Ahead of the free vaccination drive for all above 18 years of age, from June 21 onwards, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has launched a Customized Crash Course for COVID-19 Frontline Workers.
PM Narendra Modi launched the program today and informed that through this initiative, the government will be working towards preparing 1 lakh frontline workers in India.
The program will kickstart in 111 training centers across 26 states. It has been designed as a special program under the Central Component of Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana 3.0, with total financial outlay of Rs. 276 crore.
The Customized Crash Course for COVID-19 Frontline Workers will prepare skilled non-medical healthcare workers for present and future needs of manpower in the healthcare sector of the country.