Srinagar: Bombay Stock Exchange Institute Limited here on Monday started its fist skill development training course in Police Public School, Bemina.
The six-day course for the wards of police martyrs, personnel and students of the school was inaugurated by Additional Director General of Police (Coordination) PHQ, SJM Gillani.
The course is organized by Bombay Stock Exchange Institute Ltd (BIL) in pursuance of an MoU signed between Jammu and Kashmir Police and BIL to help wards of police martyrs, serving and retired police personnel in creation of employability, skills and sustainable livelihood. The course is focused on enhancing the skills of the trainees and provides them an insight about the current scenario of insurance and financial markets which will help them to choose their profession in these fields.
IGP Kashmir, Vijay Kumar, DIG CKR, Amit Kumar, SSP APCR Junaid Mehmood,SSP Javaid Ahmed Dar, AIG (Wel-Comm) PHQ, Manoj Kumar, Sanjay Kumar and Rajesh Joisher, experts from BIL, Principal Police Public School, Bemina, Tazim Wahidi and other senior police officers, staff of PPS Bemina were present at the inaugural function.
Speaking on the occasion, ADGP (Coordination) said that Police Headquarters has been continuously focusing on the welfare measures for the next of kin of police martyrs, serving and retired personnel and their family members. He said that on the directions and personal interests of Director General of Police J&K, an MOU was signed between JK Police and BSE under which BIL institute is providing skilling development courses for the wards of martyrs, serving, retired police personnel.
Gillani said that in today’s modern times besides traditional educational systems skilled training courses are of utmost importance and added that this programme is an effort to provide skilled training to these wards to increase their employability. He advised the trainees to take full advantage of this opportunity and change lives for better. More such courses will be organized in future also, he added.
AIG (Welfare/Comm) PHQ, Manoj Kumar while speaking on the occasion said that Police headquarters in recent past has introduced many welfare schemes for the J&K Police personnel, wards of serving, martyr and retired police personnel besides for SPOs. He said that MoU with Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) Institute Limited is an effort to provide expertise to the wards of police personnel in the insurance and financial sectors. These short courses will expand the opportunities for the trainees in different fields, he added.
Sanjay Kumar, an expert from BIL Institute briefed about the course. He said that during the course the trainees will be educated about the insurance and financial sectors and added that it will help them to get better jobs in future. At the end of the course the trainees will be given the certificates, and will be registered as Point of Sales Persons(PoSP) and will be able to sell insurance products and start earnings from it,he added. Principal Police Public school Tazim Wahidi presented vote of thanks.