“Agnipath is not only a great opportunity for young people to serve the country’s defense forces, but it will also provide highly disciplined and trained youth for the industry, including the Tata Group,” Chandrasekaran said in a statement. a statement.
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The Agnipath program, announced on June 14, plans to recruit young people aged 17½ to 21 for just four years, with a provision to retain 25% of them for an additional 15 years.
Later, the government extended the upper age limit to 23 for recruitment in 2022. Protests erupted in several states against the Center’s scheme.
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On the program, Mahindra said there is great employment potential for “Agniveers” in the corporate sector.
“Saddened by the violence around the #Agneepath program. When the program was brought up last year, I said – and I will say it again – that the discipline and skills acquired by Agniveers will make them eminently employable,” tweeted Mahindra.
The Mahindra Group welcomes the opportunity to recruit such trained and capable young people, he added.
Responding to Mahindra’s tweet, Goenka said, “RPG Group also welcomes the opportunity to employ the Agniveers. I hope other companies will also join us in making this commitment and ensuring our young people a coming.”
Expressing similar views, Mazumdar-Shaw tweeted, “I strongly believe that Agniveers will have a clear recruiting advantage in the industrial job market.”
Apollo Hospitals Group Co-Chief Executive Officer Sangita Reddy said in a tweet: “I strongly believe that the discipline and skills that #Agniveers will learn will provide the market-ready 4R sol prof industry. I hope sincerely that the industry will support the recruitment of such capable young people…”
General Manager of TVS Motor Company Sudarshan Venu said on Friday that the “Agnipath” program will have a significant positive impact on society and contribute greatly to nation building.
Last week, heated protests rocked several states including Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana and Telangana, while peaceful agitations were held in several places against the regime.