Varun Dhawan and Anushka Sharma signs as ambassadors of Skill India Campaign
Published: September 19, 2018
Bollywood stars Varun Dhawan and Anushka Sharma have been signed as ambassadors of Skill India Campaign to promote and endorse the Skill India Mission. The actors will next be seen in “Sui Dhaaga – Made in India”, which highlights the untapped potential of India’s talented craftsmen and skilled workers at the grassroot level and the challenges and issues faced by them. Varun plays a tailor named Mauji and Anushka essays the role of his wife and embroiderer Mamta. The film, which is directed by Sharat Katariya, hit the theatres on September 28, 2018. The Skill India Mission was launched by PM Narendra Modi on July 2015 to train over 40 crore people in different skills by 2022. It includes various initiatives of the government like “National Skill Development Mission”, “National Policy for Skill Development and Entrepreneurship 2015”, “Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY)” and the “Skill Loan scheme”.
Category: Government Schemes Current Affairs
Topics: Anushka Sharma • Cinema of India • Government of India • Katariya • Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship • Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana • Skill India • States and union territories of India • Sui Dhaaga • Varun Dhawan