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Sewing Training Centre opened

Rural Development Department Eastern Province Director Nagaraja Thananseyan opening the centre. Picture by Sivam Packiyanathan
Rural Development Department Eastern Province Director Nagaraja Thananseyan opening the centre. Picture by Sivam Packiyanathan

A Sewing Training Centre was opened in Thalankuda in the Manmunai Pattu Arayampathy Secretarial Division on Saturday (30).

Rural Development Department Eastern Province Director Nagaraja Thananseyan said after opening the centre said that jobless graduates seek government jobs and waste their time.

He said that by learning sewing, rural youth can uplift their living standards. “They could produce various items of cotton which are in high demand interntionally. The Rural Development Department has facilities, machinery and personnel to train young people in dressmaking. Therefore you should make the maximum use of this opportunity,” he said..

Manmunai Pattu Arayampathy Division Secretary Sathiyananthy Namasivayam, Batticaloa District Rural Development Officer Kesawamoorthy Mohan, Senior Sawing Instructor Nivetha Ravichandran, Training Centre Sawing Instructor Chandrika Mahendraraja were present.