PESHAWAR -- Khyber Pakthunkhwa Chief Minister Mahmood Khan here Tuesday said the government has launched multifaceted 'Kamyab Jawan Programme (KJP)' for socioeconomic empowerment of youth and provide dignified jobs to them.
Addressing a function here, the chief minister said KJP was a landmark initiative of Prime Minister Imran Khan that would help provide dignified jobs to youth besides enhancing educational skills of students.
The chief minister said majority of the country's population was comprised of youth and allocation of Rs100 billion for youth loans under this programme would immensely help provide dignified jobs to thousands of youth, graduate and post-graduate students in their selected fields.
The government has accorded highest priorities for socioeconomic empowerment of women by allocating Rs25 billion out of total amount for women in KJP to help them on financial front besides taking full advantage of their potential.
Approximately, one million youth of Pakistan including Khyber Pakthunkhwa would be directly benefited from KJP.
The chief minister said future of the country rest...