KEONJHAR, Jan. 12 -- A district-level job fair was organised by the Odisha Skill Development Authority (OSDA) and Keonjhar district administration here on Friday.

As many as 33 companies, project implementing agencies participated in the fair in which 2,233 youths registered. After verification process and personal interview, a total of 908 youths were recruited by firms.

Another 507 youths were selected to undergo skill development training free of cost in different trades. Patna MLA Jagannath Naik inaugurated the fair in presence of Collector Ashish Thakare.

District Employment Officer and other officials of the district administration were present in the fair.

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