal constituency.
He added that a majority of the Kashmir’s business establishments are situated in Amira Kadal itself and that once Congress comes to power, it will make it mandatory for these business houses to give preference to local youth of Amira Kadal constituency during the recruitment process.
He said that despite being a centre of state’s capital-Srinagar, the potential of Amira Kadal continues to remain untapped and unexplored so far. He said instead of running after the merge government jobs, the youth of the constituency could be provided special packages so that they could establish their own business units and earn a very decent livelihood.
Kadfeen added that once Congress comes to power, it will take up matter with the shopping mall owners and other big business establishments that while recruiting staff, preference has to be given to local educated youth from Amira Kadal constituency.
He said that the time is not far when in real terms, Amira Kadal will get rid of the exploitation and a new era of prosperity is ushered in.