Shashi Karn Prasad Akela

Placed at:   Aurangabad, BiharSHI KARN PRASAD AKELA

Education:Tech (Information Technology), Muzaffarpur Institute of Technology, Bihar

Prior work experience: 

  • Shashi Karn Prasad has worked with LIC as a Direct Sales Executive. As an IT assistant with the Bihar Prashasnik Sudhar Mission, he also provided computer training to block level officers. He has also trained to be a software developer.

One key work during fellowship

  • Initial interactions with youth made me realize that a majority of them find it difficult to secure jobs
  •  On the other hand funds earmarked for skill development i.e. 10 percent of ACA (IAP) was being returned back unspent.

What was done:

  •  A plan was devised to implement Place Linked Skill Development Training with focus on following three areas:-
  • Planning
  • Mobilization Of Youth
  • Effective Monitoring


  •  The project was successfully implemented and more than 1000 youths have been trained and placed in sectors of their choice with a better pay package.
  • District Planning office receive 2nd prize for effective utilization of fund.