National High Speed Rail Corporation Limited (NHSRCL) in association with Rural Development and Self Employment Training Institute (RUDSET) is working towards income generation activities for project affected families. Under this programme, a Computer Hardware and Networking Programme for prospective youths have been started at RUDSET institute, Nadiad where 28 youths are getting benefitted from 45-day skill development training programme.
As per the release NHSRCL’s land acquisition process in not limited to payment of compensation, R&R assistance, but also includes skill development, training enhancement for income restoration and development of livelihood for the project affected persons. The training is underway at RUDSET where the youths are getting skill development which help them to create livelihood on their own.
A number of similar training programmes including mobile repairing, beauty parlour, bike repairing are planned to be carried out in various villages along the MAHSR Corridor. After the training, RUDSET ensures that trained youth develop their own enterprises. Since RUDSET is sponsored by two banks, they also help them in getting loans. Handholding done for at least two years till the candidate gets established.