Ankush Singh

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Placed at:   West Khasi Hills, Meghalaya

Education: B. Tech (Electronics & Communication) from Uttar Pradesh Technical University

Prior work experience:

  • Ankush has over five years of experience in the software industry. He has worked with Amdocs Development Center Pvt. Ltd and Infosys Technologies Limited. He has been involved in the testing and development of software as well as in support projects as a technical expert and instructor

One key work during fellowship
Issue:

  • In backdrop of naxalism and insurgency, quarrying ban in Bihar and coal mining ban in Meghalaya had created window for extremist to recruit unemployed youth.

What was done:

  • Coordination with Programme implementing agencies, private sector organizations, government officials
    Multilayered micro mobilization drives were conducted
    Job fairs and counseling sessions were organized

Impact:

  • More than 500 young tribal and backward youth had been placed in Munger, Bihar
    More than 1000 youth had been placed in West Khasi Hills, Meghalaya
    Principal Secretary, Meghalaya and CEO, Bihar Rural Livelihood Promotion Society appreciated the efforts