New Delhi, July 17 -- In a bid to boost apprenticeship training in the country, the Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship (MSDE) today organised the 36th Meeting of the Central Apprenticeship Council (CAC) to discuss the new reforms to be introduced in apprenticeship training through amendments to Apprenticeship Rules, 1992. The 36th Central Apprenticeship Council aims to meet the aspirations of the Indian youth who strive to gain on-the-job training and secure better opportunities for employment.

Addressing the participants, Dr. Mahendra Nath Pandey, minister for skill development & entrepreneurship, said, "One of the key economic priority of our government is to make our economy into one with a GDP of five billion dollar in wh...