Luxmuni Bai of Kunkuri in Jashpur district of Chhattisgarh is the youngest among six children in her family. She always wanted to do something on her won and be independent. After completing 12th standard she came to the Livelihood College of Jashpur searching for a professional course. She was told that the Livelihood College offered various courses that enable the youths to take up jobs in various industries.
These courses are designed keeping industry requirements in mind.Among various courses, Luxmuni found the course on housekeeping interesting. She thought she could do well in it and therefore she took admission in that course. That decision has proven to be a turning point in her life. She has recently been selected for a job at Raipur.
The Livelihood Colleges are fully residential colleges and the students are given all study materials free of cost. Students from various parts of the state come to these colleges to “I learnt a lot of things during the course. They taught me how to manage housekeeping work efficiently as well as to communicate with people more efficiently. I can feel that my personality has developed a lot and I am very high on confidence.” Luxmuni says.
Luxmuni is happy that she will be able to contribute to her family with her job. She feels that she can now be independent and be proud of herself. A dream that she had always cherished. This dream is now being fulfilled with the help of the training that she has got in the Livelihood College.
Luxmuni is one of the many youths in Chhattisgarh who have been benefited from the skill training provided through the Livelihood Colleges. The skills imparted to these youths have enabled them to meet the job requirements in their respective industries. The youths of Chhattisgarh have been immensely benefited by the various courses offered by the Livelihood College. The emphasis on skill development by the government of Chhattisgarh is in tune with the skill development initiatives by the government of India.
The aim of the Livelihood College is to turn Chhattisgarh into a hub of skilled manpower. The objective of turning the state into a supplier of skilled manpower for the entire country. So far a large number of youths have got employment in various organisations in Chhattisgarh and other parts of India.
Luxmuni has dreams of achieving a lot in her life. She feels that her dreams can be fulfilled with the help of the job in the housekeeping industry. She feels she has potentials for rise in the sector and she can climb higher in her profession with the training and her aptitude. Luxmuni encourages other youths to take up various professional courses in the various industries. She thinks the Livelihood College can be the right destination to prepare for their dream jobs. “This is the right place for youths like us to develop our skills. I would not have been able to pursue my dreams without this opportunity. I am grateful to the Livelihood College for giving me this opportunity.” She say.